Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever have hired Tim Carr to serve as its newest development officer based in the greater Kansas City Area. In his role, Carr will be responsible for working in collaboration with Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever’s employee team, donors, members, volunteers and partners to expand private, corporate and public funding relationships.
“We’re excited about the impact Tim will have on our conservation efforts, as he furthers the organization’s fundraising efforts,” said Jordan Martincich, Pheasants Forever’s VP of development. “Tim’s experience building winning relationships and his passion for upland birds will serve him well in his new role with Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever. He’s well positioned to help our donors make an impact through their philanthropic support of the Habitat Organization.”
Building a stronger culture of philanthropy among Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever constituents is a top priority for the position, which includes but is not limited to: leadership gifts and major gifts, elite membership, charitable bequests, corporate philanthropy, gifts of real estate and grant funding.
Raised in Kansas City, Kansas, Carr was introduced to Midwest upland traditions as an adult. He has been a member and supporter of Pheasants Forever for over 25 years and joins the team with a proven track record of success in sales and customer service. Previously, Carr led a very successful career in technology sales.
“It’s an honor to join the Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever team. I’ve been a passionate supporter of the organization for many years, so I am excited to help others take action for the benefit of upland birds,” Carr said. "Having the ability to work with so many talented people that are passionate about habitat conservation and upland wildlife is truly exciting. I look forward to connecting with our many members, partners, and supporters to continue to grow our organization’s mission.”
Carr resides in Leawood, Kansas. He enjoys spending time with his family, upland hunting, playing drums, going to concerts, rooting for the Jayhawks, playing golf, and getting together with friends for Golden Tee League Night. For more information about giving opportunities with Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever, contact Tim Carr at (816) 591-4400 / TCarr@PheasantsForever.Org.
About Pheasants Forever
Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever make up the nation's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to upland habitat conservation. This community of more than 400,000 members, supporters and partners is dedicated to the protection of our uplands through habitat improvement, public access, education and advocacy. A network of 754 local chapters spread across North America determine how 100 percent of their locally raised funds are spent — the only national conservation organization that operates through this grassroots structure. Since its creation in 1982, the organization has dedicated more than $1 billion to 567,500 habitat projects benefiting 24 million acres.