About Us

Our Mission

To promote and enhance increasing populations of indigenous wild sheep on the North American continent, to safeguard against the decline or extinction of such species, and to fund programs for professional management of these populations, keeping all administrative costs to a minimum.

Bighorn sheep in snow

The Midwest Wild Sheep foundation has funded over $6.1 Million in projects aimed toward Keeping Sheep on the Mountain.

Board of Directors

Mike Bouton
President/Executive Director– Term expires 2023
1448 Eastlake Dr.
Chaska, MN 55318
mikebouton@hotmail.com
612-940-1979

Tyler Donahue
Vice President – Term expires 2023
15522 Hummingbird ST NW
Andover, MN 55304
donny856@hotmail.com
612-590-2270

Jason Gentz
Member– Term expires 2024
19471 Jade Lane
Lakeville, MN 55044
jason@gentzsportingarms.com
612-968-4113

Brandon Boe
Member– Term expires 2025
503 Lulu Lane
Roberts, WI 54023
bboe@coopersirearms.com
608-304-2407

Scott Hauer
Member– Term expires 2023
19633 Xeon Avenue
Jordan, MN 55352
scotthauer12@yahoo.com
612-803-8753

Chris Hagness
Member– Term expires 2024
3861 Park Lane
Spring Park, MN 55384
chagness@gmail.com
715-340-5610

Lee Ledford
Member– Term expires 2023
26945 Grosse Point Road
Red Wing, MN 55066
ledford_01@yahoo.com
507-990-5882

Steve Powelson
Treasurer– Term expires 2025
2607 Hulett Court
Faribault, MN 55021
powie_s@yahoo.com
507-334-7413

Mike Schmillen
Member– Term expires 2024
8500 Tigua Lane
Chanhassen, MN 55317
mike@rivercitymn.com
612-490-4603

Chris Bickman
Member– Term expires 2025
2630 270th St. E.
Randolph, MN. 55065
crisbickman.otte@gmail.com
612-600-3008

Cris Bickman

Joe Cavallaro
Member– Term expires 2025
1716 Nicholas Place
River Falls, WI. 54022
Joe.Cavallaro@swarovskioptik.com
401-450-9967