About Our Officers


Tim Hale currently serves as president of the Star Valley Arts Council. A native of the Washington D.C. area, Tim moved to Afton with his wife, Kellie, and their children in 2016. Tim owns a financial planning business called Hale Financial Solutions, serves as chairman of the Lincoln County School District #2 Education Foundation, and enjoys being involved in a few other small business ventures. Tim enjoys reading, all-things-arts, exploring Wyoming’s great outdoors, exercise, and tracking down the best burger and fries in Star Valley.

Eileen Hale currently serves as vice president of the Star Valley Arts Council. She is the happy mother and grandmother of a large, wonderful family. Her college studies focused on education and music, and she has been involved in both for many years.  Eileen worked as an educational paraprofessional for 25 years, and music has been a marvelous part of her entire life.Star Valley has been her home for more than 40 years. Lives are enriched, horizons are expanded through culture, art, music, dance, etc.  Eileen wants to help bring those experiences to our beautiful area. 

Linda Hunter is the owner of Hunter’s Furniture & Appliance.  She and her husband have been small business owners together for 40 years. Linda and Mark have 5 children and 12 grandchildren and currently live in Smoot. Linda loves to garden and run and she loves pets of all kinds. She loves the fine arts and has very talented children who have entertained her with their musical abilities for many years. Her business has donated financially to the Star Valley Arts Council for years to try to do their part to help bring the arts to Star Valley.  She is now working as the Star Valley Arts Council treasurer to donate her time and abilities as well.