National Development Committee


  • Advise Ducks Unlimited's president in matters pertaining to major gift fundraising and gift planning.


  • Review and recommend revisions and additions to Ducks Unlimited's fundraising policies, donor recognition, and related programs.
  • Serve as a sounding board for new ideas and proposed strategies to increase DU's major gift revenue, especially from new and upgraded Major Sponsors.
  • Team with other DU volunteers and staff members to implement the objectives of the Ducks Unlimited Strategic Plan.


Mike Woodward - Oakfield,NY - Senior Vice President
Kathy McCollum - Rossville, TN - Staff Liaison
Glen Bean, Minnetonka, MN
Todd Bishop, Brighton, MI
David Blom, Calgary, AB
Paul Boehne, Cove, OR
Hazard Campbell, Buffalo, NY
Harold Cannon, Lenoir City, TN
Mike Carey, Hillsboro, OR
Jim Cerza, Kitty Hawk, NC
Jason Christiansen, Helman, NE
Scott Crawford, Dover, DE
John Cushman, Mattituck, NY
Linda Daugherty, Lincoln, MT
Eric Demers, Lake Forest Park, WA
Jim Demgen, East Gull Lake, MN
Bob Dewar, Bothell, WA
Brian Dillon, Medway, MA
Chris Dorow, Othello, WA
Michael Edens, Columbia, SC
Matt Fenoff, Bismarck, ND
Bob Filbert, Fairview, TX
Doug Frey, Midland, TX
Rob Gokey, Richardson, TX
Jeff Heidelbauer, Custer, SD
Galen Johnson, Pawnee, IL
Howard Johnson, Riverton, WY
James Konkel, Scarborough, ME
Monty Lewis, Thomasville, GA
Peter T. MacGaffin, Bear, DE
Ron Maher, Edmonton, AB
Chad Manlove, Madison, MS
Joe Mazon, Califon, NJ
Joseph Nicosia, Newark, NY
Jay Owen, Lafayette, LA
Brian Priddle, Somerset, KY
Jon Rich, Germantown, TN
Clay Rogers, Omaha, NE
Gary Salmon, Lafayette, LA
Steve Schmitt, Vancouver, WA
Richard Smith, Germantown, TN
Wendell Weakley, Oxford, MS