Author Archive for: Kate.Hill

Entries by Kate Hill

Federation CEO appointed to Tennessee H2O Steering Committee

Tennessee Wildlife Federation is excited to announce that Governor Haslam has appointed Federation CEO Michael Butler to the TN H2O Steering Committee. This appointment is in addition to his recent appointment to the Tennessee Valley Authority Regional Energy Resource Council. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced in January that he has appointed a steering committee of […]

Former SCTP Athlete Joins Federation Staff

Tennessee Wildlife Federation is excited to announce the addition of our newest staff member, Taylor Martin. Taylor will be serving as the Federation’s program coordinator and will have the opportunity to interact with many of our program participants. A native of the West Tennessee community of South Fulton, Taylor brings with him a special knowledge […]

Federation CEO Joins TVA Council

Tennessee Wildlife Federation is excited to announce that Michael Butler, chief executive officer, has been appointed to the Tennessee Valley Authority Regional Energy Resource Council. “Being appointed to the TVA Regional Energy Resource Council is an honor and privilege. The fact that TVA recognizes the importance of having a natural resource conservation organization at the […]

Bipartisan Bill Aims to Keep Wildlife from Becoming Endangered

Recovering America’s Wildlife Act Funds Proactive, State-led Efforts Nationwide Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency Would Receive $20.8 Million Annually According to the 2015 Tennessee State Wildlife Action Plan, more than 1,400 Tennessee plant and animal species are listed as being in greatest need of conservation, including the Northern Bobwhite Quail, the Chickamauga Crayfish, the Virginia Big-eared […]

Federation Welcomes New Development Manager

Tennessee Wildlife Federation welcomes Zach Barnhart as its new development manager. As an integral member of the development team, Zach will cultivate donor relationships, contribute to fundraising campaigns, and strategically engage Federation supporters. “Tennessee Wildlife Federation is excited to welcome Zach to our development team. Zach brings with him a love for the outdoors and […]

A Bee Obituary

It’s not easy being a bee. You’ve likely heard about the plight of pollinators over the last decade. Honeybees in particular have suffered alarming population declines because of a variety of factors, chief among them loss of habitat and the use of pesticides. So, in an effort to do our part to help these important […]

Tennessee Wildlife Federation Receives Largest Ever Corporate Gift

FedEx supports Tennessee Wildlife Federation and its conservation work to the tune of $100,000. Tennessee Wildlife Federation, one of the largest and oldest nonprofits dedicated to conserving the state’s wildlife and natural resources, received its largest ever corporate gift. FedEx Corporation awarded the Federation $100,000 to fund its annual needs and strategic growth. “FedEx is […]