Community Engagement Coordinator
Originally from New England, Mike McKenna is an award-winning author and journalist. Mike first moved to Hailey in 1996, where he met and eventually married a fourth generation local. Mike’s writing has appeared widely, from large national magazines to just about every local publication, and his first book, Angling Around Sun Valley, was named Best Book of the Year by the Northwest Outdoor Writers Association. His second book, Casting Around the Eastern Sierra, was published in the fall of 2018.
When not working, Mike can often be found fishing, hiking and biking with his wife, Brooke, and their two young sons, Jack and Sam. Mike also serves on the board of The Chamber of the Wood River Valley.