American Sportfishing Association
Connor Bevan is the Inland Fisheries Policy Manager at the American Sportfishing Association (ASA), working to advance federal and state legislation on behalf of the nation’s recreational fishing trade association. Connor’s advocacy focuses on addressing aquatic invasive species, conservation initiatives for the nation’s freshwater lakes and rivers and defending sportfishing access. Prior to joining ASA, Connor worked as a Research Fellow for the National Hydropower Association, focusing on non-powered dam development to minimize hydropower’s impact on fisheries. He previously worked on a Senate campaign and held a communications and fundraising fellowship with Salzburg Global Seminar, an international leadership development organization.