Other American Voices

Jeffrey Waggoner

Jeff grew up in an outdoor oriented home, he majored in forestry and then went back to school in the 90’s to become an attorney.  A hobby of his is wildlife photography.  He is searching…
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Rick Lamplugh

Rick Lamplugh lives in Gardiner, Montana, at Yellowstone’s north gate. He writes to protect wildlife and preserve wildlands. In his new book, Deep into Yellowstone: A Year’s Immersion in Grandeur and Controversy, Rick digs into…
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Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith is a member of the Ho-Chunk tribe and is the Executive Director of Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf.  

Fred Ramsey

The life of a statistician can be more interesting than you might first think. Take Dr. Fred Ramsey, a Statistical Ecologist, who has performed wildlife surveys all over the world. He’s worked in Madagascar, the…
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Krista Beasly

Krista Beasly is a White Mountain Apache Wolf Biologist.

Ann Priapi

Ann Priapi is a Middle School Teacher from New York “Before becoming a teacher, I worked for the USDA as a laboratory technician. The book Silent Spring by Rachel Carson had a tremendous impact on…
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Jacob Pellinen

Jacob lives in Denver Colorado and studies at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. “Creating a healthier society should go beyond healthcare, and extend to creating a healthier environment. Part of creating a healthier…
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Greg Mikkelson

Greg Mikkelson is an Associate Professor from Vermont. Greg grew up in Kansas, but spent most summers of his youth in the North Woods of Wisconsin, the state where he was born. Having gone to…
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Lupe Anguiano

Lupe Anguiano is from Santa Barbara, California and is the Founder and Executive Director of Stewards of the Earth. “Pesticide control is an important issue to our community. Especially because of our proximity to the…
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Charen Fegard

Charen Fegard is a Recycling and Toxics Educator and single mom in Vermont After leaving an RN program and earning a bachelor’s degree in Biology, Charen Fegard worked in the Civil Service in Haz-Mat Environmental…
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