Our Comittee Members


Our Committee consists of:
  • Peter J. Barber - Past Treasurer, Muskie’s, Inc. International
  • Joe Bucher - Editor Emeritus Musky Hunter Magazine & Legendary Hall of Fame Muskie Angler;
  • Steve Budnik - Past President and Research Committee Chairman, Muskie’s, Inc. International,
  • Jim Bunch - Chairman, Muskie’s, Inc. Members Only Fishing Contest & Muskie magazine “Lunge Log” Editor;
  • John Casselman, Ph. d. - Adjunct Professor, Queen’s University, Department of Biology, Senior Scientist Emeritus Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources Applied Research and Development Branch, Member Muskie’s, Inc. & Muskies Canada
  • Rich Delaney - President World Muskie Alliance & Member Muskie’s, Inc.;
  • Terrie DuBe’ -  Past Muskie’s, Inc. International Secretary & Professional Muskie Tournament Angler;
  • Brad Latvaitis - American Fisheries Society (AFS) Fisheries Professional Emeritus; Owner, Environmental Solution Professionals; Enshrined, Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame 2006; Muskie Historian & Researcher; Contributing writer Musky Hunter magazine;
  • Mike Lazarus - Member Muskies Canada & Ontario and Quebec Muskie Guide;
  • Ron Lindner - Publisher Emeritus In-Fisherman Communications Network; Member Lindner Media Group & Hall of Fame Angler;
  • Pete Maina - General Manager/Co-owner Esox Angler magazine; Contributor Wisconsin Sportsman magazine & member Muskie’s, Inc.;
  • Bruce Michael - Business Development & Website entrepreneur responsible for multiple Muskie and Fishing related ventures.  Lifelong Muskie Fisherman & Marketing Director for the MDMWRP.
  • Jerry Newman - Founder World Record Muskie Alliance (WRMA now WMA); Member Muskie’s, Inc. & Muskies Canada
  • Steve Pallo - Management Programs Section Head Illinois Department of Natural Resources (Ret.)- Fisheries, American Fisheries Society (AFS), Certified Fisheries Scientist, Past Director-Research Muskie’s, Inc. International, Past Chair AFS Esocid Technical Committee, Life Member of Muskie’s, Inc., Co-Chair of Fisheries Habitat Committee Muskie’s, Inc.;
  • Gord Pyzer - Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (Ret.) Kenora, Fishing Editor, Outdoor Canada Magazine, Field Editor, In-Fisherman Magazine and Television Co-Host, The Real Fishing Radio Show, President, Canadian Angling Adventures Ltd. & Outdoor Editor/Columnist, the Kenora Daily Miner and News, the Fort Frances Times, Just Fishing and Grainews and multiple award winning Journalist<
  • Larry Ramsell, Chairman - Former Research Editor Musky Hunter magazine, Muskie Historian, Dual Hall of Fame Muskie Angler, Past President, Muskie’s, Inc. International, Former Representative International Game Fish Association (IGFA), Former World Secretary National Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame (NFWFHF) & Former World Record Advisor NFWFHF (Resigned);
  • Steve Sarley - Host of CLTV's "The Great Outdoors" television program - 2002 to 2005, Host of "The Outdoors Experience" radio program on Chicago's NewsTalk 560-AM WIND – 2003 to present, Weekly columnist for Shaw Newspaper's "Northwest Herald," "Kane County Chronicle," and other Shaw daily newspapers, Monthly columnist for "MidWest Outdoors magazine" - 1996 to present;
  • Tim Simonson - Fisheries/Lake Sampling Coordinator, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources WDNR) Spokesman & Co-chair State Musky Committee, Wisconsin DNR;
  • Marc Thorpe - Past President Muskies Canada & Ontario and Quebec Muskie Guide;
  • Diana Worline - Former Member Muskie’s, Inc. International Board of Directors & Professional Muskie Tournament Angler;
  • Steve Worrall - Owner Muskie First Internet Website & Member Muskie’s, Inc.
  • Tom Betka, MD, BA, BS (Aquatic Biology) - Past Vice-President of Fisheries, Research & Youth, MI International. Past Research Director, Titletown Muskies Inc., Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • Bill Hamblin - Well know Canadian Muskie Guide on Georgian Bay, Ontario and Author & co-author of several books on Muskies.