Drawing by Dave Musil



Annually reviews the financial records and supporting documents of the Treasurer. (Chuck Blair)


Seeks and evaluates nominations for the Charles E. Harris Professional Wildlifer Award and the Special Recognition Award. (Chair: Paul Makela, Jim White, Ryan Long, and Jen Forbey)

Conservation Affairs

Reviews legislative proposals, administrative regulations, environmental assessments and impact statements, and other subjects or issues affecting wildlife or wildlife habitat within the organizational area of the Chapter and recommends action that should be taken by the Idaho Chapter. Participates in the TWS Conservation Affairs Network on regional and national conservation issues. (Chair: Robert Magill and Bill Dell'Isola)

Read the most recent, along with previous issues, of the National TWS Conservation Affairs Network newsletter at http://wildlife.org/policy-2/conservation-affairs-network.

Education and Outreach

Seeks and employs methods of informing the public basic wildlife management concepts and of Chapter and Society activities and interests. Responds to the interests of the membership in being involved in wildlife education. (Chair: Alana Jensen)


Plans and coordinates the annual meeting fundraising activities, including reaching out to members and local businesses for donations. (Co-Chairs: Jason Beck and Tara Ball)


Solicits and reviews grant applications and recommends recipients and funding levels to the ICTWS Board. (Chair: Toni Holthuijzen, Sandy Vistine-Amdor, Laura Wolf, Jericho Whiting)


Encourages qualified persons to become members of The Wildlife Society, the Northwest Section, and the Idaho Chapter. Receives nominations and recommends approval of individuals seeking Other Member status in the Chapter. (Toni Holthuijzen, Katie Powell, Lisa Nutt, and Bruce Schoeberl)

Nominating and Elections

Prepares a slate of two candidates for each of the elective positions: Vice-President, Secretary, and Treasurer from the Chapter voting membership. (Chair: Curtis Hendricks, Jim Teare, Shane Roberts)

Paper/Poster Judging

Coordinates paper and poster judging activities at the Chapter's annual meeting. (Kevin Warner and Jen Forbey)


Arranges programs of all regular and annual meetings and provides the President with a proposed agenda for the Annual Meeting. (Andrew Mackey)


Solicits, reviews, and awards scholarship applications for undergraduate and graduate students. (Chair: Jon Dudley, Sylvia Copeland, Tricia Hebdon)


Seeks sponsorship donations to support the Chapter's annual meeting. (Pam Bond and Brad Lowe)

Student Affairs

Identifies opportunities to further engage wildlife students in the Chapter as well as at the annual meeting. Plans student activities to facilitate student interactions with professionals and development of professional skills. (Martha Wackenhut and Janet Rachlow)

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PDF 2010 Financial Summary
PDF 2011 Financial Summary
PDF 2012 Financial Summary
PDF 2013 Financial Summary
PDF 2014 Financial Summary

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