By Heidi Oberstadt
Hello, everyone! My name is Heidi, and I’m TU’s new Women’s Membership Coordinator. I have some great projects in the works, and I’d like to share them with you.
We’ve started a series of events titled, “Women in TU." We're hosting meetings adjacent to our existing TU regional... [ READ MORE... ]
In the fall of 2012, TU launched a campaign aimed at getting more women to sign up as members. In just one year, over 2,600 women signed up and currently there is a National 13 percent retention rate so far on these trial members.
With the success of numerous events and courses, as well as local... [ READ MORE... ]
By Kerri Russell
In the fall of 2012, TU launched a campaign aimed at getting more women to sign up as members. In doing so, women were offered complimentary trial memberships over the course of the year. Over 2,500 women signed up! What a great success. Thanks to all of you who reached out to... [ READ MORE... ]
It was down to standing room only, with almost 60 female participants filling the conference room at The Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, New Jersey over the weekend. The Future of Women Anglers forum was moderated by Women’s Initiative Coordinators Kelly Buchta (NJ), Jackie Jordan (VT), and Alicea... [ READ MORE... ]
Join us for a round table discussion on the future of women anglers at the Marlborough and Somerset Fly Fishing shows this January. Be a part of a casual conversation with women on the future of women anglers. Let your voice and opiniion be heard. Swap stories with other anglers, conservationists,... [ READ MORE... ]
As a self-proclaimed girly girl who grew up with a single mother who didn't fish, I had been sorely lacking in some of the vocabulary that is thrown around at typical TU meetings.
My first two years of TU were dedicated to helping with my local chapter's (Frank Hornberg) conservation efforts and... [ READ MORE... ]