Our communications team works all over the country with the press and with our volunteers to keep them up to speed on all the great work we do on the ground and in the policy arena.
For media inquiries:
National Communications Director
Chris Hunt is TU’s national editorial director in charge of digital content. He is based in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
Call Chris: (208) 406-9106
Shauna Stephenson is the National Communications Director for Trout Unlimited. She is based in Pony, Montana.
Call Shauna: (307) 757-7861
Josh Duplechian is TU’s senior producer. He is based in Denver, Colorado.
Call Josh: (208) 241-4026
Jenny Weis is the communications director and digital advocacy specialist for TU’s Alaska Program. She is based in Anchorage, Alaska.
Call Jenny: (952) 210-7095
Kirk Deeter is the vice president and editor-in-chief of TROUT Media. He is based in Pine, Colorado.
Call Kirk: (303) 838-8708
Samantha Carmichael is the deputy editor of TROUT Magazine. She is based in Texas.
Call Samantha: (682) 248-6739
Sam Davidson is the California Communications Director. He is based on the Central Coast of California.
Call Sam: (831) 235-2542.
Brett Prettyman is the communications director for the Western Water & Habitat, Science and Headwaters (youth initiative) programs. He is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Call Brett: (801) 209-5320.
Mark Taylor is the Eastern region communications director. He covers all states east of the Mississippi River, and is based in Roanoke, Virginia.
Call Mark: (540) 353-3556.
Kara Armano is the Southwest region communications director, covering Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona. She is based near Durango, Colorado.
Call Kara: (970) 319-5708.