Our philosophy is that purposelessness and fear are the two risk biggest factors contributing to the rise in youth suicide, substance abuse, dropping out of school, increased risk of trafficing and sexual expolitation, and bullying. Our mission is to help young people to thoughtfully examine self-purpose and then develop strategies to help overcome self-limiting thoughts. We can help them to achieve a much higher quality of life and performance. More than just a TV show or a motivational speech, Scaly Adventures® is a powerful and positive influence in shaping the lives of young people.
Learn more about the unique mission of Scaly Adventures® and the amazing impact we are having around the world through our 60 episode broadcast television series "Scaly Adventures", social media, and live events by downloading our Help Us Help Kids organizational information sheet.
"Our programs are designed to help students understand that true success comes not only from knowing key Academic STEM concepts of:
SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - ENGINEERING - ARTS - MATH
but also from a very real understanding of the most important core CHARACTER concepts of teamwork and civility:
SEEING TOGETHER EVERYONE ACHIEVES MORE . "
Rick Curren, President / Co-founder
Meet the real American family behind the award-winning Scaly Adventures® Television Series
a lot of reality to make your dreams come true."
“Our show is more
about human conservation than anything else. We use animals as a hook to engage students and teach them lessons on bullying, drugs, racism, and other prominent issues affecting our society today. We need to address these things if we’re going to survive as a species”
Pierce Curren’s adventures continue on as he proudly serves in the US Army on active duty.
Currently, his military occupational specialty (MOS) is 91B, Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic. He has attained the rank of Specialist.
He is currently stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky with the 1st Brigade Combat Team of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault). He is Air Assault qualified, having passed one of the toughest academic skill courses in the U.S. Army. He has aspirations of a military career and one day joining ranks of the US Army Special Operations Command (SOCOM), like his dad.
Pierce always reminds young people to courageously and purposefully follow their passions in everything they choose to do in life.
SPECIALIST PIERCE ROBERT CURREN
UNITED STATES ARMY
the co-creator Social Media Director and Director of Education for Scaly Adventures
is an author, television host, motivational speaker
and media entrepreneur.
Tanya is a previously Nationally Board Certified Teacher with experience teaching and consulting in both public and private schools. She worked for Richland County Schools as both a class room teacher and also as an educational consultant. She has been recognized for her innovative and highly effective teaching methods.
Tanya is also the co-founder and sitting Board Member of Boundless Limits International, Inc., a federally recognized 501c3 organization. She is a 1995 graduate of Kennesaw State University and and is a 2018 Inductee of the Kennesaw State University's Bagwell College of Education Hall of Fame.
Tanya M. Curren
Rick is the Creator and Executive Producer of the broadcast
television series, Scaly Adventures, as well of the Co-Founder of the 501c3 non-profit
Limits International. He is also the co-founder of PROPPICS
Production Company, along with his wife, Tanya. He is an director, author,
television host, broadcast media creator, motivational speaker, and media
entrepreneur. He also has consulted on and produced several large-scale video
A service-disabled veteran of 16 years in the US ARMY, he is a Distinguished Military Graduate of Kennesaw State University, and is listed among their Notable Alumni. For his service in the US ARMY, Captain Curren received the Meritorious Service Medal. Rick is an FAA Certified Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Pilot, PADI Certified SCUBA Diver, and holds a Second Degree Blackbelt in Tae Kwon Do.
richard r. curren iii