Meet the ANGLR Experts

ANGLR Experts are regional experts, guides, and pros in our community who are passionate about helping other anglers improve.

Abby Olson

Abby Olson

Avid Angler

8 years ago I became an avid fisher woman. I am out on the water any chance I get and am totally addicted to the sport! In the last year I have become a Pro Staff Member for WOO! Tungsten and am a bra... read more

Adrian Navarro

Adrian Navarro

Avid Angler

I have an undying passion for the ocean, fish and everything in between. I am on the water as often as possible chasing whatever species wants to eat. I’ve spent years learning how to catch each spe... read more

Alex Burton

Alex Burton

Avid Outdoorsman

The outdoors are literally my life, second only to my amazing family. Whether I am hiking through the woods or sitting in a boat, everything makes sense to me in the grip of mother nature. Fishing i... read more

Alex Rudd

Alex Rudd

Alex Rudd Fishing

My name is Alex Rudd. I am an East Tennessee based angler and content creator. I run and manage my own YouTube channel (Alex Rudd Fishing) It's through this platform I was able to combine my passion f... read more

Alex Turner

Alex Turner

The Ohio Fishermen

Hey I’m Alex, I’m 22 years old and I’m not your typical fisherman. I’ve caught just about everything in the book but I don’t follow the crowd. I like to use baits and techniques that are out... read more

Andrew Kasperek

Andrew Kasperek

Avid Angler

I started competing in bass fishing tournaments about fifteen years ago, with a four year break I started again about two years ago and enjoy every minute of it. Within the last two years I have pick ... read more

Ben Nowak

Ben Nowak

Avid Angler

Fishing has been a part of my life since I was a young kid, learning how to fish from the banks of my grandparent‘s cottage. At age 17, fishing became my main passion and I began fishing as often a... read more

Bill Sikora

Bill Sikora

Kayak Fishing Pro

I am a proud member of the Kaku Kayak, Fishing Online, Bruiser Baits, RedLine Lures, and South River Outfitters Fishing Teams. In addition, I am the founder of the Florida Bass Paddlers.... read more

Branden Jones

Branden Jones

I run a guide service called the Hudson Charter Company. Plain and simple, I love to fly fish and being able to put people on fish! I love having clients who come down to my area on vacation catch fis... read more

Brian McCarty

Brian McCarty

Major League Surf Casting

Residing on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Brian is an avid angler and fishing guide. Currently, he is nearing completion of a bachelor's degree in environmental science, which he pursued specifical... read more

Bryan Rice

Bryan Rice

Avid Angler

I started fishing in bass clubs in 1996. I fished first BFL 1999. I was also High School fishing boat captain in 2015 and 2016. I love fishing and helping teach others what I have learned! Sponsored ... read more

Cade Ratliff

Cade Ratliff

Bowling Green State Bass Team

I am an avid bass fisherman and competitive angler for the Bowling Green State University Club Fishing Team. I am well versed in a variety of techniques and have fished all over the United States. I e... read more

Cameron Wilt

Cameron Wilt

Bowling Green State Bass Team

I was born and raised in Central Texas, I then moved to Ohio to fish in the college circuits. I currently fish for Bowling Green State University and currently represent Kistler Rods and Old Fart Lure... read more

Chad Nelson

Chad Nelson

Avid Angler

I grew up fishing the waters of South Florida, and spent every summer in Northern Wisconsin catching Musky, Northern Pike, and Walleye. After living in places like the Midwest, Washington DC, Texas an... read more

Chris Jackson

Chris Jackson

Professional Angler

I was born just west of Birmingham, Alabama, and grew up with fishing as a large part of my life. In 1995 I followed in my father’s “footsteps” and began work with the Birmingham Police Departme... read more

Chuck Boso

Chuck Boso

Avid Angler

I have been a tournament angler for over 16 years giving me a good step up on others who fish on waters in Oklahoma and surrounding states. I am currently sponsored by Enigma Rods, Trapper Tackle, A&a... read more

Cody Barr

Cody Barr

Avid Angler

I grew up in Texas, but I‘m now living in Montana. I work for Kroenke Ranches, which has their streams and rivers restored. So I’m constantly fishing for better research. I’m constantly travelin... read more

Colin McCain

Colin McCain

Kayak Angler

While I have fished since childhood, several years ago I discovered kayak fishing and fell in love. There is nothing better than using stealth as a way to target a given species, and kayak fishing ran... read more

Colton Curtis

Colton Curtis

Avid Angler

I grew up fishing with my father from the age of 3 inMichigan. This eventually turned into us fishing money tournaments all over state for the sake of having fun as well as a testing platform for our ... read more

Darryl Barrs

Darryl Barrs

The Fisherman's Journal

I am someone who loves to improve. I am always trying to learn more about fishing, not just to become better myself but so I can share what I have learned with others. I enjoy the community and camara... read more

Dave Lefebre

Dave Lefebre

Major League Fishing Pro

I’ve been addicted to fishing since I was a little kid. For the past 17 years my passion has also been my full-time job. It’s very hard, stressful and demanding, but I still can’t wait to get up... read more

Dylan Cross

Dylan Cross

Avid Angler

I am fisherman in Iowa catching multiple fish species to show what waterway around here have to offer. I spend all of my free time on the water soaking up all of the information I can! I love sharing ... read more

Emily Menegay

Emily Menegay

Bowling Green State Bass Team

I am a member of the Bowling Green State University Bass fishing club. I have grown up fishing farm ponds with my dad but I started tournament fishing in April 2017. I have learned a ton over the year... read more

Eric Faucett

Eric Faucett

Avid Angler

I am an avid adventurer, entrepreneur, business consultant, tournament angler, and most importantly, a FISHERMAN! When I‘m not fishing, I’m making the phones ring for small/medium/large business... read more

Ethan Dhuyvetter

Ethan Dhuyvetter

Fishing YouTuber

I have a passion for the outdoors, especially fishing, and have a goal of inspiring others to spend more time outside. To do so, I make a few videos per week on my YouTube Channel, Online Outdoorsman.... read more

Evan Sledge

Evan Sledge

Sledge Outfitters

I am the founder of Sledge Outfitters, a hunting and fishing guide service located in Central Texas and Alaska. As a third generation fisherman in Central Texas, I have been fishing my entire life. I ... read more

Garrett Enders

Garrett Enders

Bethel University Bass Team

I am an avid collegiate bass fisherman that is extremely passionate about the sport of bass fishing. I am currently a senior at Bethel University studying business management as well as being a member... read more

Grant Labriola

Grant Labriola

Avid Angler

Just chasing the fish around like everyone else while learning as much as I can! I have no doubt that fishing is my passion and I love to learn every time I’m on the water! I enjoy sharing that know... read more

Greg DeVault

Greg DeVault

Full Time Guide and Tournament Angler

I was born and raised on Florida's West coast. I have been a full time guide and tournament fisherman for 25 years. I provide my clients with the Opportunity to catch Snook, Redfish, Trout, Tarpon, Fl... read more

Gus Glasgow

Gus Glasgow

Avid Ice Angler

As a passionate sportsman and fisherman , I have been enjoying the the great outdoors of Western Pennsylvania since a child. I quickly fell in love with fishing competing in my first tournaments at th... read more

Heath Jordan

Heath Jordan

Avid Angler

My name is Heath Jordan from Cleveland, Tn and I‘m an avid live bait fisherman and I am known as the "Noodlin Ninja" due to my catfish noodling expertise. I’ve been noodling for 20 years and had t... read more

Hunter Utley

Hunter Utley

Hunter Utley Fishing

I was born and raised in the Memphis area and I am 26 years old. I have been fishing for as long as I can remember. My dad introduced me very early and I have loved it ever since. I have fished with R... read more

Jacob Foutz

Jacob Foutz

Bryan College Fishing Team

I am a collegiate angler from Bryan College. I am a 2017 Bassmaster Collegiate National Champion as well as the 2017 Bassmaster College Classic Bracket Champion. I'm also a 2018 Bassmaster Classic Qua... read more

Jacob Jesionek

Jacob Jesionek

ANGLR Team Member

Fishing for me is more than just a hobby. I have traveled the majority of the US targeting as many species as possible with some of my favorite species being the Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout, Largemout... read more

Jake Derhake

Jake Derhake

Avid Catfisherman

I have been catfishing since I was a child but more recently within the last 6 years started to venture out on the big rivers. Three years ago I bought my first boat and fished my first tournament. I ... read more

James Elam

James Elam

Major League Fishing Pro

I am a Professional Bass Fisherman from Tulsa, OK. I have qualified for 4 Bassmaster Classics and fished on the Bassmaster Elite Series for 6 years. I am a Bassmaster Elite Series Champion and a 2X Ba... read more

James Mignanelli

James Mignanelli

Bassmaster Opens Pro

I am currently competing in the Bassmaster Opens Division. I have competed at all levels of the FLW throughout my career. Since 2006 I have competed in over 50 FLW tournaments and countless BASS event... read more

James Sauer

James Sauer

Kayak Fishing Pro

Hello my name is James Sauer. I am a kayak angler and tournament angler from Springhill, Florida. I fish mostly out of my 2017 Kaku Wahoo 12.5. I fish mostly saltwater for Redfish, Snook, Speckled Tro... read more

James Swaford

James Swaford

High School Angler

I am a High School tournament fisherman. I spend most of my time in Southern Florida fishing for bass. Sponsors: Cortland Line, OM Fishing Sinkers, Trigger Happy Comfort Grips, and Accu Cull... read more

James Vincent

James Vincent Laginess

Avid Angler

I‘ve been an angler since I can remember and an avid angler for almost 25 years. I’ve fished around the country! I have a very solid skill set as a bass angler and know fish behavior, along with h... read more

Jayden Dummett

Jayden Dummett

Treway Outdoors

I have been fishing since my early days with a Scooby Doo push button catching gills and that occasional hungry bass. My dad introduced my to fishing and I fell in love from that first moment I felt t... read more

Jeff Nelson

Jef Nelson

Avid Angler

I have been tournament fishing since I was 16 years old. Since then, I was an original faculty advisor for the Penn State Bass Fishing team, I‘ve been a Scoutmaster for 6 years. I am a Vigil Member ... read more

Jonathan Coholich

Jonathan Coholich

Avid Angler

I got introduced to fishing early with my dad taking me locally for bass and trout. From there it grew into local tournaments and I got my break when I started the La Roche College FLW Team as a fresh... read more

Jonathan Dietz

Jonathan Dietz

Penn State Bass Fishing

I am an up and coming avid tournament bass fisherman. I currently fish on the Penn State Bass Fishing team. I have placed in the top 15 in multiple FLW BFL tournaments as a co-angler. I also used to c... read more

Jonny Schultz

Jonny Schultz

Fishing YouTuber

Bass fishing is hard. It’s even harder when the most knowledgeable anglers are unwilling to share exactly where, when, and how they catch quality bass. That’s why I started Fish the Moment. As ... read more

Josh Baker

Josh Baker

Professional Captain and Tournament Angler

I am a Tournament Angler and Professional Captain. I look forward to helping Anglers develop their skills and give them new tools to enable them to catch more fish and enjoy every trip on the water. I... read more

Josh Johnson

Josh Johnson

Avid Angler

I started fishing at a young age. I am currently a Bass Angler on YouTube! I love making videos to show my followers different ways to catch fish! I hope that I can extend these learnings through my w... read more

Justin Harders

Justin Harders

ProNav Marine

I started fishing at a young age. I have always had a passion for walleye fishing. I am currently a brand ambassador for a company called ProNav Marine. My passion is to figure out how to catch fish a... read more

Kaden Knoch

Kaden Knoch

Avid Angler

20 Years Old. Chasing My Dream One Cast at a Time. I am devoted to fishing. I learn something new every time I hit the water. Learning from everyone I meet along the way and helping others catch m... read more

Kevin Cole

Kevin Cole

Avid Angler

I have been tournament bass fishing since 2011 as a Co-Angler. Competing as a Co-Angler I have learned a lot of techniques and how to adapt to conditions outside of my control. I currently am on Pro/F... read more

Kevin Martin

Kevin Martin

ReyMarOutdoors

I am a native Texan and USMC Veteran who loves to fish every chance I get. I will fish lakes, ponds, creeks, just about every day, you name it I will fish it. I fish local tournaments, and TourneyX to... read more

Lou Mocniak

Lou Mocniak

Avid Angler

I am a recently graduated college angler trying to make a name for myself on the tournament trails. I have a passion for fishing new bodies of water and always looking for the next bite. I have spent ... read more

Mark Lassagne

Mark Lassagne

Bass Angler Magazine

I am from San Ramon, California. I served our great nation as a US Marine. As a successful tournament angler, I compete across the West Coast. In addition, I am the editor-in-chief of Bass Angler Maga... read more

Mark Rose

Mark Rose

Bass Fishing Guide & Tournament Angler

Hello my name is capt Mark Rose with BASSONLINE my hometown is Pittsburgh pa Mark has been fishing Lake Erie and Lake Okeechobee since 1999. He fishes Lake Erie in the spring All the way till about th... read more

Marty Hughes

Marty Hughes

Kayak Fishing Pro

Hello, my name is Marty Hughes, more than likely known as Kayakjak. My passion for fishing started as a youngster fishing small freshwater ponds and combing area beaches with a surf rod in Southern Ca... read more

Matt Becker

Matt Becker

FLW Tour Pro

I am a Pro on the FLW Tour. I grew up fishing in Pennsylvania and New York mainly, but as my passion for fishing grew, so did my reach to other areas of the country. I am humbled and blessed to fish p... read more

Matt Crowe

Matt Crowe

Captain at May River Excursions

I have grown up in Bluffton, SC near Hilton Head Island fishing my entire life and spending my days navigating the backwaters in search of new fishing spots. I currently work as a Captain for May Rive... read more

Matt Huggler

Matt Huggler

Avid Angler

I grew up in Clark’s Summit, Pennsylvania where my father and grandfather first introduced me to fishing. From that moment, the sport of fishing became a passion where I would spend every free secon... read more

Megan Raines

Megan Raines

Avid Outdoors Mom

I am a 30 year old mom of three who loves the outdoors. I grew up in the south going bare foot down to the local ponds, catching our own bait, hooking it up and just casting and sitting and waiting. I... read more

Mike Mckinstry

Mike Mckinstry

Kayak Fishing Pro

My name is Mike McKinstry. I travel the country with a kayak and a camera and share my adventures and tips along the way in my YouTube channel and social media platforms. I have been fishing my entire... read more

Nathan Harmon

Nathan Harmon

Avid Angler

With everything I do in my life, I love to add experience, idea‘s, innovation, and most importantly, knowledge! I’m a die hard when it comes to fishing. Fishing is my life, passion, and it defin... read more

Nathaniel Maddux

Nathaniel Maddux

Avid Outdoorsman

I grew up hunting and fishing in the Missouri Ozarks and began filming my outdoor experiences in 1995 at the age of 11 with a Sears VHS camcorder. Although technology has changed since then, my love f... read more

Nolan Minor

Nolan Minor

West Virginia University Bass Fishing

I am currently the president of the WVU fishing team, and spend a great deal of time traveling the country competing in collegiate bass tournaments. While that is what I put most of my effort into at ... read more

Ryan Collins

Ryan Collins

My Fishing Cape Cod

I got started fishing on Cape Cod, Massachusetts when I was in kindergarten. Over the years I’ve worked at a bait shop, commercial fished, and ran fishing charters. In 2011 I launched myfishingcapec... read more

Ryan Fox

Ryan Fox

Penn State Bass Fishing

I am a tournament angler for the Penn State Bass Fishing Team where I also hold the position of Sponsorship Chair. I am an avid fisherman based out of Northeast Pennsylvania and I have a lot of experi... read more

Scott Harrell

Scott Harrell

Avid Angler

I am a kayak angler. I am married to my awesome wife Jodie and we have one amazing daughter named Abigayle. We live in a small town an hour west of Richmond, Virginia and have been married for 19 ye... read more

Scott Spencer

Scott Spencer

Avid Angler

My passion is being a tournament angler. I fish the FLW, BFL and TBF series, B.A.S.S Bass Nation (North Carolina) and a lot of local wildcat tournaments. I hope to make the jump up to either the Costa... read more

Stephen Jesso

Stephen Jesso

Avid Angler

My father introduced me to fishing when I was five years old and ever since then I have been in love with competitive bass fishing. I still remember waking up early to watch The Bassmasters on a Satur... read more

Steve Moore

Steve Moore

Kayak Hacks

I am columnist for Southern Trout Magazine where I write the "New Fly Guy" column focused on helping new fly anglers with tips, techniques and other advice. In addition, I write the "Kayak Hacks" colu... read more

Tanner Ward

Tanner Ward

Kent State Bass Fishing

Tanner Ward has always been a small town boy, with big dreams. He started fishing real bass fishing tournaments with his dad, Tim Ward when he was just seven years old. This began Tanner’s fascinati... read more

Taurus Lopez

Taurus Lopez

Avid Angler

I am an avid angler up in New York! I have been fishing local club tournaments for over 15 years. I always enjoy helping others learn how to catch more fish and want to share my knowledge with others ... read more

Thomas Farlow

Thomas Farlow

Fishing YouTuber

Hello, my name is Thomas Farlow I am married and a father of 2 wonderful boys I am very proud of. I started fishing when I was around the age of 8 or 9 catching catfish and bream. I took a trip to Wis... read more

Tim Perkins

Tim Perkins

Avid Angler

I am a life long Alabamian , and currently calls “The Heart of Dixie “ his home. I am a 2 time Riverbassin National Champion 2011 & 2015 . I’ve also been a runner up to the Riverbassin Natio... read more

Tyler Anderson

Tyler Anderson

Fishing YouTuber

TylersReelFishing exists to engage, entertain, and encourage fisherman all around the globe to be better anglers and more developed people in their communities. I have the best sponsors in the industr... read more

Tyler Barnes

Tyler Barnes

Fins On the Beach

I’m not a average angler I’m part of a fishing community that a large fish is like getting a award. Fishing is a passion for me. I fish nearly daily. I am currently on the field staff team for Pen... read more

Tyler Powell

Tyler Powell

Apex Bassing

I love bass fishing everyday, and I love what ANGLR stands for. I love the products, and I believe they are going to enhance bass fishing and our great sport. I am also a published author which I thin... read more

Will Selby

Will Selby

Avid Angler

My girlfriend actually got me into fishing a while back. I say it's not so much how long a person's been fishing but how often they go, and how much they learn while they're there! I feel that's me to... read more

Zach Chambers

Zach Chambers

Bowling Green State Bass Team

I am a Bowling Green State University Angler. I love the outdoors and try to wet a line whenever I can find the time! I love helping others learn and want to show people different ways to trick some f... read more