Stan Mitchem for HD-62


My wife, Karen, and I celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary this past summer, the last 30+ years of it here south of Glenrock.

Our daughter, Aneita and her husband Don.

Our daughter, Diana and her husband Nathan, along with our grandchildren, Brayson – 11, Emerson – 5, and Braxton – 5 months.

Sledding on Casper Mountain
One of Brayson’s first welding projects

As a geologist, I spent my career working with farmers, ranchers and various agencies to help utilize and protect our natural resources and protect water quality. 

Mapping cracks at the bottom of a 32-ft deep trench

Sampling soils

Some of my pets.


As a volunteer firefighter, I have had assignments from coast to coast and even Alaska.

Summer of 2017 in Montana
2019 in Alaska