Born and raised in Montana, Casey is a Wildlife Expert with 25 years of experience and a degree in Wildlife Biology from Montana State University.

Casey has lived with bears his entire life. After graduating college, Casey became an animal trainer and traveled the world. He spent time in elephant orphanages in Kenya and was once attacked by a mountain lion.

In 2004, he founded the Montana Grizzly Encounter and has rescued 7 bears from inhumane captivity situations. The sanctuary is open to school groups free of charge and thousands of children learn about bear safety and conservation every year.