K.C. Walsh is the Executive Chairman of Simms Fishing Products, based in Bozeman, Montana. Active in fisheries conservation and industry organizations, K.C. has served on the boards of the American Fly Fishing Trade Association, the American Sportfishing Association, and the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation. He has also served several terms on the national board of Trout Unlimited. K.C. currently serves by appointment of the Secretary of Interior as Vice-Chair on the board of the National Fish & Wildlife Foundation and also serves on the board of the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership. In January 2021, he was appointed to the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission by Governor Greg Gianforte. He received his BA from Colorado College and MBA from the Wharton School.