Our Team

Fishtrap Staff

Fishtrap Board of Directors

Susan Badger Jones

Susan Badger-Jones

President

Kate Carman

Director

Janie Tippett

Director

Katherine Stickroth

Vice President

Kate Forster

Director

Mellie Pullman

Treasurer

Pamela Royes

Director

Elizabeth Oliver

Secretary

Joella Arment

Director

Fishtrap Advisors

Molly Gloss

Novelist, books include The Jump Off Creek and The Hearts of Horses

Lizzie Grossman

Former literary agent, writer on environmental and public policy issues, author of High-Tech Trash

Jim Hepworth

Professor emeritus at Lewis-Clark State College, publisher at Confluence Press

Marc Jaffe

Retired editor and publisher, Bantam Books, Random House, and Houghton-Mifflin

Teresa Jordan

Artist, writer, books include Field Notes from Yosemite: Apprentice to Place and Riding the White Horse Home

Al Josephy

Environmental Pler, Washington State Dept. of Ecology; adjunct faculty in Environmental Sciences at The Evergreen State College

Bill Kittredge

Retired professor, University of Montana, author of Owning It All and Hole in the Sky and co-editor of The Last Best Place: A Montana Anthology

Craig Lesley

Author of The Sky Fisherman and Storm Riders; on the faculty of Pacific University’s Low Residency MFA program

Jonathan Nicholas

Former columnist and editorial board member of the Oregonian, Vice President at Moda Health

Diane Josephy Peavey

Rancher, writer, author of Bitterbrush Country

Kate Power

singer, songwriter, former owner of Artichoke Music in Portland, Music School Director at Dusty Strings in Seattle

Jack Shoemaker

Editorial Director of Counterpoint Press

Primus St. John

Poet, retired professor, Portland State University, author of Communion

Peter Sears

Former Oregon Poet Laureate, teaches in the low residency writing program at Pacific University

Kim Stafford

Director, Northwest Writing Institute at Lewis and Clark College; author of Early Morning: Remembering My Father and 100 Tricks Every Boy Can Do: How My Brother Disappeared

Luis Alberto Urrea

Writer, professor, author of The Hummingbird’s Daughter, Queen of America, and Devil’s Highway

Rich Wandschneider

Founding director of Fishtrap, director of  The Alvin M. and Betty Josephy Library of Western History and Culture

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