- February 14, 2019

WGFD Narrows Field

by Jackson Hole Radio News

The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission have announced that three candidates will be submitted to Governor Mark Gordon, who will interview the three candidates and make the appointment of the department’s new director. Those three candidates are from Wyoming, Montana and Texas. One of the finalists is Brian Nesvik, chief of the wildlife division for Wyoming Game and Fish. Nesvik’s 24 years with the department have included stints as game warden throughout the state of Wyoming, regional wildlife supervisor in the Cody region and chief of the wildlife division. Another finalist is Gary Bertellotti, regional supervisor for Montana, Fish, Wildlife and Parks in Great Falls, Montana. Bertellotti’s 21 years with the Montana department have included stints as acting chief of operations, assistant director and bureau chief of the Montana department hatchery system. Bertellotti has also done work as endangered species recovery biologist for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service out of Reno, Nevada. The third finalist is David Morrison, small game program director Texas Parks and Wildlife in Austin, Texas. Morrison’s tenure with the Texas department has included stints as wildlife division deputy director.

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