Originally from New England, Mike McKenna is the Executive Director for The Chamber and an award-winning journalist and author. His first book, Angling Around Sun Valley, was named the Best Book of the Year by the Northwest Outdoor Writers Association and his second, Casting Around the Eastern Sierra, was also recently honored as one of the best of the year in California.  Mike is also a member of the board of directors for the Wood River Baseball and Softball Association.

When he’s not working, Mike can usually be found biking, coaching youth sports, fishing or Nordic skiing around the Wood River Valley, often with his wife, Brooke, and their two young sons and fifth generation Idahoans, Jack and Sam.