Stewards of the Wild is a young professionals program supporting the mission of Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. With member-led chapters in major cities throughout the state, Stewards of the Wild engages 21- to 45-year-old outdoor enthusiasts by hosting exclusive events to raise awareness of conservation issues facing future generations.

Become a Steward of the Wild today and ensure that current and future generations can enjoy, explore, and be inspired by the wild things and wild places of Texas.

Become a Steward of the Wild

Advisory Council

Co-Chairs – Amber Ahmed and Neal Carlton
Immediate Past Chairs – Samantha Howell and Norman Garza
Communications – Brittany Eck and Amber Arseneaux
Events  – Christine Balistreri, Tony Carroll, Tallon Martin and Tatiana Jitkoff
Membership Recruiting – Matthew Ziemnicki
Service Projects – Molly Wheaton

For additional information, please contact Matthew Hughes at

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Upcoming Events

Dove Hunt

Wild Hour

West Texas Trip

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