• Brant Oswald
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    Brant Oswald is a teacher at heart, and his job is to share the knowledge he's gained over a lifetime of fishing and teaching, whether in a class or on the water with a client. Brant shares his love for spring creeks and sight fishing with clients on the well-known spring creeks of the Yellowstone’s Paradise Valley - Armstrong, Nelson’s and DePuy’s.
  • Cameron McDonald
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    Cameron works at Simms and was born & raised in good ol' Bozeman Montana. He is a fifth generation Montanan with roots spreading out to the eastern reaches of the state. Like many born or raised here, he spent his entire childhood outdoors. His love for adventure still burns fierce, and so out on the water, or in the forest, is where you will find him. It wasn't long before he started to develop a passion for getting the shot and thus spawned his passion for great photography.
  • Landon Mayer
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    Born and raised in Colorado Springs, CO, Landon Mayer grew up exploring and learning from the vast landscapes of the South Platte River and beyond. Upon reaching adulthood, he decided that fly fishing was to become more than a lifestyle, it would be a way of life, embarking on his nearly two decade journey as a fly fishing professional.
  • Laura Blackman
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    Laura Blackman is a proud member of the RDSD (Research, Design, Sourcing and Development) Team here at Simms. Her work as Creative Assistant allows her a first-hand look at the awesome new products coming from Simms. Laura is a graduate of Montana State University here in Bozeman and loves to hit the water when not working or watching her beloved Bobcats.
  • Louis Cahill
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    Louis Cahill lives in Atlanta, GA and works everywhere. An advertising photographer with over thirty years experience and about as many holding a fly rod, Louis has spent his life looking through the lens. He’s not interested in what everyone else sees. Get to know Louis @
  • Mark Raisler
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    Simms Ambassador, Mark Raisler is a co-owner of Headhunters Fly Shop, and a longtime Missouri River guide and outfitter.
  • Mia Sheppard
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    Mia Sheppard is the Oregon Field Representative for the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership and owns Little Creek Outfitters with her husband Marty, they are both Simms Ambassadors. She lives and breathes being on the water and chukar hunting the breaks of desert rivers. When she isn’t working for the TRCP she can be found standing in a river with her husband or daughter chasing steelhead or planning the next adventure.
  • Nick Roberts
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    Nick Roberts is director of marketing and communications for Bonefish & Tarpon Trust and editor of Bonefish & Tarpon Journal. Before joining BTT in 2016, Nick worked as a fly fishing guide and freelance writer in Asheville, North Carolina. His writing has appeared in Field & Stream, The Drake, Fly Rod & Reel, American Angler and elsewhere. Nick lives in Charleston, South Carolina.
  • Peter Vandergrift
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    Peter Vandergrift is Simms' Pro Desk Manager where he manages the industry's best collection of pro fishing guides and professional anglers. Peter is an 18 year Montana Outfitter and has guided and fished most places you wish you could have. Best known for his sharp wit, Peter is a proud father of 2 and resident of Livingston, Montana.
  • Scott Bosse
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    Scott Bosse is the Northern Rockies Director of American Rivers.
  • Scott Hed
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    Scott Hed is the Director Sportsman's Alliance for Alaska
  • Scott Sommerlatte
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    Scott Sommerlatte is a Simms Guide Ambassador and fly fishing and hunting guide who works primarily out of the Port O’Connor/Seadrift area of Texas. He has now been fishing and hunting these areas for 25 years and has been guiding fly fishermen full time for over a decade. Scott has also made a name for himself as an outdoor photographer and writer. His credits can been seen in numerous national and regional fishing and hunting magazines such as Salt Water Sportsman, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Shallow Water Angler, Sportsman, Tide, Fly Fishing in Salt Waters, Sport Fishing and Saltwater Fly Fishing magazines and in the Lone Star Outdoor News. Visit Scott at
  • Simms
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    Established in 1980, Simms Fishing Products is the recognized leader in guide-quality fishing waders, outerwear, footwear and apparel. Their full line of gear is available at specialty and large format retailers nationwide.