Kari Schauss

Kari Schauss

Chair

Passions: Family, friends, health, nature and Montana.

Words to live by: My greatest struggle will produce my deepest strength.

Favorite Food: Mexican anything.

Ashley Ostheimer Hilliard

Ashley Ostheimer Hilliard

Vice Chair

Words to live by: “Nothing about us without us.” James Charlton

Hobbies: Hiking, music, family adventures, reading, learning, volunteering!

Favorite Food: Anything chocolate – the darker the better.

Pamela Cutler

Pamela Cutler

Secretary

Words to live by: Always give 100%, except when you are donating blood.

Relaxations: Being outside, hiking, biking XC skiing.

Favorite Food: Main favorite: Chocolate / Healthy favorite: greens & berries.

Brett Calahan

Brett Calahan

Treasurer

Hobbies: Playing with kids, fishing, hunting and skiing.

Favorite Quote:  The game of golf is like life, in that you can’t win you just play.  – unknown

Favorite Food: Freshly caught Lingcod.

Lisa Coon

Lisa Coon

Hobbies: Attending powwows with my daughter and watching her dance. Visiting with friends.

Relaxation: Sewing & beading.

Favorite Food: Indian tacos.

Kat Cowley

Kat Cowley

Hobbies: True Crime documentaries and embroidery (usually at the same time). I’m half way through covering a denim jacket in hand made patches.

Favorite Quote: “Instructions for living a life: Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” – Mary Oliver

Favorite Food: My mom’s spaghetti and meatballs, we’ve been making “mama meatballs” together as long as I can remember!

Sam Duncan

Sam Duncan

Skills: Pop country karaoke.

Passions: Anti-racism, decolonization, and staring lovingly at my dog.

Favorite Food: Too hard to pick! Mashed potatoes, strawberries, arugula.

Rick England

Rick England

Values: faith, honesty, family, and loving sincerely.

Relaxation: Nature, hot tubbing, natural springs, walking, reading, and good movies.

Favorite Food: Fresh Seafood! Lobster, crab, scallops, shrimps, calamari, and clams!

Hope Fisher

Hope Fisher

Hobbies: anything with my family – outdoors, travel, skiing, boating, hiking!

Favorite Quote: “If you judge people, you have not time to love them.”

Favorite Food: Blackened Chicken Caesar Salad.

Daliyah Killsback

Daliyah Killsback

Hobbies: Hiking, running, baking, reading, painting, and learning about indigenous foods.

Favorite Quote: “The land is the real teacher.  All we need as students is mindfulness.” – Robin Wall Kimmerer

Favorite Food: Pad Thai and Dim Sum.

Kristina King

Kristina King

Relaxation: Hiking, camping, and sitting in silence by a stream.

Hobbies: Definitely cooking, inventing & perfecting new recipes!

Favorite Food: Authentic tamales, almost all veggies – especially roasted – and melons!

Hannah Santa Cruz

Hannah Santa Cruz

Favorite Quote: “Comparison is the thief of joy.”

Hobbies: hot springs, spending time with family & friends, baking.

Favorite Food: Fish tacos.

Dan Seman

Dan Seman

Hobbies: Making lots of sawdust.

Relaxations: The Great Outdoors

Favorite Food: Most anything that lives underwater.

Stephanie Wright

Stephanie Wright

Values: Community & Adventure.

Favorite Quote: “Trust your gut. Forgive yourself. Be grateful.” – Cheryl Strayed

Favorite Food: Anything breakfast related.