Staff

Jackson Hole Alliance Staff

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Craig M. Benjamin
Executive Director

A decade ago, Craig was living the Jackson Hole dream—skiing 120 days a year and working service-industry jobs to feed his addiction for deep powder. Then one day, tired of his complaining about the big challenges facing our future, his wife Stacy told him to step up and take action. So he did. To augment […]

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Carter Cox
Development Director

Carter Cox joined the Alliance staff in spring 2015 to lead fundraising efforts. She stumbled upon an opportunity at the National Museum of Wildlife Art and moved to Jackson in 2013. The chance to work for an organization bridging relationships between art and conservation quickly flourished to a deep love for the Jackson community, rooted […]

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Mary W. Gibson
Community Planning Director

Mary W. Gibson grew up in California’s Santa Clara Valley back when spring painted the valley floor pink and white in a carpet of blossoming fruit trees. She witnessed its transformation into Silicon Valley as the orchards were tilled to make way for seemingly endless roads and subdivisions. It’s no wonder that after graduating from […]

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Skye Schell
Civic Engagement Director

Skye moved to Jackson to combine his two passions: being outside and getting people involved in making democracy work. Skye grew up in suburban Virginia and Texas, and finally found “home” when he worked in the mountains of northern New Mexico as a backpacking guide during college summers. He studied computer science, social / political […]

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Siva Sundaresan
Conservation Director

Siva has never really outgrown his childhood passion for watching wild animals. As a child in urban India, opportunities to see wildlife were few; still, Siva managed to escape to nearby forests whenever he could. After completing his undergraduate degree, he found a way to travel to India’s wildest places by assisting on a tiger […]

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Dawn Webster
Operations Manager

Dawn Webster grew up in the Tampa Bay area. She fell in love with Jackson while visiting her brother in 1995, took a slight detour to live in Portland, Oregon, and moved here permanently in 2004. She graduated with a B.A. in Wellness Education from the University of South Florida, and is a certified fitness […]

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Marisa Wilson
Communications and Field Coordinator

  Though Marisa has had a lifelong passion for volunteering, her real interest in non-profit work began as a student at Iowa State University (Go Cyclones!) where she was an integral part of founding and growing a young non-profit, Hopeful Africa. The organization partnered with schools in Kenya to enhance educational opportunities in the local […]

Phone: (307) 733-9417
info@jhalliance.org
685 S. Cache St. PO Box 2728
Jackson, Wyoming 83001