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 – Brad Wharton and Riley King
Communications – Kaitlyn Lowes and Katie Shipman
Events – David Corley and Michael Philpott
Membership and Sponsorships – Robert Fitzgerald, Chase Talbott and Steve Brauer
Service Projects – John Farrell and Crawford Rodgers
Committee Members – John Closuit and Walker Kelly
Immediate Past Chairs – Bowie Holland and Thomas West

For additional information, please contact Matthew Hughes at

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Upcoming Events

Magdalenas Wild Game Supper Club

Outfitters Night

TBD Service Event

TBD Clay Shoot or Golf Tourney

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