Sally Onetto

Sally Onetto and her dog standing in a beautiful snowy landscape

Sally and Marc started skiing in Sun Valley more than 25 years ago and discovered the summers about ten years later, taking their golden retriever for long hikes in the mountains. Sally’s love for animals and concern whenever she finds a lost or abandoned dog or cat, led her to appreciate the amazing work of Mountain…

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Maggie Sturdevant

Maggie Sturdevant with sun glasses on enjoying an outdoor event in summery weather

After spending 30 years in Silicon Valley, Maggie and her husband Dave retired to Sun Valley in 2000 with their cats Spot and Cleo.  While living in California, Maggie was owner/agent of a corporate travel agency in Palo Alto for 10 years, and served on the San Jose Repertory Board.  After moving to Sun Valley, she became…

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Vickrie Cutler

Vickrie Cutler sitting on a couch snuggling with her dog

Born and raised in Idaho, Vickrie spent her working career in Chicago and New York with Goldman Sachs.  Vickrie moved back to Idaho in 2007 after retiring.  A resident of Idaho she splits her time between Indian Wells, California, and the Valley Club.  She currently serves as Vice President of the Sun Valley Music Festival…

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Deborah Mello

Deborah Mello posing with a black lab puppy

Deborah and her husband Ray fell in love with Sun Valley while they were still living in New York. They have owned property in the area since 1987 and built their forever home in 2001. After spending 15 years in Seattle as SVP/Financial Advisor with BOA/Merrill Lynch, Deborah retired in 2010 and moved to Sun…

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Scott Acker

Scott Acker sitting and smiling with his dog leaning against him

Longtime local veterinarian Scott Acker joined the Mountain Humane board in April 2020, bringing animal medicine specialties that include veterinary internal medicine, laparoscopic surgery, and veterinary ultrasound. Scott arrived in Sun Valley in 1993 and joined the Sun Valley Animal Center, a veterinary hospital and boarding facility owned by the Acker family of veterinary specialists.…

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Christine Brumback

Christine Brumback outdoors posing with her two dogs on either side of her

In the summer of 1992, Christine Brumback visited Sun Valley for the first time after her aunts decided to spend their summers here. Originally a Floridian, this was the start of her love affair with the West – learning about the beauty of Idaho – with plentiful hiking (and low humidity!). She is grateful to…

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Micki Chapin

Micki Chapin standing outside in the snow holding her dog on a leash

Micki and her husband Dan began coming from Illinois to their part-time Sun Valley home in 2006, being drawn by the area’s beauty, skiing, history, and summers. They soon built their house and gravitated toward living here. Micki serves as Board President for the Hospice and Palliative Care of the Wood River Valley and on the Women’s Council…

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Corry Hart Clayville

Corry Hart Clayville crouching next to her dog on bright green grass in front of a forested area

In 2012, Corry Clayville a media executive from Chicago was introduced to the beauty and majesty of the Wood River Valley by her husband and Idaho native, Mike Clayville. Over the last decade, they’ve increased their time here, expanded their ranch property, and now call the Wood River Valley their full-time home. Corry Clayville is…

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Katie Franklin

Katie Franklin taking a selfie in her car with her dog in the backseat

Katie is an Idaho native who has lived in Ketchum since 2017.  She is a lawyer at Lawson Laski Clark, PLLC in Ketchum and enjoys everything the Wood River Valley has to offer.  In the summer you can find her hiking or playing sports at Atkinson’s Park and in the winter you can find her…

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Kristin Hovencamp

Kristin Hovencamp sitting in an office hugging her dog in her lap

Kristin’s family fell in love with Sun Valley in the late 1970s, and subsequently spent much of her life traveling in and out of the valley. In 2019, she made a move to Sun Valley year-round. Kristin worked for over 20 years in asset management in New York City and is now a financial advisor…

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