Board of Directors

In June 2016, a new organizational structure went into effect which restructured the Executive Board and created the Conservation Policy Board.


President (2026): Rob Miller, Life Member,

Immediate Past President (2026): Tim Muir Jr., Lake St. Clair Walleye Association,

Vice President/President-Elect/Chair of the Policy Board (2026): Steve Dey Straits Area Sportsmans Club

Treasurer (2026): Leon Hank

Region Directors:

  • Region 1 (2025): George Lindquist, UP Whitetails of Marquette County
  • Region 2 (2026): Mark Spencer, Straits Area Sportsman's Club
  • Region 3 (2025): Terry Vuksanovic, Big Bear Sportsman's Club
  • Region 4 (2026): Todd Johnson, National Deer Association - Northern Jack Pine Branch
  • Region 5 (2025): Dawn Levey, Ashley Sportsmans Club
  • Region 5/At Large (2025): Brent Tavis, Individual Member
  • Region 6 (2026): Wayne Hanson, Saginaw Field and Stream
  • Region 7 (2025): Ron Burris, Individual Member
  • Region 8 (2026): Leonard Shaner, Gilberts Sportsman Club
  • Region 8/At Large (2026): Kris Matthew, Tri-County Sportsmen's League
  • Region 9 (2025): Sam Morello, Michigan Bow Hunters

Appointed At-Large Directors:

Doug Krizanic* (2026)

Pat Hogan* (2026)


MUCC 2024-2025 Conservation Policy Board

Chair of the Policy Board (2024): Rob Miller, Life Member

Voting members

  • Region 1 (2025)
    • Joe Sommers, UP Whitetails of Marquette County
    • Bryan Reynolds, UP Whitetails of Marquette County
    • Jeremy Laakso, UP Trappers District #1
    • Jack Lehto*, Individual Member (2026)
  • Region 2 (2026)
    • Bob Swailes, Straits Area Sportsmen's Club
    • Robert Warner, Straits Area Sportsmen's Club
    • Gary Zwolinski*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 3 (2025)
    • Jane Finnerty, Cadillac Sportsman's Club
    • Greg Nicolauou, Cedar Rod and Gun Club
    • Paul Petrovich, Big Bear Sportsmen's Club
    • Abraham Downer*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 4 (2026)
    • Paul Rose, Montmorency County Conservation Club
    • Joe Heberling, Alpena Sportsmens Club
    • Luke Sitton*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 5 (2025)
    • Jerry Kiel, West Walker Sportsman's Club
    • Steven Lomonaco, Rockford Sportsman's Club
    • Tim Hall, Rockford Sportsman's Club
  • Region 6 (2026)
    • Bruce Levey, Shiawassee Conservation Association
    • Steven Campbell*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 7 (2025)
    • Greg Peck, All Species Conservation Club
    • Bob Kruger, New Buffalo Rod and Gun Club
    • Tony Hofstetter, New Buffalo Rod and Gun Club
    • David VanLopik*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 8 (2026)
    • Jason Thompson, Perch Point Conservation Club
    • Rick Okerhjelm, Lake St. Claire Walleye Association
    • Taylor Renton, Oakland Co. Sportsmens Club
    • Zach Snyder*, Individual Member Representative (2026)
  • Region 9 (2025)
    • Erik Schnelle, National Deer Association
    • Rex Lansing, Michigan Bear Hunters Association
    • Bob Jones, Michigan Bow Hunters


To get in contact with your Region Executive Board and Conservation Policy Board members, see below for emails:

region1 at

region2 at

region3 at

region4 at

region5 at

region6 at

region7 at

region8 at

region9 at

*to address online security concerns we cannot post clickable emails. Use the @ symbol in place of the "at" to send an email to your MUCC regional representatives.



Committee Chair
Wildlife and Habitat Leonard Shaner,
Fisheries and Habitat Eric Braden,
Shooting and Ranges Jack Ammerman,
Youth and Conservation Education

Parks, Recreation and Trails

Dawn Levey

Allen Kasdorf