IL, IN, MI, MN, ND, SD, WI
Nick Buggia joined CSF in August of 2018 as the Upper Midwestern States Manager. As part of CSF’s States Program Team, Nick works closely with state legislative sportsmen’s caucuses in the National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses and members of the Governors Sportsmen’s Caucus in Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Prior to joining CSF, Nick worked on political campaigns in his home state of Michigan ranging from State House to Governor, as well as working for Michigan Lt. Governor Brian Calley. Nick has experience working in Michigan’s executive branch under Governor Rick Snyder and in the State Senate, as Legislative Director for Michigan Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus Co-Chair Senator Mike Green, where he spent the majority of his time focusing on natural resources and agricultural policy. Nick holds a Bachelor degree from Saginaw Valley State University, where he majored in political science and minored in economics.
A native of Mayville, Michigan, Nick is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys hunting on the family farm and takes every opportunity to go fishing on Saginaw Bay.
Articles by Nick Buggia
North Dakota: Sportsmen’s Caucus Lunch and Reception Sets Record AttendanceMonday, February 11, 2019
Minnesota Hosts Successful Conservation RoundtableTuesday, January 22, 2019
Michigan: Governor Appoints CSF Staff to Wildlife CouncilMonday, December 17, 2018
Michigan: Natural Resources Bill Passes HouseMonday, December 17, 2018
Wisconsin: CSF Staff Attends Capitol Breakfast BriefingMonday, December 10, 2018
North Dakota: Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus Hosts 4th Annual Clay ShootMonday, October 15, 2018
Great Lakes: CSF and Partners Collaborate on Asian Carp Threat to the Great LakesFriday, September 28, 2018
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- Recruiting, Retaining, and Reactivating (R3) hunters and anglers (27.01%)
- Addressing the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) (16.67%)
- Increasing public hunting and angling access (22.99%)
- Combating the anti-sportsmen and animal rights agendas (33.33%)