Youth Education Workgroup


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Youth Education NLC Workgroup

Engages young people in activities that will foster in them the values to carry on the mission of TU and to secure for future generations TU’s vision.

Watch Headwaters: Stream of Engagement a new video describing Trout Unlimited’s variety of youth programs.

Click here for resources for youth education including ideas, articles, checklists for planning youth events and programs and more

Committee Members
Chair: Kim McCarthy, Wisconsin
Linn Beck, Wisconsin
Kelly Buchta, New Jersey
Charlie Charlesworth, Pennsylvania
Susan Geer, Arizona
Dakus Geeslin, Texas
Scott Hood, Oklahoma
Chris Jones, Idaho
Mack Martin, Georgia
Kelly Marquart, Utah
Linda, McAteer, Arizona
Mike Mihalis, North Carolina
Greg Prosen, Illinois
Sharon Richardson, Arizona
Judi Sittler, Pennsylvania
Ron Urban, New york
Stan Zarnowiecki, Illinois

TU Staff Contacts: Franklin Tate, Tara Granke

Meets: The 1st Wednesday of each month at 8:00 p.m. Eastern. 


EVENTS & TRAININGS

TU Volunteer Leaders trainings are a powerful way to connect with resources, learn from fellow volunteers and grow your impact locally. Join us for the following events:

In-Person Trainings:

2021 Annual Meeting
Due to increasing COVID-19 concerns and projections, the 2021 Annual Meeting is cancelled.

2021 Regional Rendezvous
Due to increasing COVID-19 concerns and projections, the 2021 Regional Rendezvous are postponed.

Online Trainings:

View past training recordings or join an upcoming live, online webinar, held at 8 p.m. EST unless otherwise noted.

February 23 — Virtual Advocacy: Using Online Petitions to Grow Impact (8PM)

March 4 — Filing the NEW Annual Activity Report & IRS Reporting Requirements (8PM)

March 15 — Embrace A Stream Grant Training (8PM)

March 29 — Effective Digital Communications During COVID (8PM)

April 8 — TU Event Registration Tools to Better Manage and Promote Your Activities (8PM)

CONTACT VOLUNTEER OPERATIONS

Your Volunteer Operations Staff is here to help! 

Nick Halle
Volunteer Operations Coordinator
(703) 284-9425
Contact Nick for:

  • Volunteer Leader Login Issues
  • Insurance Requests / Questions
  • Fundraising Program & Support
  • Membership Recruitment Tools
  • L.L. Bean Rod Donations


Lisa Beranek

Leadership Development Manager
(907) 205-0974
Contact Lisa for:

  • Leadership Recruitment & Development
  • Embrace A Stream Grants Program
  • Strategic Planning Support
  • Diversity Event Planning