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Episode from the podcastFull Curl Podcast with Rachel Ahtila

FCP- Ep. 002- Interview with the Wild Sheep Foundations' Gray Thornton

Released Friday, 5th May 2017
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Interview with the CEO of the Wild Sheep Foundation, Mr. Gray Thornton Hello everyone, and welcome to Episode 002 of the Full Curl Podcast! I first met the guest of this episode at the arrivals gate in my hometown of Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, when I was help orchestrate the special guests for the Guide Outfitters Association of British Columbia back in 2011. Gray Thornton has not only made a life out of working with leading conservation organizations, but instilled that mantra in his every day life. Between traveling internationally to spread the word for the Wild Sheep Foundation as the acting CEO, to hunting the highest peaks and far away places- he does it all. If I could look back twenty years from now, I hope that I can do as much for conservation as Gray. Gray shares with us his journey to understanding what it means to truly be a ‘sheep hunter’ and the joys he experiences sharing that with his lovely wife, and now sheep hunter, Kelli Thornton. We’ll talk with Gray on the history of the Wild Sheep Foundation, the major issues surround wild sheep health, and how he was able to kick himself out of the WSF’s very own