Brian Petschl is an avid bowfisherman from Champlin. When he's not on his favorite lakes in west-central Minnesota, he's the vice-president for the Minnesota Outdoor Heritage Alliance, legislative director for the Land of Lakes Bowfishing Association and a board member of Anglers for Habitat.
Matt Keller films waterfowl hunting videos in Minnesota and distributes them across the nation. He guides custom waterfowl trips throughout the state for every species and runs Minnesotawaterfowler.com. He does all of this to support his nonprofit youth organization, Timber Bay Outdoor Adventures.
Glenn Walker began fishing at age 2 and spent his summers fishing the Mississippi River. He fished his first tournament in 2001 and has gone on to win BFL Big Bass Awards, tournaments and a fifth place finish in the MN Silverado Pro-Am. To learn more, visit fishglenn.com.
Born and raised in Todd County, Minn., Kevin Winkler was brought up living the life of a outdoorsman. He loves fishing and hunting and now runs a guide service. He offers fall combo fishing and hunting trips and does some photography on the side. He will talk fishing or hunting with anyone, anytime.
Bill Klein is a lifelong lover of the outdoors. He's passionate about mentoring children in a wide array of outdoor activities and teaching respect for the land and landowners. He lives on a small farm in northern Washington County and has never met a dog he didn’t like.
Jerry Kolter is a nationally recognized trainer whose dogs have won numerous grouse dog championships and awards. He has more than 20 years of training, upland bird guiding and field trial experience. He and his wife, Betsy, own Northwoods Bird Dogs, a breeding and training facility.
Bill Marchel, of Fort Ripley, Minnesota, is a full-time wildlife and outdoors writer and photographer. He specializes in game birds, mammals and outdoor sports, such as hunting and fishing. For more information, visit his website at www.BillMarchel.com.