Board of Directors

Mule Deer Foundation board members are elected annually by our Board of Directors to serve as the foundation’s key policymakers. Members serve three-year terms. Their primary role is to ensure the foundation maximizes its charge to ensure the conservation of mule deer, black-tailed deer, and their habitat.
Chad Schearer
Chad Schearer

Chairman | Montana

Eric Barnes

Vice Chair | Oklahoma

Eric Montague

Secretary | Utah

Jon Zinnel
Jon Zinnel

Minnesota

Ron Ness
Ron Ness

North Dakota

Dan Harrison

Colorado

Mule Deer Foundation Board Member Andrew McKean
Andrew McKean

Montana

Bob Jacobs

Arizona

Kelli Poole
Kelli Poole

South Dakota

Chuck Melman

North Carolina

Jordan Davis

Alabama

Kelly Hepler

South Dakota

Luke Thorkildsen

Wyoming

Nick Seifert

Utah