Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce

Welcome to the Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce

The Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce was convened by Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon and the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission to study top-priority wildlife policy issues facing the state related to the allocation of hunter opportunity, sportsperson access and other issues.

The taskforce membership will identify study topics.

Meeting Schedule

Meeting #1 - June 16-17, 2021 in Casper at the Hilton Garden Inn

June 16th from 9am-4pm

June 17th from 8am-12pm


Meeting #2 - Date and Location TBD

Members of the Wyoming Wildlife Taskforce

  • Tony Lehner - Converse County Commissioner, landowner

  • Duaine Hagen - Park County landowner

  • Representative Jamie Flitner - Big Horn County

  • Representative Albert Sommers - Sublette County

  • Adam Teten - Johnson County sportsman

  • Joe Schaffer - Laramie County sportsman, President of Laramie County Community College

  • Rusty Bell - Campbell County Commissioner, Taxidermist, Sportsman

  • Sy Gilliland - President of Wyoming Outfitter and Guides Association

  • Elissa Ruckle - Owner of Elevate Wyoming

  • Senator Ogden Driskill - Crook County

  • Senator Larry Hicks - Carbon County

  • Liisa Anselmi-Dalton - Sweetwater County hotel owner

  • Jen Scoggin - Director Office of State Lands and Investments

  • Lee Livingston - Park County Commissioner

  • Josh Coursey - Sweetwater County, Executive Director of Muley Fanatics Foundation

  • Pat Crank - Laramie County sportsman

  • Pete Dube - Johnson County, President of the Game and Fish Commission

  • Brian Nesvik - Director of the Game and Fish Department