Meet the Team

Hunter Nation is led by America's greatest Hunters and Patriots

Our Mission is to preserve and protect our nation’s hunting heritage and the traditions associated with hunting as a way of life. We are committed to unifying all hunters and creating a nationwide voice to defend our hunting rights. We support wildlife and habitat conservation, and we support ethical hunters in the legal pursuit of all game species of their choice.

Rock N' Roll Legends – Spirit of the Wild
Ted & Shemane Nugent are the spirit of Hunter Nation. Their passion for family, friends and wild game hunting along with dedication to preserving America's great outdoor heritage for future generations is second to none.
Michael Waddell

Michael Waddell

Founder of Bone Collector
"Hunting is for everybody. If you're fat, skinny, gorgeous, not-so-gorgeous, rich, or poor you can enjoy hunting. Hunters all have the right and should promote hunting. God’s renewable resource is for everyone to enjoy."

Mark "OZ" Geist

American Hero
"Fellow Hunters: unfortunately, the wolf is at our door. United we can defend our hunting heritage!"

Craig Morgan

Country Music Star and Army Veteran
"I am all in for Hunter Nation! It's a great group of American Hunters that love and cherish God, family, country, hunting, and conservation."

Keith Mark

Outdoor Host - Co-Founder of Hunter Nation
Keith Mark is a family man that has a deep passion for the outdoors and is Co-Founder of Hunter Nation. An attorney by trade, he has hosted MacMillan River Adventures on the Outdoor Channel for a decade. Keith owns MRA Outfitters in the Yukon, and recently received an appointment in the US Department of the Interior.

Kris Kobach

Kansas Secretary of State
Kris Kobach is an avid Hunter and a great husband and father. He is currently the Secretary of State of Kansas and the Republican Party Nominee for the Governor of Kansas. Kris has degrees from Harvard, Oxford and Yale. He is also a Hunter Nation board member
and legal counsel.

Craig Simpson

CEO of Blue Diamond Capital
Craig is the Vice President of Blue Diamond Capital, A Family / Private Equity office with holdings approaching $1 billion. Their portfolio includes Hospitality, Muiti-Family, Private Equity, Retail, Technology and many businesses and partnerships. Craig is an avid hunter, family man with extensive business and industry experience. He works for Marc Bingham the founder of Blue Diamond and one of North America’s largest wildlife conservation donors.

Don Peay

Co-Founder of Hunter Nation
Don Peay is the Co-Founder of Hunter Nation. He founded and built Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife in 1994, and Founded the Western Hunting and Conservation Expo in 2007. In 2018 more than 45,000 hunters from 21 countries attended the expo. Don also played a major role in the Congressional Wolf Delisting in 2011.

Jason Chaffetz

Fox News Contributor and former Member of Congress
Jason Chaffetz is a Fox News Contributor and former Member of Congress where he served as the Chairman of the Oversight Committee. He is the NY Times Best Selling Author of "The Deep State" and former Fellow at Harvard University. He is a husband, father, and grandfather and former college placekicker. Jason is an avid outdoorsmen and wildlife photographer.

Jim Liberatore

CEO Outdoor Channel
Jim Liberatore is President and Chief Executive Officer of Outdoor Sportsman Group. He is responsible for the overall strategic, operational and creative vision for Outdoor Sportsman Group including Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel, World Fishing Network, 25 publications including Guns and Ammo and Peterson’s Hunting, 20 organization web sites and MOTV, OSG’s SVOD global app. Jim is also active in several projects to promote the amazing attributes of the outdoor lifestyle through untapped mainstream media platforms.

Advisory Board


Dan & Stephanie Braman


Ralph & Vicki Cianciarulo


Weston & Jodi Clark

Hunter Nation - Mark DeYoung - Signting Rifle

Mark DeYoung


Jason Hairston


Jeff Hartley


Rob Keck


Rick & Julie Kreuter


Monte McDowell


Lindsay Persico


Kevin Pritchett

Vince Rosdahl Dall Sheep Hunting

Vince Rosdahl


Chelsi Rose


Doug Sayer


Tim Simonsen


John Wayne Walding


Henry & Lakeisha Woodard