Buddy Paul

Board Member

Buddy Paul chairs the board’s governance committee and has served on the ICL board for over 8 years.

Buddy has long had an interest in the environment and has worked on numerous water and lake protection efforts in North Idaho. As an attorney, Buddy clerked for a U.S. District Court judge, participated in over 100 jury trials, was president of a 15-person law firm, and is a part-time law professor at the University of Idaho. He worked in the U.S. House of Representatives for environmental champion Rep. Morris Udall. He has been a filmmaker and newsman.

Buddy splits his time between Coeur d’Alene and Ketchum. He is a pilot and salt-water sailor, fisherman, and a long-time metal sculptor represented in galleries throughout the Northwest.