Sam Eaton serves as Interim Administrator for OSC. Sam oversees staff, projects, budgets, and initiatives. Sam provides legal and policy advice on numerous wildlife and natural resource issues including sage-grouse, wolverine, salmon and steelhead, caribou; as well as, state and federal land use planning. Sam also represents OSC and the governor in ESA litigation and coordinates comments on various NEPA and ESA initiatives.
Michael Edmondson serves as Program Manager for OSC overseeing the Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program, the Clearwater Focus Program, Idaho Fish Accords, Snake River Basin Adjudication, and Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund. Areas of responsibility are management of technical and policy issues including recovery funding related to salmon and steelhead. Before joining OSC, Mike served the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality for 14 years working in Surface Water and managing federal reporting under the Clean Water Act.
Amy came to OSC in December of 2008 as a Project Manager. Her primary responsibility is to provide administrative and technical support to our federal, state and private partners pertaining to Federal assistance programs such as the Idaho Fish Accords and Bonneville Power Administration's Fish and Wildlife funding. Prior to OSC, Amy worked at the Idaho State Department of Agriculture serving in the Division of Plant Industries, Noxious Weeds Program as well as the Division of Animal Industries, Animal Identification Program. Amy earned her B.S. in Environmental Science from the University of Idaho.
Adair Muth serves as a Project Manager administering Idaho’s Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund program. She has been with OSC since 2014, previously working as a project planner in Salmon with OSC’s Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program. Prior to working for OSC, Adair worked as a community relations planner for King County in Seattle. Her education background includes a B.S. in Ecology and Conservation Biology and a B.A. in Spanish from the University of Idaho.
Joshua Uriarte serves as Program Manager and Policy Advisor for OSC. He has been with OSC since January 2015. Josh received his bachelor’s degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Science, accompanied by a minor in Forest Management, at Oregon State University in Corvallis. His primary responsibilities include providing technical support and coordinating with federal, state and private partners as they relate to the sage-grouse recovery in Idaho. In his previous position, Josh worked with the Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) for four years, coordinating conservation efforts. He has experience working with landowners on critical habitat issues.
Irina Voyce is the Administrative Assistant for OSC. She provides office support for OSC, the Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program, Clearwater Focus Program, and is involved with communications projects for wildlife conservation and habitat restoration. Irina joined OSC in August of 2014. Prior to OSC, Irina received a bachelor’s degree in Communication from Boise State University and worked in the local media.
Salmon Office - Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program
Daniel Bertram joined OSC in August 2013 as the Project Coordinator for the Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program. Areas of responsibility are to supervise staff to coordinate and manage tasks related to fish and wildlife habitat restoration, project development and implementation in the upper Salmon River subbasin. Prior to joining OSC, Daniel was the Lemhi County Weed Superintendent and department head since 2006. His education background includes a B.S. in Fisheries Resource Management and another in Wildlife Resource Management.
Abbie Gongloff is a Project Planner for OSC with the Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Project. Her primary duties are database management and field project monitoring. Prior to working for OSC, Abbie served as an environmental scientist and botanist for North Wind, Inc.
Chris Gaughan joined OSC as a Project Planner for the Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program in June 2018. Prior to working for OSC, Chris worked as a wildlife biologist for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game in Salmon. His educational background includes a M.S. in Wildlife Biology and B.S. in Geography from Montana State University.
Moscow Office - Clearwater Focus Program
Janet Hohle serves OSC as manager of the Clearwater Focus Program which implements a portion of the Northwest Power and Conservation Council’s Columbia River Basin Fish and Wildlife Program. The Focus Program is to enhance and restore anadromous fish habitat in the Clearwater River subbasin. Janet joined OSC in June 2010 following 13 years of service to the Idaho Soil Conservation Commission. Prior to working in Idaho, Janet was employed by the Colville Confederated Tribes in Washington State as a geologist and manager for 13 years and the State of Oregon for two years as a mineral development planning specialist.