Mike Walston is the chief operating officer of Synergy Outdoors who owns Wildgame Innovations, Barnett Crossbows and several other archery and bowhunting industry companies. Mike began his three-year term on the ATA Board of Directors in April 2009. As an ATA Board member, Mike also serves on the government affairs, trade show and community archery program committees.
Walston is in charge of day-to-day operations, sales, marketing, budgeting, contracts, legal matters and customer service for its five companies. He has worked in the archery industry 10 years.
Mike feels honored to have been selected to the ATA Board, and he vows to contribute his help and expertise wherever itís needed. He said the ATA has established an impressive track record during this decade, and he hopes to increase member participation further in the years ahead.
Mike lives in Washington, Ill., with Cindy, his wife of 20 years; and their daughter, Taylor, age 17.
Did You Know?
Nebraska is continuing Explore Bowhunting program growth with help from the ATA and additional teaching materials.