Image Credit: Gary Kramer, USFWS

©Gary Kramer, USFWS


Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge


 Executive Board 2024-2026

President – Chuck Yoest
President Elect – Lindsey Phillips
Past President – Erin Patrick
Secretary/Treasurer – Brittney Viers
Southeastern Section Representative – Brett Dunlap
Board Member at Large – Mark Gudlin
Board Member at Large – Barbara Shock

©Marvin Moriarty, USFWS


Each year awards are given out at the annual meeting in the categories below. View a list of past winners here.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Student Paper Award

       Student Poster Award

Wildlife Professional Award

       Conservation Hero Award

Spring Bear


 Student Chapters

The state of Tennessee includes five student chapters of TWS, located at the following colleges and universities:

Cleveland State Community College

Lincoln Memorial University

Tennessee Tech University

University of Tennessee

University of Tennessee at Martin