President - Gary Gorniak


Gary is not only the President of the SASC he is involved in:  Upper Peninsula Sportsman’s Alliance (UPSA) – Vice President; Michigan United Conservation Clubs (MUCC) – Conservation Policy Board Member; Michigan DNR – Citizen Advisory Council, East Upper Peninsula – Vice Chair; Michigan DNR – Upper Peninsula Fisheries Advisory Council; Michigan DNR – Upper Peninsula Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Task Force; Resource Advisory Council (RAC) for the U.S. Forest Service ORV Advisory Committee for The U.S. Forest Service Hiawatha National Forest;

Michigan Conservation Coalition Council

Michigan Legislation Sportsmen’s Caucus

Safari Club International (SCI) Northwoods Chapter 

When Gary is not on the water fishing or in the woods hunting he can be reached at

Vice President - Louie Colegrove


Louie is a charter member of the SASC  when it was formed in 1980.  He has held many positions in the past and was Club President for over a decade.  He now serves as the Vice President of the SASC. 

In 2013 Louie was recognized by MUCC as the 2013 Fisheries Conservationist of the Year for his work on Brevort Lake by coordinating the Fish Crib project, active in the Cormorant Harassment Program & raising Walleye Fingerlings and  Kids Fishing Day for the past 23 years.

Louie is a tremendous resource to the SASC, the U.P. and the local community.

When Louie is not fishing or deer hunting he can be contacted at

Other Officers and Board of Directors


Our Officers and Board of Directors are also avid fishermen and hunters.  They have been and are active in the local community and nationally in conservation organization.

Other Officers

Secretary - Ray Lowtz

Treasurer - Al Colegrove

Board of Directors

Steve Dey -

Keith Doepker

Mark Eby

Mike Peters

Jay Tremble

Club Partners