Residing in Columbia, IL, Keith is a special education teacher who loves doing just about anything outdoors. He has had a passion for sharing all of his outdoor adventures through video, written articles and radio for nearly 20 years. When Keith is not teaching or in the timber, you can find him on the golf course or producing video. Keith has been a representative for many outdoor companies through video and as a pro staffer. If there is something going on outdoors, the camera is rolling! Keith’s favorite product is the Grape Flavored Lite in the Ready to Drink bottle.
Tony has been a fishing expert and guide for over 25 years. Married to wife, Melanie, Tony resides in Branson, MO and is the top fishing guide for Big Cedar Lodge. As a member of the Bass Pro Shops Fishing Team, Tony has continuous opportunities to fish with celebrities and do charity events. When Tony is not fishing, he is an avid bowhunter who has found a love for being in front of, and behind the camera. He has starred in several outdoor magazines, websites and TV Shows and is always chomping at the bit to get to his next adventure.
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Tracy lives in Branson MO with his wife. Molly, and 4 daughters that range from 3 to 16 years of age. He is a fishing guide for Big Cedar Lodge, as well as Recreation Director for a sister resort to Big Cedar on Table Rock Lake. Tracy has a passion for sharing his outdoor experiences. He spends as much time involving his family in the outdoors as his busy work and sports schedules allow. When being outside isn’t in the cards Tracy is also an award winning artist and has won local, regional, and national awards with his wildlife art. Tracy is responsible for a large part of the Sqwincher Outdoors graphics.
Travis was raised in rural Pilot Grove, MO where he grew up accustomed to life on the farm. He has been hunting since he was 11 years old, starting out with small game and quickly moving on to chasing whitetails and turkeys. Travis' favorite thing about hunting is meeting new people within the hunting industry. Those that share the same passions, ethics and restoring his faith in humanity by their efforts both private and public. Travis is the co-founder of High Octane Smell No Evil cover scents and is on the board of the Beverly Woods Fishing and Hunting with Kids foundation. He finds it an important aspect of life to unite kids with the outdoor experience and provide education and opportunity to any and all youth.
Kevin is an avid outdoorsman from Cedar Hill, MO. He started hunting with his father when he was knee high to a grasshopper and hasn’t slowed down since. Kevin took his first deer at age 11, and then began raising deer with his father where he gained a ton of knowledge on deer behavior. Later, while in college, Kevin became a hunting guide for aspiring hunters. Kevin loves sharing his hunting knowledge with youth hunters and sacrifices much of his own hunting time to teach kids in the field. When he’s not in the woods, Kevin spends his time bowfishing and spear fishing. Kevin is constantly seeking to increase his knowledge of the outdoors, and can’t wait to start filming his hunts with Sqwincher Outdoors.
BRANDON & JESSICA HOLSTEEN
Brandon and Jessica Holsteen reside in the small town of Fair Grove, Missouri. Brandon is in the field of traffic control, and Jessica is a surgical medical assistant. When not working Brandon and Jessica love spending quality time together hunting, fishing, or anything in God’s beautiful outdoors. They are currently shop shooters for Archery Quest, in Springfield, Missouri. When it is not hunting season, they take part in local club shoots, ASA tournaments, and weekly archery league at their local archery shop. Their goal is to encourage other couples to enjoy their shared passion for the outdoors. Also, to lead by example in encouraging one another whether it be at 3D archery tournaments, or in the tree stand.
Sam Butler was born and raised in Springfield, MO. Growing up with original Bass Pro Shop nearly in his backyard, Sam spent a great deal of time there as a kid. This ensured his love for hunting, fishing, and being an outdoorsman. Sam is an accomplished bowhunter and brings his versatile Deutch Drahtaar hunting dog Adler Vom DeWolf to the team as well. Adler is trained to point, retrieve, scent track, blood track, shed hunt, and general overall gundog obedience. Sam owns his own construction company, ButlerBuilt LLC. If he’s not building something or spending time with his son Parks he’s more than likely in the woods or on the water somewhere.