Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance Staff
Skye Schell
Executive Director

Executive Director Skye Schell is a Jackson resident with a decade of experience in conservation. Before serving as Executive Director, Skye led the Alliance’s Civic Engagement program and Conservation Leadership Institute for three years, building a powerful base of community and political support for conservation. Skye’s love for wildlife and wild places began as a […]

Dawn Webster
Operations Director

Operations Director 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 […]

Leah Zamesnik
Conservation Policy Manager

Conservation Policy Manager After an early life moving around the country and world as a Navy brat, Leah is excited to have finally settled in Jackson and to call this gorgeous valley home. A younger Leah that spent her days playing in the empty fields of an olive farm in Sicily would be excited to […]

Molly Watters
Development & Communications Manager

Development & Communications Manager Molly grew up visiting Jackson Hole every summer with her family, and somehow hasn’t missed a year yet. Otherwise living outside of Chicago, the Tetons inspired her to appreciate nature, enjoy playing outside, and care that special places stay special. As she got older, she began to notice discussions about land […]

Tisa Djahangiri
Community Engagement Associate

Community Engagement Associate Tisa Djahangiri is the Alliance’s newest staff member, stepping into the role of Community Engagement Associate. Tisa grew up on a small farm in North Texas where she developed a deep connection with nature. She attended Texas State University for a B.S. in Physical Geography, a minor in Geology, and a certificate […]

Ryan Nourai
Outreach Associate

Field Organizer Ryan, like so many of us, had a chance encounter within the valley of Jackson during a road trip that cut though the little town. Left with an impression, he daydreamed of the Tetons for the years to come, until in his adult life when he decided to visit for a summer. Since […]

Brooke Sausser
Community Planning Manager

Brooke grew up near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and first realized her love for national parks on a family road trip to the Tetons at the impressionable age of fourteen. She went on to study Conservation Planning and Management, including coursework in urban planning, at the University of Idaho. After a stint at Mount Rushmore National Memorial […]

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685 S. Cache St. PO Box 2728
Jackson, Wyoming 83001