The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) is pleased to welcome Kelly Hepler, Nick Seifert and Luke Thorkildsen to its Board of Directors. Each individual has a steadfast commitment towards MDF’s mission of conserving mule deer, black-tailed deer and their habitat.
- Kelly Hepler is a trained biologist and finished his career as Secretary of the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks. After 40 years in wildlife management Kelly has since retired but remains dedicated to conservation.
- Nick Seifert has been a leading executive within the media and outdoor industries for the last three decades. Nick is currently the VP/Group Publisher and Content Director of Athlon Outdoors and Athlon Sports.
- Luke Thorkildsen is the VP of Sales, Marketing, and Product Development at Weatherby. He’s a lifelong outdoor adventurer and loves getting new people into the field.