Executive Director: Ethan Lane
Ethan Lane is the Executive Director of the Public Lands Council and the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association Federal Lands. A 5th generation Arizonan with 18 years experience in natural resources and land use issues.
Before coming to PLC and NCBA, Ethan worked on multiple high profile political campaigns and advised a variety of private companies and industries operating on public lands throughout the West.
Prior to moving to Washington, Ethan spent ten years helping to grow and manage a large real estate and ranch portfolio including more than five hundred thousand acres in Arizona alone – much of that made up of State, Forest Service, and BLM grazing permits. His diverse background gives him a unique perspective on the challenges landowners and lessees face in operating successful businesses on public lands.
Reach Ethan at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at (202) 347-0228, ext. 126.
Associate Director: Marci Schlup
Marci grew up in Douglas, Wyoming, and has been working on her family’s cow/calf Black Angus operation since childhood. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Political Science from the University of Wyoming, graduating in 2009.
After graduation, Marci worked for Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming for three and a half years, first as an intern in Washington, D.C. and then as a full-time Field Representative on the Senator’s state staff, where she worked on various issues from Social Security and Medicare to agriculture and public lands.
Reach Marci at email@example.com, or at (202) 347-0228, ext. 135.