April joined Grand Teton Association (GTA) in early 2018 and oversees the execution of GTA's mission supporting Grand Teton National Park, Bridger-Teton National Forest, and the National Elk Refuge. Prior to joining GTA, April spent over 25 years in non-profit, educational program development, leadership, and administration. April's past experience includes serving as Academic Director for the School for International Training's semester abroad in Cairns, Australia and as a founding faculty member of Landmark College in Putney, Vermont, and the Teton Science School's (TSS) Graduate Program in Kelly, Wyoming. She most recently served as Associate Executive Director and Vice President for Educator Development for TSS.
Tracy Logan, a native of Wyoming, arrived in Jackson 24 years ago with the idea of raising a family. Catching the nonprofit bug, she grounded herself in the field that has given her so much in return. Tracy has spent the last 14 years connecting young adults from all over the country to the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem as the Director of the Kelly Campus for the Teton Science Schools. The opportunity to become the Director of Operations for Grand Teton Association, a position which fosters a connection with the outdoors and provides the ability to help support public lands, in early 2019 was a dream come true. Outside of work Tracy enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.
Erin’s affiliation with GTA began in May of 1992 when she spent a summer working as a sales associate. During that summer, Erin met people who were passionate about protecting public lands. She recognized that a career with GTA provided an outlet to express her creative side through interpretive products and merchandising. Since then Erin has advanced within the organization to serve in her current capacity as Director of Retail Operations. Before landing with GTA Erin was a volunteer English teacher in China and created merchandise for musicians. Erin is now surrounded by nature, which she uses as inspiration while developing GTA’s retail business.
Judy came on board as Accounting Manager in March of 2009. She was seeking a new challenge and was drawn to GTA because of its diversity. Working with partnering agencies and a variety of funding sources appealed to her interest in professional development. Judy brought 20 years of accounting and bookkeeping experience working with both for-profit and non-profit organizations. Judy feels a connection to all of GTA’s partners and their missions. She is honored to be part of protecting the beauty of, and recreating on, our public lands.
Lori’s employment with GTA began in the summer of 2015. Her time was split between working as a seasonal administrative assistant and sales associate at the Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center. She then worked as year-round administrative assistant before promoting to Inventory Manager in the fall of 2017. Lori’s background working with numbers in bookkeeping and problem solving gives her a solid foundation for inventory management. She is committed to providing support for her coworkers and appreciates having opportunities to advance her career within the Association.
Sarah first joined GTA in 2015 as a seasonal sales associate. She then returned in 2016 as a lead, before being promoted to Store Manager in 2017. On her free time, Sarah enjoys hiking, photography, and camping. Her love of public lands led her to work for GTA. Now she has the pleasure of working with a wonderful group of individuals within an organization that helps preserve a place that is deeply precious to her.
Elizabeth Gardner joined GTA as the webstore associate in June of 2018. Elizabeth moved to Grand Teton after her husband accepted a job with the National Park Service in 2017. Before joining GTA, Elizabeth worked mostly in the environmental field with government and non-profit organizations. She is excited to join an organization that helps support our public lands and provides educational materials that help foster a sense of stewardship among visitors.
Danielle moved from Kansas City, Missouri in 2012 and joined Grand Teton Association (GTA) in 2014. She began her career with GTA, working as a seasonal employee. Now, she is employed full time, year round as the Warehouse Lead. Danielle enjoys the fast pace of the warehouse during the summer months. Her knowledge of inventory systems and merchandise allocation enables her to provide valuable support to retail locations.
Jeremiah has spent his life in the Rockies, first working for the Rocky Mountain Conservancy, which supports Rocky Mountain National Park. Today, Jackson, Wyoming joining Grand Teton Association(GTA) in the spring of 2017. Working for GTA is fulfilling to him because it not only supports Grand Teton National Park, but the National Elk Refuge and Bridger-Teton National Forest. When not working at the National Elk Refuge, Jeremiah enjoys spending time mountain biking, bird watching, snowboarding, and kayaking.