Ron Gullberg joined the Wyoming Business Council in March 2014 as communications director after a 25-year daily newspaper career. He was promoted to business development director in September 2017. In the newspaper industry, he worked in sports at The Ketchikan Daily News (Alaska), The Bulletin (Bend, Oregon), the Casper Star-Tribune and The Salt Lake Tribune. He served as sports editor for the Casper Star-Tribune from 1993 to 2005, covering University of Wyoming football and basketball for 10 seasons and leading a staff of six. Ron joined The Salt Lake Tribune in August 2005 as assistant sports editor before returning to the Casper Star-Tribune in June 2006 as the paper’s first online director for news content and advertising. He became managing editor in July 2008 and served on the newspaper’s editorial board. Ron graduated from the University of Oregon in 1988 with a bachelor’s in political science. Ron and his wife, Mary Billiter, have six children between them.