Wally Van Sickle

Wally Van Sickle

In 1986, after earning a B.S. in Zoology, Wally volunteered to assist conservation biologists in Kenya. Eventually, Wally returned to the States to earn an M.S. in Zoology and develop

Gailmarie Kimmel

Gailmarie joined the IDEA WILD team in January 2020.  She brings a B.S. in Biology, two Master’s degrees, and over four decades of leadership in non-profit and university programs focused

Harrison Goodale

A professional bass player, Harrison co-founded Sustain Nature and Music, an innovative conservation non-profit.  He joined the IDEA WILD team in January 2020.

Betsy Burton

Owner, Lyons Farmette, Lyons, Colorado I am honored to serve on IDEA WILD’s board and am invested because of the incredible support that is given to scientists all over the

Jim Quinlan

Owner, Jax Outdoor Gear Farm and Ranch, Fort Collins, Colorado As an entrepreneur, I focus most of my time and work figuring out ways to better serve JAX customers to

Rich Reading

Director of Research and Conservation, Butterfly Pavilion, Westminster, Colorado I am invested in the success of IDEA WILD, because it offers one of the best methods available to empower conservationists