This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio & Podcast: Blake Henning, Chief Conservation Officer, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

(Houston, TX- December 2, 2020) Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) and “Hunting Matters” welcomes Blake Henning, Chief Conservation Officer, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation!

Blake has served in his current role since 2010 providing leadership to the organization’s conservation, access, elk restoration, hunting heritage and government affairs programs. He has been with RMEF since 2000 when he was hired as the Regional Director for Wyoming. Since moving to RMEF HQ in 2005 he has held several positions involving land management, fundraising, and volunteer leadership. 

Outside of RMEF, Henning was appointed to a federal advisory committee on hunting, shooting sports and conservation by the U.S. Secretaries of Interior and Agriculture in 2018. Additionally, Henning serves as Chairman of American Wildlife Conservation Partners, a group of nearly 50 hunting and wildlife organizations and also sits on Montana’s Forest Action Council.  

Blake’s interest in conservation and hunting first began while growing up on a farm in southeast Nebraska. He holds a B.S. in Wildlife Management and Agriculture from the University of Nebraska and an M.S. degree in Wildlife Biology from Kansas State University.  

“Hunting Matters” airs each Saturday from 6am-7am CST on KPRC AM 950 – Real Texas, Real Talk, a Houston iHeartMedia station, and Houston’s longest running radio station. Listen live online here. You may also listen to each episode as a podcast, following live airing, on most major podcast platforms including iTunes, the Apple Podcasts, the IHeartMedia, Google, Overcast, and Spreaker.

About Houston Safari Club Foundation
Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve the sport of hunting through education, conservation, and the promotion of our hunting heritage. HSCF has awarded 550 scholarships totaling $2.5 million dollars. HSCF conducts youth outdoor education programs, career training, hunter education and field experiences throughout the year. HSCF has provided over $4 million in grants for hunter-funded wildlife, habitat, and various conservation initiatives. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization. Visit our website at wehuntwegive.org or call 713.623.8844 for more information. HSCF. We Hunt. We Give.