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Our Team

Jeff co-founded his advertising and publishing company nearly three decades years ago in Telluride, Colorado, while following his dream to live, work and play in a mountain ski resort town. Skiing and mountain biking are his playtime passions along with boating on Jackson Lake with his wife Jill and their four girls.

JEFF BUSH

JEFF BUSH

Owner/Publisher
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A true mountain girl, Kristal was born in Telluride, Colorado. She studied graphic design in Arizona before founding Kristal Graphics in 2004. Kristal has been an integral part of J.C. Bush Creative Media for more than 20 years. She’s helped the company publish numerous award-winning magazines and guides. When she isn’t making words and images harmonize on a page, Kristal and her husband, Jon, love traveling, golfing, camping, and spending time with friends and family.

KRISTAL FRANKLIN

KRISTAL FRANKLIN

Creative Director
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Evie is a writer and editor who lives for cheap travel. She’s skied out of a camper van in the Japanese Alps, overcome dengue fever in Indonesia, lived in a tent on a beach in Martinique, and studied yoga in India—but she keeps coming back to the American West. Evie studied journalism at the University of Denver and publishing at New York University. She also likes wooing neighborhood cats, skiing, and trail running.

EVIE CARRICK

EVIE CARRICK

Managing Editor
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Originally from Philadelphia, Connie made her way to the Tetons via Kauai, Hawaii, to be near her family in Victor, Idaho. She is an avid yogini who teaches Hatha yoga in Jackson, Victor, and Kauai, where she escapes for a while each winter. Connie enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering for Grand Teton Music Festival, Jackson Hole Therapeutic Riding Association, and other local nonprofits.

CONNIE TYLER

CONNIE TYLER

Sales Executive
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A 30-year Jackson Hole resident, David combines his skills as a professional photographer, mountain guide, and ski patroller in order to maintain an active outdoor lifestyle. In his spare time, he enjoys working with local nonprofits through education and photography, and exploring lesser-known mountain regions.

DAVID BOWERS

DAVID BOWERS

Photographer
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Born in Idaho, Madison grew up with a passion for the outdoors and the beauty of the west. After pursuing a graduate degree in Art History, she found the rare opportunity to combine mountain town living and a career in the arts working for the Jackson Hole Art Auction. When she’s not busy posting, gramming, snapping, tweeting, sharing, or pinning, Madison enjoys hiking, taking pictures, making pies, snuggling her cat, reading, and other nerdy pursuits—which she then shares on social media.

MADISON WEBB

MADISON WEBB

Web Editor/Social Media
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Our Contributors

Molly has been supporting her outdoor habit by freelance writing since 2010. Like most people who make their home in the Tetons, Molly likes to bike, hike, ski, climb, boat, and look at flowers, birds, and wildlife. She loves working as a journalist because it allows her to learn more about the people, places, and businesses that make the Tetons special.

MOLLY ABSOLON

MOLLY ABSOLON

Writer
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Lara is a visual storyteller who loves capturing people and places with her camera. A former field biologist and educator, Lara enjoys adventuring with her family, recreating in the mountains, gardening, and seeking out her next favorite song. She is originally from the Pacific Northwest and is delighted to call the Tetons home.

LARA AGNEW

LARA AGNEW

Photographer
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Christopher is a freelance writer and photographer who is native to Wyoming. After graduating from the University of Wyoming, Bancroft sought to cover hunting, fishing, and travel stories. Though the Cowboy State is his home and primary hunting ground, he frequently travels internationally. The locations he has journeyed include remote Caribbean islands, Central Asia, Europe, and of course, the American West. His stories convey the importance of cultural and environmental conservation while maintaining an undertone of sincere adventure.

CHRISTOPHER BANCROFT

CHRISTOPHER BANCROFT

Writer
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Raised in the box canyon of Telluride, Colorado, Katherine has always had a deep appreciation and love for staggering mountain ranges and the adventures that happen in them. Her adventures always bring her back to writing, creative endeavors, reading, and spending timewith those who will join her on her next big mountain bike ride, ultra, or ski tour adventure.

KATHERINE BUSH

KATHERINE BUSH

Writer
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Michelle is a freelance writer and producer whose work has appeared in everything from local publications to The New York Times. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Michelle has called the Tetons home for the past six years. Her favorite writing assignments usually involve food, and her last meal on earth would include Charleston-style shrimp and grits and a glass of Barolo.

MICHELLE DELONG

MICHELLE DELONG

Writer
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Monica spends her time writing, skiing, and traveling the world for corporate events. She’s most at home in the mountains and nature, and enjoys ski coaching at JHMR every winter. Monica shares stories of outdoor adventures on her award-winning blog, Mountain Monica.

MONICA FEDRIGO

MONICA FEDRIGO

Writer
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Chris is most well known for his high-angle mountain photography. A former hotshot firefighter in Alaska and a longtime Exum Mountain Guide in the Tetons, Chris has used a rare mix of grit and skill to capture images of mountain athletes from Jimmy Chin to Jeremy Jones in locations from Greenland to the Andes to Alaska to the Himalayas.

CHRIS FIGENSHAU

CHRIS FIGENSHAU

Photographer
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Born and raised at the foot of the Tetons, Carson is passionate about the outdoors, especially with his camera in hand. As a skier and climber, he captures meaningful stories as a participant in the sports he documents.

CARSON MEYER

CARSON MEYER

Photographer
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Hailing from Louisiana, Lindley found her home and career in the Tetons 10 years ago. She’s a photographer adept at capturing the spirit of local businesses, spaces, people, and events. When she’s not behind the lens, you’ll usually find her hiking, skiing, and exploring in the Tetons.

LINDLEY RUST

LINDLEY RUST

Photographer
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Jonathan creates visual motion in still images while taking photos of people, pets, and this place that has been his home for three decades. Mountain biking, windsurfing, and all modes of skiing are what he does less of now that he spends so much time hiking with his pup, Lucy.

JONATHAN SELKOWITZ

JONATHAN SELKOWITZ

Photographer
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A Jackson Hole native, Melissa is a freelance writer with a focus on the West. She holds degrees from the University of Chicago and University of Montana. When she’s not scribbling stories onto blank pages, she enjoys fly-fishing, camping, and cooking with her husband and children, Hazel and Arlen.

MELISSA THOMASMA

MELISSA THOMASMA

Writer
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Like many others, when Lexey moved to Jackson right out of college, she had no intention of being here 35 years later. And yet — fast forward to one (happy) marriage, four dogs, four career shifts, and more river trips, powder days, and trail runs than you can count — here we are.

LEXEY WAUTERS

LEXEY WAUTERS

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What Our Readers Are Saying

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