Larry Schweiger, CEO of National Wildlife Federation, Announces Retirement

Arlington, VA — Trout Unlimited commended the service of Larry Schweiger, CEO of the National Wildlife Federation as he announced his retirement Wednesday.

Chris Wood, CEO at Trout Unlimited said Schweiger was leaving the conservation community with a great legacy: “Larry Schweiger has been a tremendous leader in the conservation community and we will all miss his talent and dedication to making our lands and waters better places to hunt and fish. Larry has been instrumental in giving voice to conservation-minded hunters and anglers in decisions regarding energy development, land protection, and habitat restoration. Most importantly, we appreciate his commitment to engaging the next generation of outdoor stewards who will help sustain our outdoor legacy.”