Since 1973, the NWTF has been dedicated to conservation of the wild turkey and preservation of our searching heritage. That won’t ever change.
But what’s altering is the way in which we’ll lead our group.
Becky Humphries, CEO since 2017, will retire in February 2023 because the group celebrates its 50th anniversary. To succeed her, the NWTF Board of Directors appointed Jason Burckhalter and Kurt Dyroff, two of the group’s high employees executives, as co-CEOs working alongside Becky till she steps down.
Effective instantly, underneath the NWTF’s co-CEO mannequin, Dyroff will lead the group’s mission-related actions, together with conservation, finance and accounting, and common enterprise help (authorized, human sources and land holdings). Burckhalter will oversee membership and fundraising-related duties, together with subject operations and growth, advertising and communications, membership, data know-how, and facility administration. Humphries will proceed as half of the NWTF leadership staff, overseeing authorities affairs till her retirement when these duties will transition to Dyroff.
You can learn the complete press launch in regards to the announcement. Also, you’ll be able to be taught extra about Kurt and Jason, and watch the under video to be taught extra in regards to the transition and what it means for the NWTF and also you as a member.
Our mission and our members stay high priorities for each Jason and Kurt. We will spend money on extra analysis and habitat supply to fight the decline of the wild turkey inhabitants, making certain strong populations, whereas benefiting wholesome habitats, waterways and communities – and championing the soul of the American searching life-style.
We’re excited in regards to the NWTF’s future and hope you’ll proceed to affix us on the trail ahead.