Paul Ford along with his wife, Mary Ann, established The Paul and Mary Ann Ford Fly Fishing Collection, at WWU Libraries Special Collections. In this interview they discuss their passion for book collecting and related anecdotes.
Tom Fulk has been a member of the Fidalgo Fly Fishers since 1990, serving in many capacities including president. Beyond fishing he is a skilled wood worker leading him to the making of bamboo fly rods. He has also designed and built wooden boats. He was the recipient of the Letcher Lambuth Angling Craftsman Award from the Washington Fly Fishing Club in 2018.
Noted Northwest fly fishing historian and avid fly fisher, Berryman is also deeply committed to conservation efforts serving as trustee and second president of the Wild Steelhead Coalition (WSC). His freelance writing and photography career began in 1986 and led to over 300 published articles and a wealth of photographs documenting his travels. He retired from the University of Washington's School of Medicine as Professor Emeritus of Medical History.