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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 in-person and online events:

In-Person Trainings:

 

Online Trainings:
View recordings of past webinars online at www.tu.org/training. Online webinars are held at 8 p.m. EST unless otherwise noted.

  • April 1 – Annual Financial Report & IRS Training (8PM)
  • April 3 – TU Social Hour: Volunteer Community Conversation with Chris Wood (5PM)
  • April 6 – Leaders Roundtable: Communications Tools & Tips (12PM)
  • April 7 – Connecting with Members During COVID-19 (8PM)
  • April 9 – Using TU’s New Online Fundraising Tools (8PM)
  • April 14 – Leaders Roundtable: Membership Engagement (2PM)
  • April 21 – Organizing a Leader Recruitment Committee (8PM)
  • April 22 – Leaders Roundtable: Leadership Development (4PM)
  • April 30 – Leaders Roundtable: Fundraising Tools & Tips (8PM)
  • May 5 – Generating & Prospecting Leadership Leads (8PM)
  • May 7 – Keeping Conservation Going this Summer (8PM)
  • May 19 – Innovations Driven by COVID – Tactics & Technology (8PM)
  • June 4 – Planning for the Fall: What Activities Work Best (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