Association Update: December 2010

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November brought monetary gifts from generous donors.
These tax-deductible donations are dedicated to funds designed to boost OWAA efforts ranging from education programs to reducing the loan on our headquarters building. For details about OWAA funds,
contact OWAA headquarters at 406-728-7434.


David BowmanPatrick Carroll
Roger Eckstine
John Kronfeld
Philip Larson
Michael Levy
Dennis Lubin
Marty Malin
Brian McGrath
James Robey
Mike Walker
Luann Sewell Waters
Roy Welch
Henry Zeman


Tim Burres
James Robey
Luann Sewell Winters


Spencer Turner
Luann Sewell Waters


James Card, Ducks Unlimited, 7025 Scepter Drive, Bartlett, TN 38135. (H) 901-604-9027, (W) 901-758-3775, (F) 901-758-3909, Associate editor, Ducks Unlimited magazine. Also a freelance writer, Card has written outdoor- or environment-related stories for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, National Geographic News, the Christian Science Monitor, ESPN Outdoors, Field & Stream and other publications. Applying for Active Membership; sponsored by Tony Dolle.
Walter Hodges, Ten and Two Magazine, 5734 37th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105. (H)206-795-1894, (W) 206-795-1894, Commercial photographer for 30 years. Co-owner, photographer, writer, creative director at, a fly-fishing, travel and culture online magazine. Applying for Active Membership; sponsored by Thomas Pero.
Dr. Brian Irwin, 25 Burgdorf Dr., Madison, NH 03849. (H) 603-986-5282, Freelancer writer and photographer for ten years, working for a range of publications from newspapers to wilderness medicine journals. Recently employed as a travel correspondent for the Boston Globe and published a book, “Recompense: Streams, Summits and Reflections.” Applying for Active Membership; sponsored by Lisa Densmore.


Rusty Chinnis, Outdoor Travel Productions, Inc., (Active Member) 7091 Longboat Drive East, P.O. Box 33, Longboat Key, FL 34228. (H) 941-383-3880, (W) 941-383-3880, (F) 941-383-7599,, President, FOWA, 1997. Outdoor editor, Anna Maria Island Sun. Travel editor, Longboat Key News. Contributing editor, Fly Fishing In Saltwaters Magazine. President, Outdoor Travel Productions Inc. Contributing writer, Saltwater Fly Fishing, American Angler, The Redbone Journal.
Kent Dickens, (Student Member) 3781 Midway Loop W., Livingston, TX 77351. (H)936-563-4627, Interested in sharing appreciation of hunting, fishing and the outdoors through writing.
T. J. Greaney, (Active Member) 9508 Chisholm Trail, Austin, TX 78748. (H) 512-280-6967, (W) 512-292-1113, (F) 512-292-1112,,, Publisher of Country Line magazine for 13 years. Host, Texas Outdoor Zone radio show for six years. Freelancer for national publications, including Outdoor Travel Lifestyle.
Joe Spoo, (Active Member) P.O. Box 489, Harrisburg, SD 57032. (H) 605-767-0020, (W)
605-368-2088,, Own and manage a website devoted to gun dog health, training and owner education. Website features audio and video podcasts, articles, blog, Ask-the-Vet section and a variety of dog health resources. Freelance writer/photographer for gun dog related articles.


The following members have successfully passed the review of their member credentials:
Donald Bready
Linda Burch
William Clark
Matthew Dunlap
Ed Hall
Bill Parker
Shawn Perich
Mark Sampson
James Sharpe
Paul Smith
Linda Steiner
Dan Thomas
Peter Wood
Michael Zlotnicki

Bob Neil Dennie
Edwin W. Hanson


Doug Jowett,


Crosman Corporation, Rts. 5 & 20, Bloomfield, NY 14469. Contact: Laura Evans, marketing coordinator. (W) 585-657-3032, (toll free) 800-724-7486, ext. 3032, (F) 585-657-5405,, Crosman Corporation is an international designer, manufacturer and marketer of Crosman and Benjamin airguns, Crosman archery products, CenterPoint Hunting and Outdoors precision optics and archery products, and Game Face airsoft products. Crosman is the exclusive worldwide licensee for Remington, Bushmaster and Marlin airguns and airsoft products. The company is privately held.
Greater Birmingham Convention & Visitors Bureau, 2200 9th Ave. N., Birmingham, AL 35203. Contact: Barry Hoehn, director of sales. (W)205-214-9208, (toll free) 800-458-8085, (F) 205-458-8086,, CVB offering “The Diverse City” of Birmingham, Ala., with its classic southern charm and hospitality nestled in the rolling foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.
IN-FISHERMAN, 7819 Highland Scenic Rd., Baxter, MN 56425. Contact: Mindy Elliot. (W) 218-829-1648, (F)218-829-3091,, Celebrating its 35th year in 2010, In-Fisherman is the world’s most authoritative multispecies fishing communications network through the integration of publications, television, radio, books, DVDs, fishing tournaments and the Internet.♦

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