Jim Cooper

Jim joined the Northern Plains staff in 2018 to oversee the care and maintenance of the Home on the Range office. Before coming to Northern Plains, Jim built a robust […]

Gusty Catherin-Sauer

Gusty was born and raised in central Idaho and spent many summers in eastern Montana, visiting ranches where her father was working. She earned her undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies […]

Caroline Canarios

Caroline started with Northern Plains in 2018 as a Community Organizer. Before arriving, she worked as a Research Associate at the University of Mississippi Center for Population Studies in Oxford, […]

Paula Berg

Paula hails from Lewistown, Montana and earned a bachelor’s in business administration at the University of Montana. Prior to coming to Northern Plains in 2011, she performed accounting and administrative […]

Sydney Ausen

Sydney was born, raised, and remained in Montana. She grew up on the great reaching plains of Billings, where she loved to hike and climb in the rimrocks. She earned […]

Emily Auld

Emily grew up in the New York City area and earned her undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies and English from the University of Vermont. In college, she focused on food […]

Andrew Amrein

Andrew joined the Northern Plains staff in early 2022. Born in Kansas, he has lived across the US and overseas. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2015 with […]