Land Tawney, President and CEO


Tim Brass, State Policy and Field Operations Director

John Gale, Conservation Director

Frankie McBurney Olson, Operations Director 

Katie McKalip, Communications Director 

Rachel Schmidt, Innovative Alliances Director

Chapters and Programs

Tim Brass, State Policy & Field Operations Director

Trey Curtiss, R3 Coordinator

Katie DeLorenzo, Western Regional Manager and Southwest Chapter Coordinator (AZ, NM, TX, UT)

Kevin Farron, Montana Chapter Coordinator (MT)

Chris Hennessey, Eastern Regional Manager and Chapter Coordinator (Capital, New England, NY, NJ, PA) 

Ace Hess, High Divide, Idaho and Nevada Chapter Coordinator (ID, NV)

Josh Kaywood, Southeast Chapter Coordinator (AR, FL, GA, NC, SC, Southeast)

Jacob Mannix, Alaska Chapter Coordinator 

Morgan Mason, Armed Forces Initiative Coordinator 

Jason Meekhof, Great Lakes Chapter Coordinator (IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Jesse Salsberry, Northwest Chapter Coordinator and Video Production Assistant (WA, OR)

Kylie Schumacher, Collegiate Program Coordinator

Ty Stubblefield, Chapter Coordinator and New Chapter Development (AB, AK, BC, IA, KS, KY, MO, NE, ND, OK, SD, WV)

Brien Webster, Program Manager and Colorado and Wyoming Chapter Coordinator (CO, WY)


John Gale, Conservation Director - Policy and Government Relations

Rob Parkins, Public Access Coordinator 

Julia Peebles, Government Relations Manager


Katie McKalip, Communications Director 

Thomas Plank, Communications Coordinator

Zack Williams, Backcountry Journal Editor 

Robert Yagid, Digital Media Coordinator 

Travis Bradford, Video Production and Graphic Design Coordinator


Rachel Schmidt, Innovative Alliances Director

Grant Alban, Development Coordinator 

Josh Mills, Development Coordinator


Frankie McBurney Olson, Operations Director 

Britney Fregerio, Controller

Caitlin Frisbie, Operations Associate and Special Assistant to the President

Kate Mayfield, Office Manager

Ryan Silcox, Membership Coordinator  

Dylan Snyder, Operations and Merchandise Coordinator 

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