Nominations are currently being accepted for the National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses (NASC) Executive Council (EC). The nomination period will remain open until September 18. The EC is comprised of state sportsmen’s caucus leaders who advise NASC program development. EC members are elected to serve two-year terms and are not limited to a number of terms. Nominations will be accepted to fill five seats, as well as two alternate seats, who serve one-year appointments on the EC, which become available on January 1, 2016. No more than one representative from a given state may be nominated for the EC.
All nominations should be sent to the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) office in Washington, DC, and will be reviewed by the Nominating Committee as stipulated by the NASC Guidelines. The Nominating Committee consists of Representative Brandon Phelps (IL), CSF Western States Director Andy Treharne and Northeastern States Director Brent Miller. Nominations for the EC will be accepted via e-mail or postal mail and should include basic biographical information of the nominee and their current contact information.
Studies conducted at both the state and federal level have found that the number of hunters and trappers have been on a generally declining trend over the past several decades. To increase recruitment, retention, and reactivation (R3) of hunters and trappers, which initiative do you think would have the greatest impact?