Ducks Unlimited announces Regional Directors of the Year

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Sept. 4, 2015 - Ducks Unlimited (DU) recently announced the 2014-2015 Regional Directors of the Year award for their outstanding fundraising leadership efforts.

"All of DU's regional directors spend countless hours on the road coordinating events across the nation, and there's no doubt they help drive the success of the organization," said David Schuessler, DU's national director of event fundraising. "Volunteers are the cornerstone of DU's fundraising success, and it takes some very special people to help guide those volunteers. My hat's off to each and every one of our regional directors for their tireless efforts over the past year."

This year's winners include:

  • Region 1: Tim Fehringer
  • Region 2: Josh Williams
  • Region 3: Scott Anderson
  • Region 4: Zac Brown
  • Region 5: Todd Carlton
  • Region 6: Jeremy Mercer
  • Region 7: Justin Harris

Ducks Unlimited is the leader in wetlands conservation, and volunteers are the heart and soul of the organization. Coordinating more than 4,000 local fund-raising events each year, the volunteers help raise more than $56 million annually.

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Ducks Unlimited Inc. is the world's largest non-profit organization dedicated to conserving North America's continually disappearing waterfowl habitats. Established in 1937, Ducks Unlimited has conserved more than 13 million acres thanks to contributions from more than a million supporters across the continent. Guided by science and dedicated to program efficiency, DU works toward the vision of wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow and forever. For more information on our work, visit Connect with us on our Facebook page at, follow our tweets at and watch DU videos at

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