The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF), the most respected and trusted sports organization in the political arena, announced today that Kevin Perry has joined the organization as vice president of development. Kevin comes to CSF with over a decade of experience driving exponential growth globally, nationally, regionally and independently for established and emerging brands in the BBQ and Outdoor Sporting Goods industries.
In this new role, Kevin will be responsible for leading the creation and expansion of strategic fundraising efforts that build on CSF’s existing programs and partnerships in support of the organization’s mission in the United States.
“I am extremely honored to have the opportunity to serve CSF in a development role,” Kevin said. “The passion and dedication among CSF staff and partners is second to none, and the work is essential to protect and expand opportunities for hunters and fishermen. I couldn’t be more excited to be a part of this team.”
Prior to joining CSF, Kevin’s extensive sales experience in the outdoor industry includes Under Armor Outdoors, Marolina Outdoors, and most recently Dansons Inc., where Kevin served as Director of National Accounts for brands such as Pit Boss, Louisiana Grill and Country Smokers. , to name a few. In addition, Kevin has also previously served as an intern for the National Deer Alliance and NRA-ILA.
According to CSF President and CEO Jeff Crane, “Kevin’s passion and dedication to the outdoors is a perfect fit for CSF. His proven track record in the industry to drive growth and the connections he brings made him the perfect choice for this role. We look forward to having Kevin on board to help elevate and grow our brand and visibility.”
Kevin has a BA in Public Policy Studies from Duke University and a Master’s in Wildlife Management from the University of Georgia.
An avid outdoorsman, Kevin enjoys hunting and fishing, as well as spending time with his family at their Arkansas lodge.
Founded in 1989, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) is the informed authority on outdoor issues and serves as the primary conduit for influencing public policy. Working with the Congressional Athletes Caucus (CSC), the Governors Athletes Caucus (GSC) and the National Assembly of Athletes Caucus (NASC), CSF gives a voice to hunters, anglers, recreational shooters and hunters on Capitol Hill and in all state capitals. advocate for vital outdoor issues that are the backbone of our nation’s conservation legacy. For more information on CSF’s policy work, visit www.congressionalsportsmen.org.