Leadership Design and organizational development


Challenge the status quo, lead with intent and find inspiration.

Redfish|Bluefish delivers leadership programs that inspire and engage. Tapping into the leadership potential already present, your organization can increase team effectiveness, inspire innovation, and address challenges. 

With almost two decades of leadership instruction and organizational development experience, Redfish|Bluefish can provide you with the tools to inspire and succeed.



(208) 315-2058



MAil Address

PO Box 1662
McCall, ID 83638


M-F 9a–4p


"Our clients tend to come from a variety of countries, cultures, economic and social backgrounds. They are very talented, among the best and brightest. Gary is very adept at working with diverse groups of people and his leadership workshops are interactive and fun." - BOB NEUENSCHWANDER OF THE FULBRIGHT GATEWAY PROGRAM

"Gary is not only a skilled teacher of leadership, he is an engaged student of leadership. As such, he utilizes a very effective mix of life experiences and academics to teach a wide range of critical leadership skills. He has definitely influenced many of my program’s future leaders." - ROBERT MORROW OF THE USFS PAYETTE NATIONAL FOREST

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Gary S Thompson III

Since 1999, Gary been working as an consultant, expedition leader, and university instructor. His career highlights include co-developing the University of Idaho’s McCall Outdoor Science School, leading expedition teams in Alaska, the Yukon Territory, and Patagonia; and instructing a leadership expedition for the United States Naval Academy for the National Outdoor Leadership School. Recently, he co-created the West Central Mountain Leadership Academy for the McCall Area Chamber of Commerce.

"Opportunities to lead are abundant and anyone can participate in affecting change."

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Karie Boone

Karie has over a decade of working on community development issues, conflicts and collaborations both internationally and in the U.S. She believes sustained collaborative processes in conjunction with effective policy are the future of natural resource governance and management. Karie enjoys facilitating a range of complex, multi-party decision-making and consensus-building processes on topics including land use, agriculture and development, water resources, wildlife, and energy development issues. Karie informs her professional activities through her socio-environmental research and teaching, attending conferences to stay informed of the latest collaboration practices and theories, and by maintaining a healthy recreation habit.