• Founding members recognized in American Cowboy article entitled “15 Westerners to Watch.”

  • Drafted first strategic plan.

  • Began branding the organization with professional logo and brochure.

  • Campaigned to ensure that Natrona County High School in Casper was retained as a high school, and that the historic building be preserved as part of future renovation and expansion. Coordinated mass display of support for Natrona County High with a “This Place Matters” event.

  • Board grows from five to nine members.