Do you feel that the Big Wood River is what connects everyone in the valley? That it offers sustenance to living creatures of all kinds, especially our native trout, and that without it — the Sun Valley area would be a shell of its former self?
Meet the motley crew behind
Project Big Wood.
We're a collective of individuals, all with a shared passion and commitment to protecting and preserving the life source of the Wood River Valley.
Our approach is modern yet rooted in tradition—we believe in the power of community voice and collaboration. From passionate river guides and players to experienced entrepreneurs and enthusiastic community members, our team brings diverse skills and perspectives. Whether organizing community events, collaborating with partners, or educating the public on policies, we aim to create a healthier, more sustainable future for Big Wood River.
Amanda Bauman, Executive Director
Spencer Cordovano, Community Outreach
Kenny Van Zant, President
Nick Miller, Treasurer
Stoddard Rowley, Board Member
Ross Copperman, Board Member
Jean-Marie Bousquet, Digital Communications
Kendall Verge, Graphic Design
Avery Ardovino, Digital Design