About Us

Buffalo River Elk Festival, Inc. is a 100% volunteer, non-profit organization.

Our Coordinators

  • Angel Villines – President
  • Tammy Casey – Vice President
  • Brendan Edwards – Volunteer Coordinator/ Official Tent Manager
  • Janet Clark – Secretary
  • Amy Villines – Treasurer
  • Sandy Swayne – Dutch Oven Cook-Off
  • Kirby Carlton – Fishing Derby
  • Philip Vanderpool – Elk Calling Contest
  • Cay Miller
  • Lauren Ray
  • Fred Lydick

Long time Volunteers we couldn’t live without

  • Donald and Jessie Payne
  • Shawn Medlin
  • AGFC
  • USFS
  • NPS

Special Thanks to these partners

  • Jan Larson, Mayor City of Jasper
  • Warren Campbell, Newton County Judge