Habitat Committee

The Habitat Committee was established by the President to be comprised of members from the Board as appointed by the President and affirmed by the Board. In 2019, the Private Lands Access and Conservation Committee was rolled into Habitat Committee. The committee’s approved Statement of Purpose: 

“To advance wildlife and fishery health by reviewing and recommending methods to conserve, restore and manage habitats on both public and private lands and waters in the West”.

Members List

Tim McCoy, Chair
Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
Dave Stepnisky, Member
Fish and Wildlife Policy Branch
Gillian O’Doherty, Member
Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game
Ben Mulligan, Member
Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game
Clay Crowder, Member
Arizona Game and Fish Dept.
Stafford Lehr, Member
California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Brian Dreher, Member
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Scott Fretz, Member
Hawaii Division of Forestry and Wildlife
Don Kemner, Member
Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game
Jake George, Member
Kansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks & Tourism
Rick Northrup, Member
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Donald Auer, Member
New Mexico Dept. of Game and Fish
Alan Jenne, Member
Nevada Dept. of Wildlife
Greg Link, Member
North Dakota Game and Fish Dept.
Steve Dyke, Member
North Dakota Game and Fish Dept.
Kyle Johnson, Member
Oklahoma Dept. of Wildlife Conservation
Sarah Reif, Member
Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Paul Coughlin, Member
South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks
Kevin Robling, Member
South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks
Tom Kirshenmann, Member
South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks
Ben Sawa, Member
Fish and Wildlife Branch Ministry of Environment
Justin Dreibelbis, Member
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
Calvin Richardson, Member
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
Ashley Green, Member
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources
Jeff Davis, Member
Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
Angi Bruce, Member
Wyoming Game and Fish Department