Office Phone 
(203) 216-7078

Mr. Jeff A Yates

Mr. Jeff A Yates
Job title 
Director of Volunteer Operations
About me 
Jeff works with Trout Unlimited's volunteers in the 36 state councils and more than 420 local chapters and state councils across the country delivering support, trainings and resources aimed at helping volunteers more easily and effectively accomplish TU’s mission in their local communities. Prior to joining TU in 2014, Jeff worked as a communications manager for the Fairfield County Community Foundation and as editor of the Wilton Bulletin newspaper. He is also an author and guide, who's first book, Fly Fishing Fairfield County: Secrets of Suburban Streams, was published in 2011. Jeff is a fourth generation resident of Wilton, CT and earned his Bachelor's degree in English from Kenyon College in Ohio.
Group membership 
Mianus - 258
Connecticut - 9CT
Trout & Salmon in the Classroom (TIC/SIC)
Five Rivers - 451
Women's Initiative Chair Forum
New Hampshire - 9NH
Fly Tying
Naugatuck -Pomperaug - 281