Staff Members

  • Eric Grace, Executive Director

    Eric assumed the Executive Director position of the Kaniksu Land Trust in August, 2011. Since taking the helm, he has increased the staff from two to five full time-positions, and overseen numerous conservation projects. Most importantly, however, is his overseeing … Read More »

  • Regan Plumb, Land Protection Specialist

    A native of eastern Washington, Regan came home to the Northwest in 2007, drawn back to the area’s inherent beauty, temperate climate, and outstanding natural resources.  She settled with her family in Bonners Ferry, where she lived for 6 years, before … Read More »

  • Suzanne Tugman, Director of Community Outreach

    Suzanne and her husband Rod moved to Sandpoint 19 years ago with their three young children to build their life in the vast beauty of this region. Suzanne is an avid reader of books that appease her curious nature and … Read More »

  • Anne Mitchell, Administrative Assistant

    A member of staff since early 2010, Anne is well suited to managing the multitude of details that arise in the daily operation of the office. She possesses very strong organizational skills and a keen eye for detail. Anne studied … Read More »

  • Dave Kretzschmar, Environmental Educator

    I often say I have four mentors, all deceased: John Muir, Helen and Scott Nearing, and H.D. Thoreau.  In my opinion, their intelligence and passion are as relevant to me and to our world today as when they wrote and walked on this earth.  My … Read More »

  • Cami Murray, Programs and Development Associate

    Cami is a proud native of Sandpoint, Idaho, having grown up enjoying all of the amazing experiences our local outdoors has to offer. After graduating from Sandpoint High, she spent time living in Walla Walla, Athens, Greece, and New York … Read More »