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Management Board

Management Board

The NGPJV’s Management Board is a policy-making body of visionary leaders within our partnership that establishes priorities for the Joint Venture. The NGPJV Charter describes the shared purpose of the partnership and the role of the Management Board.

Matt Hogan (Co-Chair) 
Regional Director, Mountain-Prairie Region; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Denver, CO

Tammy VerCauteren (Co-chair)
Executive Director; Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
Fort Collins, CO

Shannon Boehm
Staff Officer; US Forest Service
Bismarck, ND

Angi Bruce
Deputy Director; Wyoming Game and Fish Department
Cheyenne, WY

Josh DeMorrett
Director of State Government Affairs; ConocoPhillips
Bismarck, ND

Al Eiden
West Region Director; Pheasants Forever/Quail Forever
Saint Paul, MN

Jim Faulstich
Chair; South Dakota Grassland Coalition
Highmore, SD

Jim Giocomo
Central Region Director; American Bird Conservancy

Shaun Grassel
Chief Executive Officer; Buffalo Nations Grasslands Alliance
Citizen of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe

Scott Haight
District Manager, Eastern Montana/Dakotas; Bureau of Land Management
Miles City, MT

Alison Holloran
Executive Director; Audubon Rockies
Fort Collins, CO

Martha Kauffman
Director, Northern Great Plains; World Wildlife Fund
Bozeman, MT

Clayton Lenk
District Biologist MN, ND, SD, & WI; National Wild Turkey Federation
Brainerd, MN

Greg Link
Chief, Conservation Division; North Dakota Game and Fish
Bismarck, ND

Ken McDonald
Wildlife Division Administrator; Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Helena, MT

Scott McLeod
ND State Coordinator, Partners for Wildlife; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Bismarck, ND

Eric Rosenquist
Conservation Program Coordinator; North Dakota Natural Resources Trust
Bismarck, ND

Kyle Tackett
Assistant State Conservationist – Partnerships; USDA-NRCS Montana
Dillon, MT

Johann Walker
Director of Operations, Great Plains Region; Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
Bismarck, ND

Ryan Wendinger
Habitat Program Administrator; South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks
Sioux Falls, SD