Bridger Teton National Forest has a new supervisor. Tricia O’Connor who most recently has been serving as Forest Supervisor of the Tongass National Forest in Alaska was named Friday morning to succeed Clint Kyhl in that position here. Kyhl, who had come to Bridger-Teton only one year ago, announced his intentions to0 step down in September due to medical concerns. O’Connor has worked closely with the diverse stakeholders and communities of Southeast Alaska on a wide variety of resource management issues, with a focus on recreation, restoration, forest management, and strengthening rural communities. She will begin work at the Bridger-Teton National Forest on February 22nd.