Jeff Ament was born and raised in Montana. He is known for being the bassist for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Pearl Jam. He has written several hits for Pearl Jam including “Jeremy”, “Nothingman”, and “Nothing as it Seems”. He is also known for his work with bands such as Green River, Mother Love Bone, and Temple of the Dog.
He says he has big picture, long term vision of the state, hell, the whole country. Jeff is also a skateboarder and has helped the Stronghold Society construct skate parks in Native American communities to provide activities for youths.
Jeff has been a supporter of Buffalo Field Campaign for many years. He says that it is “time to start treating the unofficial "logo" of the west, the bison, with the respect they deserve.”