Breland.Bio_ Breland Draper, Staff Director 

Breland started with IORC in April 2013. He has previously worked for several non-profits, with an emphasis in food security and sustainable agriculture. He is a third generation Idahoan with no plans to leave. Breland grew up in in southern Idaho and now calls Boise home. He graduated with a BA in Environmental Studies from the College of Idaho in 2008. Breland lives in Boise with his wife Cassandra, his son Charlie, and their two husky/German shepherd mixes Layla and Lakota.




Doug Paddock, Field Organizer

In October 2014, we welcomed Doug Paddock as the new field organizer for IORC.  Doug is based in the Boise office, but will be traveling frequently to Washington and Payette County to organize members of the Weiser River Resource Council.  His primary responsibilities include coordinating IORC’s oil and gas work, its work in the 2015 legislature, communications, and office administration.

Doug is a graduate of Boise State University.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with an emphasis in Environmental and Natural Resources Policy and a B.A. in History.  He was raised in the Wood River Valley where he enjoyed skiing and mountain biking.  You may contact Doug at