Orion-The Hunter’s Institute announces newest board member
Congratulations to conservation communications professional
Tammy Sapp, who became Orion–The Hunter’s Institute newest board
member this week.
Sapp is an award-winning writer with 24 years of experience in
the outdoor communications field with a focus on hunting and target
shooting. She possesses project management and team development
know-how through her work at the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife
Conservation and the National Wild Turkey Federation. As the NWTF’s
senior vice president of communications, Sapp coordinated hunter
recruitment and retention efforts in addition to planning and
implementing numerous national marketing communications campaigns
to encourage understanding of a range of conservation issues.
Today, Sapp freelances for a variety of websites and magazines,
edits the women’s section of The Outdoor Wire, and provides
communications and public relations services through her company
Tammy Sapp Communications.
Sapp joins a team of dedicated professionals who serve on
Orion’s board including: President – Mark Hirvonen, Treasurer –
Randy Newberg, Secretary – Gayle Joslin and board members John
Organ, Jim Posewitz, and Jim Tantillo.
Orion is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ethical hunting
and the wild resources essential to that purpose. Orion is best
known for its strong stance on ethical hunting and promoting the
value of North American’s hunting heritage. “Beyond Fair Chase,”
which was written by Jim Posewitz, is a standard for hunter
education classes in North America with 500,000 copies in
circulation. For more information, visit the group’s website at