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Andy Treharne joined the CSF team as a State Program Manager for the Western United States in October of 2011. In this role, Andy oversees and interacts with the state legislative sportsmen’s caucuses and members of the Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus throughout the region; he is also an appointed member of the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Sportsmen's Roundtable and the Colorado Habitat Stamp Committee. As a native Coloradan, hunter and angler, Andy has a vested interest in advancing, protecting and promoting sportsmen’s issues in the West.
With past experience working with western legislators, government officials, stakeholders and local communities, Andy brings a unique and valuable perspective to his position with CSF. Prior to joining CSF, he served as the Policy Director for the House Republicans in the Colorado General Assembly where he supported a 33 member caucus through agenda development, policy and budget analysis, and regulatory monitoring. Additionally, he has worked as a Legislative Aide in the Colorado House of Representatives and as a staff member for U.S. Senator Wayne Allard (CO) in both Grand Junction, Colorado and Washington, DC.
Andy has a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a master’s degree in public administration with a concentration in environmental policy, management and law from the University of Colorado at Denver.
Articles by Andy Treharne
Colorado: District Court Rejects Lawsuit Targeting Colorado Parks and Wildlife Research StudiesMonday, November 25, 2019
Colorado: Bobcat Citizen Petition to be Considered by Parks and Wildlife CommissionMonday, May 6, 2019
Colorado: Caucus Hosts Sportsmen’s Day at the CapitolMonday, April 29, 2019
Wyoming: Governor Mark Gordon Joins Sportsmen’s CaucusMonday, March 18, 2019
New Mexico: Budget Proposal Threatens Conservation FundingMonday, February 4, 2019
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- Improve hunter and target shooter involvement in regulatory and legislative processes. (11.08%)
- Enact or expand temporary hunter education deferral programs (apprentice license programs, multiyear options, programs for all first-time hunters regardless of age, and programs promoting hunting of multiple game species). (13.29%)
- Offer shooting sports and hunter education as school activities and recreation programs. (62.34%)
- Link existing programming into family-oriented organizations (such as churches and home-school groups) where participants will have the social support to continue. (13.29%)