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NBGI States & Coordinators

These individuals may or may not have the actual title of “quail coordinator,” but they are in charge of on-the-ground quail management in their state.

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Brandon Earls
Alabama Dept. of Conservation and  Natural Resources
Upland Game Bird Coordinator
64 N. Union Street, Suite 584
Montgomery, AL 36130
(334) 242-3469


Clint Johnson, CWB®
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
Quail Coordinator
213A Highway 89 South
Mayflower, AR 72106
(501) 270-1926


VACANT (4/10/23)
Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife
Furbearer and Small Game Biologist
6180 Hay Point Landing Road
Smyrna, DE 19977
(302) 735-3600 x 2


Greg Hagan
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Northern Bobwhite Coordinator
13093 Henry Beadel Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 893-4153  x340


Dallas Ingram
Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources
Quail Biologist
(404) 985-0426


Don Kahl
Agricultural and Grassland Wildlife Program Manager
Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources
1 Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702


Nichole Alonso-Leach
Grassland Gamebird Biologist
Indiana Div. of Fish and Wildlife
402 W. Washington Street, Rm W273
Indianapolis, IN 46204
(317) 771-6561


Todd Bogenschutz
Upland Wildlife Research Biologist
Iowa Dept. of Natural Resources
1436 255th Street
Boone, IA 50036
(515) 432-2823


Jeff Prendergast
Small Game Specialist
Kansas Dept. of Wildlife and Parks
PO Box 338
Hays, KS 67601
(785) 628-8614


Cody Rhoden
Acting Small Game Program Coordinator
Kentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources
#1 Sportsman’s Lane
Frankfort, KY 40601
(800) 858-1549, ext. 4458


Cody Cedotal
Small Game Program Coordinator
Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries
PO Box 98000
Baton Rouge, LA 70898
(225) 765-2354


Bob Long
Upland Gamebird Project Manager
Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources
828 B Airpax Road, Suite 500
Cambridge, MD 21613
(410) 221-8838, ext. 106


Rick Hamrick 
Small Game Biologist
Mississippi Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 432-2199


Beth Emmerich
Research Scientist
Missouri Dept. of Conservation
3500 S. Baltimore Street
Kirksville, MO 63501
(660) 988-7902 ext. 6509


Bryan O'Connor
Upland Habitat and Access Program Manager
Nebraska Game and Parks
50379 Hwy 22
Wolbach, NE 68882

New Jersey

Jimmy Sloan
Wildlife Biologist
New Jersey Div. of Fish and Wildlife
360 North New York Road
Galloway, NJ 08205
(609) 256-2809

North Carolina

Hannah Plumpton
Upland Gamebird Biologist
North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
(984) 800-7222


Nathan Stricker
Wildlife Biology Supervisor
Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources
2045 Morse Road, Bldg. B1
Columbus, OH 43229
(614) 265-6381


Tell Judkins 
Upland Game Biologist
Oklahoma Dept. of Wildlife Conservation
PO Box 53465
Oklahoma City, OK 73152
(405) 301-9945


Andrew Ward
Game Bird Section Supervisor
Pennsylvania Game Commission
2001 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110
(717) 787-4250 (ext 73417)

South Carolina

Michael Hook
Small Game Program Leader
South Carolina Dept. of Natural Resources
PO Box 167
Columbia,  SC 29202
(803) 734-3940


Michael McCord
Small Game/Furberer Coordinator
Wildlife and Forestry Division
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
Phone:  931-528-6472 (ext 110)


John Mclaughlin
Upland Game Bird Program Leader
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department
(512) 971-0348


Jay Howell
Small Game Project Leader
Virginia Dept. of Wildlife Resources
7870 Villa Park Drive, Suite 400
Henrico, VA 23228
(804) 641-9694

West Virginia

Holly N. Morris, Certified Wildlife Biologist®
West Virginia Department of Natural Resources
2006 Robert C. Byrd Drive
Beckley, WV 25801
(304) 256-6947