Officers & Board Members

There are over 800 members involved in making Valley Forge Trout Unlimited the effective conservation organization it is. The following list is only a sampling of the many dedicated members who help our effort in various ways.


President: Jim Leonard
Vice President, Internal Affairs: Karl Heine
Vice President, External Affairs: position open
Secretary: Park Messikomer
Treasurer: Ed McGovern

Board Members

Trout in the Classroom: Dave Dickens
Environmental Chairman: Pete Goodman
Membership Chairman: Peter Lee

Joe Armstrong
John Dettrey
Robbi Freisem
Charlie Griffen
Steve Grim
Pete Hughes
Dave Macaleer
Ed McGovern
Owen Owens
Lester Young
Len Zappolo

Program Leads (non-board members)

Project Healing Waters

VFTU Program Lead: Jim Clark
Coatesville VA Medical Center: Ken Van Gilder
Royersford: Thad Nowakowski
West Bradford: Jason Scrafford
PA Regional Coordinator: Dave Riggio