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Have you ever been to Jackson Hole, Wyoming? Well, The Jackson Hole Connection is about sharing the stories from people connected to this small place in Western Wyoming which has had a huge impact on the rest of the world. Since the days of Indians and Trappers to the early days of some of the first settlers, Jackson Hole has attracted people who love adventure, value the natural setting and have some great stories to tell. The host, Stephan Abrams, has been a resident of Jackson Hole since ...
 
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**If you’ve already listened to the shorter interview with Rocky Vertone on November 20th, please enjoy part two of the conversation. If you haven’t yet listened to part one of the interview, please skip to the previous recording for the full episode. ** In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Rocky Vertone. Rocky…
 
**Updated 11.20.20 - Full Episode** In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Rocky Vertone. Rocky is a father, husband, skater, DJ, and business owner. Rocky is the owner of Full Circle Frameworks, a custom picture frame shop. He is also the Co-Founder of Four4 Productions, which he founded with the late DJ King We…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Gavin Fine. Gavin is a father, entrepreneur, chef, sommelier, mentor and an aspiring ski bum. Originally from Chicago, Gavin moved out to Jackson almost 25 years ago to pursue the ski town lifestyle. Fast forward - Gavin is now the Owner of The Fine Dining Restaurant Group a…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Fred Kingwill. Fred is originally from Michigan and moved out to Jackson back in 1980 to be the Public Information Officer for the Forest Service. While working in the Forest Service was Fred’s main career, his passion has always been painting with watercolors. In this episo…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Andrew Munz. Andrew is an actor, director, producer, and author of the new book “I Can Ski Forever: A Modern Day Jackson Hole Epic.” The “I Can Ski Forever” book is a collection of skits, songs, and scenes from the popular I Can Ski Forever shows that were performed in Jacks…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Lindsay Linton Buk. Lindsay is a fifth-generation Wyoming native, photographer, speaker, and the Director of the Women in Wyoming project. Her project’s mission is to tell the inspiring stories of contemporary Wyoming women through art and media, celebrating their achievemen…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Carol Mann. Carol has gained an eclectic mix of work experience throughout her life. She has been a radio personality, journalist, a leadership consultant in the computer industry, entrepreneur, workshop facilitator, personal transformation consultant, and a clairvoyant. Car…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Sara Flitner. Sara grew up in Shell, Wyoming, and moved out to Jackson Hole after college in 1990. Since coming to Jackson, Sara has served as the Mayor of Jackson, started a consulting business, and recently formed the non-profit organization Becoming Jackson Whole. Becomin…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Melissa Turley. Melissa moved to the valley over 20 years ago and has been an active community member ever since. She has served as a Teton County Commissioner and was on the Jackson town council for almost ten years. Currently, she is the Executive Director of the Teton Vil…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Jim Darwiche. Jim was born in Southern Lebanon, went to school in Beirut and made his way to the U.S. to study aeronautical engineering at the Northrop Institute. After working in the airline industry for one year in Lebanon he decided to come back to the U.S. and eventually…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Mark Newcomb. Mark was born in Teton County and has worn many hats over the years including climbing and skiing guide, ski patroller, avalanche course instructor and is a former part-time owner of Exum Climbing Guides. Mark currently serves as one of five Teton County Commis…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with David Gessner. David is a husband, father, editor, professor, and a New York Times bestselling author. David has published eleven books, including his latest work Leave It As It Is: A Journey Through Theodore Roosevelt's American Wilderness and the New York Times bestselling…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Cathy Shill. Cathy is the Founder and Owner of Hole Hiking Experience, a year-round company that offers guided hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and wildlife tours. In this episode, Cathy talks about how she landed in Jackson Hole in the 80s, started her business, an…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Ed Brenegar. Ed is the first return guest on The Jackson Hole Connection. Stephan first visited with Ed back in episode 3, just under two years ago. Ed is the founder of Circle of Impact Leadership, an author, father and ordained presbyterian minister. We wanted to bring Ed …
 
Stephan and his family are hitting the road for a vacation to California to see their relatives. In this episode, Stephan quickly revisits two recent episodes that shouldn’t be missed. Episode 94 – Not Yet A Local with Jim Rooks Episode 97 – Designing Leadership and Finding Balance with John Kanengieter We will return next week for a new episode of…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Chris Koch. Chris is known to some as Dr. Koch, known to others as The Cowboy or The Cowboy Chiropractor. Chris moved out to Wyoming from Wisconsin back in 1972. Originally Chris settled in Rock Springs to help open a Chiropractic office, but after 6 months, he decided to ma…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Jeanette “Moosie” Woodling. Moosie was born on Halloween in 1922. After being laid off from Goodyear Tire in Akron Ohio after work slowed because of the end of WWII, Jenette decided she wanted to live and work in a national park. In 1950, Jenette hopped on a train to start h…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Morgan Jaouen. Morgan is the Executive Director of the Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum. In this episode, Morgan shares about visiting Jackson for the first time, working at Signal Mountain, and pursuing her dream job. Stephan and Morgan talk about some interesting…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Jeff Moran. Jeff is the Chief Marketing Officer of the Jackson Hole Ski and Snowboard Club, an emcee of many local events and the host of Cabin Fever Story Slam, a program by the Teton County Library. In this episode, Jeff gives a little history of Jackson Hole Ski and Snowb…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with John Kanengieter. John is a mountain guide, avid backcountry hiker, thought leader, speaker, and a Principal at Zero Point Partners. Zero Point Partners is a leadership and executive management consulting firm based in Wilson, WY. In this episode, John talks about mountain c…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Kenneth Thomasma. After 12 years of working at a summer camp in Montana, Ken fell in love with the mountains. In 1977, Ken and his wife decided to make them their home and left Michigan to move out to Jackson Hole. Moving out to Jackson gave Ken the time he needed to write h…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Virginia Powell Symons & Margaret Rose Breffeilh, the organizers and board chairs of the Teton Valley Balloon Rally. Both Virginia and Margaret arrived in the Jackson Hole area in 2001. Virginia operates an event planning business called Vibrant Events and Magaret is the Own…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Jim Rooks. Jim’s family lineage in Jackson Hole dates back to 1905 when Roy and Frank Van Vleck left Michigan and headed west. A year later in 1906, they formed the Jackson Mercantile in what is known as the clubhouse building on the town square. Even though Jim spent most o…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Laura West Soltau. Laura made her way to Jackson in 2007 after taking an Americorp volunteer position at Teton Literacy Center. After working in a variety of roles, Laura has worked her way up to Executive Director. In this episode, Laura talks about the importance of litera…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Rich Ochs. Rich discovered Jackson Hole after taking a summer job in the Grand Teton National Park over 20 years ago. Rich now holds the important role of Teton County Emergency Management Coordinator. Through planning, communication and training Rich has helped Teton County…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Samuel Singer. Samuel is the Founder and Executive Director of Wyoming Stargazing, a local non-profit whose mission is to educate and inspire through Wyoming’s extraordinary skies. In this episode, Samuel talks about turning a passion for the outdoors and astronomy into a th…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Macey Mott. Macey is a Jackson Hole native and the founder/artistic director of Riot Act Inc., a local theater company. In this episode, Macey talks about producing a wide array of plays and musicals, the supportive artist community of Jackson, and how Riot Act is continuing…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Monika Ziehl. Monika is a Sheridan native, ultra runner and currently a race director for The Jackson Hole Marathon and Half Marathon. In this episode, Monika talks about how she is honoring her late husband by running a half marathon every day in May to help raise money for…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Ty Mack. Ty is a partner and co-founder of 460 Bread, an artisan bread company based in Driggs, ID. In this episode, Ty talks about moving from work with the Friends of the Teton River as a hydrologist into starting an artisan bread company without any commercial baking expe…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Ali Milburn. Ali is the Founder and Executive Director of Hole Food Rescue. Hole Food Rescue’s mission is to reduce food waste and food insecurity in Jackson Hole. In this episode, Ali talks about how she turned a passion of saving food from the dumpster into a thriving non-…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Ben Roth. Ben moved out to Jackson Hole back in 1996 to help run Rancho Alegre Lodge. After starting a restaurant on the Town Square, Ben discovered he was more passionate about creating a feast for the eyes and started pursuing art full-time. In this episode, Ben talks abou…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Chef Jason Mitchell. Chef Jason is the head Chef and a partner at Hole Bowl. When he isn’t in the kitchen, he can be heard on KHOL as the host of The Grand Table, a show where he mixes up a blend of fine cuisine and music. In this episode, Chef Jason talks about his experien…
 
In this week’s special episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Michael Moeri. Michael has been helping edit the Jackson Hole Connection podcast since its inception over 83 weeks ago. Michael fell in love with Jackson Hole after working in the Grand Teton National Park during his freshman summer in college back in 2003. After nin…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Mike Randall. Mike has helped build an institution at Teton Barber Shop. After 38 years of cutting hair, Mike will be selling his share of the Teton Barber Shop and hanging up his shears. In this episode, Mike shares some fantastic stories of life inside the barbershop as we…
 
In this special episode, Stephan revisits a few episodes of the Jackson Hole Connection that may be helpful during the current COVID-19 crisis. Take a look back on these episodes for so much needed inspiration and uplifting messaging: Igniting Change with Ed Brenegar How to Have Difficult but Necessary Conversations with Dave Kampfschulte Episode 2…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Anne Fish. Anne is the motivational speaker, Real Estate Advisor, University of Wyoming graduate, world traveler, former flight attendant and author of the book Risk Formation. Stephan and Anne talk about achieving goals, taking risks, and changing life paths. To directly co…
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Shane Hollingsworth. Shane is a husband, father, long time Jackson local and an entrepreneur who started Tormack Custom Screen Printing. Stephan and Shane talk about growing up in Jackson Hole, being a parent, falling in and out of love with the Valley and the importance of …
 
In this week’s episode of the Jackson Hole Connection, Stephan visits with Brian Kuhn. Brian is the Youth Workers Specialist for Soul Shop. In this special episode, Stephan and Brian talk about an important issue that affects millions of people, but can be a very difficult subject to discuss- suicide. If you or someone you know are thinking about s…
 
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