Chris Kugelman is an Emmy Award winning producer who has worked in nearly every aspect – cameraman, writer, director – of production. His career in factual television and film spans the cable series Deadliest Catch to TGR’s film Far Out. Most recently Chris was an Executive Producer for Red Bull Media House in Santa Monica, before returning to National Geographic in Washington DC. Chris Executive Produces content for both National Geographic and Disney+. Before beginning his film career Chris lived and played across the US west and Alaska. He has worked and traveled on all seven continents and met his wife Francine while working in Antarctica. Together they and their son Oliver call Teton Valley home.
Sponsorships & Community
In addition to working with Wydaho, Tim teaches 2nd and 3rd grade in Teton Valley. He loves meeting new people, learning from new people, and sharing stories. When not in the classroom, he can be found running around Teton Valley, pouring drinks at Highpoint Cider, or working on Valley Voices, a local storytelling event.
Phil has worked in marketing and brand strategy for most of his career, helping nonprofits, for-profits and social enterprise businesses tell their story better through his firm Cultivate. He’s a huge believer in the power of film storytelling, and has worked in a variety of roles within the adventure film festival industry.
Allie has spent her entire career serving others through the nonprofit and education sector, and has worked with a number of nonprofits in a variety of places. She is incredibly passionate about creating spaces for community and positive change to happen in the Teton region.