Making Waves On and Off the Water (Glenn Hughes)- Your passion for fishing can have a huge impact on sportfishing industry conservation. There are more than 800,000 jobs in the United State that exist because of recreational fishing, yet none are more important than what you can do as an individual. From those directly tied to the industry, to fisheries conservation to helping others have a great day on the water: we need you! Our speaker, Glenn Hughes, earned a degree in industrial engineering but quickly came to realize that his passion was fishing. His experience and desire to make a difference led him to the industry’s trade association of which he is now President. In this session, you’ll learn about what you can do to tie your passion into the multi-dimensional world of recreational fishing and help our next generation of anglers