Robert BrayRepresenting: Landowners
PO Box 65
Redvale, CO 81431
Robert Bray is a farmer and rancher in San Miguel and Montrose Counties. He also operates a big game hunting business. He is an active member of the Colorado Farm Bureau and Colorado Cattlemen’s Association. He is also very involved in farm credit, having formerly served as Chairman of the Board of Mountain Plains Farm Credit Services and currently as a board member of US AgBank. He served on the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission from 2005-2009.
Bill CanterburyRepresenting: Landowners
2005 CR 4
Howard, CO 81233
Bill Canterbury operates a cow/calf operation southeast of Salida. He also operates an outfitting business and a fence-building business that has worked on ranches throughout Colorado and the West. He is an active member of the Colorado Cattlemen’s Association and has chaired the organization’s Game and Fish Committee for several years.
Ivan JamesRepresenting: Sportsmen
PO Box 1289
Conifer, CO 80433
A lifelong sportsman, Ivan James has hunted 11 states, three Canadian provinces and Africa. He has extensive experience as a rifle and muzzleloader hunter, but for the past 30 years the bow and arrow has been his preferred hunting method. He is on the Board of Directors of the Colorado Bowhunters Association and is active in the Colorado Wildlife Federation. He owns and actively manages a timber farm. Ivan retired from a 40 year career with the US Geological Survey in water management.
Dick RayRepresenting: Outfitters
4821 A Highway 84
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Dick Ray resides in Pagosa Springs. He has been a guide and outfitter in South Central Colorado and Northern New Mexico for over forty years. He has been a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association since 1969 and is a longtime member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. He has also been voted a lifetime member of the Colorado Outfitters Association. He served on the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission from 2005-2009.
Hugh SanburgRepresenting: Landowners
16499 Cedar Park Road
Eckert, CO 81418
Hugh Sanburg runs a cow/calf operation on public and private land in Delta County. His family’s ranch harbors elk, deer, bear and mountain lion and hosts hunters throughout the hunting seasons. He is in the fourth generation in his family to raise cattle in Colorado. He is an active member of the Colorado Farm Bureau.
John SmeltzerRepresenting: Sportsmen
3015 W Lake Street
Ft Collins, CO 80521
John Smeltzer resides in Ft Collins. He is an active upland bird, small game and big game hunter. He is a member of several conservation organizations including the Mule Deer Foundation, Ducks Unlimited, the National Rifle Association and the National Wildlife Federation. He is currently on the board of directors of the Colorado Wildlife Federation. John worked for the Colorado Parks and Wildlife for 22 years, prior to his retirement in 2004.
Mike TrujilloRepresenting: Colorado Parks and Wildlife
600 Pueblo Reservoir Road
Pueblo, CO 81005
Mike Trujillo is the Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Area Wildlife Manager for Area 11 in Southeastern Colorado. Mike has worked for the CPW for almost 20 years. He has spent the vast majority of that time on the Eastern Plains, working extensively with private landowners, sportsmen and other stakeholders.
Les WhiteRepresenting: Sportsmen
62 Blackfoot Trail
Gunnison, CO 81230
A resident of Gunnison, Les White has been a big game hunter for 49 years. He is currently chairman of the Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Habitat Stamp Committee. He has experience working with local landowners in the Gunnison area from his time as a member of the Gunnison County Planning Commission. He is also an active member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.
Perry WillRepresenting: Colorado Parks and Wildlife
50633 Hwy 6 & 24
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Perry Will is the Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Area Wildlife Manager for Area 8, which covers portions of Garfield, Eagle, and Pitkin Counties. Perry has worked for the CPW for over 30 years, spending all of that time on the Western Slope. He has a ranching background and grew up in rural Colorado.