Phil Taunton, Southeast District Director

TauntonName: Phil Taunton
KWF Position: Southeast District Director Hometown: Emporia
Occupation: Volunteer, retired BNSF railroad employee. Free lance writer and host of KVOE What’s in Outdoors, weekly outdoor radio show. What’s in Outdoors. Phil also teaches outdoor related activities at the Flint Hills Technical College, Emporia, Kansas through their Community Connections series.
Leadership Roles: Lyon County Hunter Education Area Coordinator, National Archery in the School NASP and 4-H archery shooting sport instructor. Prairie Walk tour leader for Symphony in the Flinthills. He serves on the board of Southeast Kansas Hunting and Fishing Expo and Missouri-Kansas Region of the National Shoot to Retrieve Association, NSTRA. Phil is also the rules and judging instructor for the Mo-Kan. Region of NSTRA. Very active in environment education programs such as ECO-Meets and Environthons, No Child Left Inside and Green School initiatives.