The husband and wife team of Joan Gallaway and Brian Wesley, bring a wealth of experience to the Valley. Joan has a Bachelor degree in Computer Science and a Masters of Geomorphology. She completed her thesis in 2006 on the effects of the 2003 Fire in Kootenay Park. She remains engaged with nature, having recently completed a survey of the water craft traffic on the local reaches of the Columbia River. Brian is an avid hiker and knowledgeable, local birder. He has completed many bird surveys since their move from Calgary to the Valley in 2012." string(6) "Leader" string(147) "https://www.wingsovertherockies.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/2020-07-22-Joan-Gallaway-and-Brian-Wesley-Brewer-Mountain-ridge-East-Kootenay-BC.jpg"