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G. Scott Reynolds, Executive Director

gsreynolds@midwayusafoundation.org |  573.447.5157

Scott joined the MidwayUSA Foundation team in 2019. Prior to becoming our Executive Director, he completed a 20-year military career in the U.S. Marine Corps, followed by a 15-year corporate career. Scott has served in a variety of senior- and executive-level leadership positions with Honeywell International, General Electric, and Oceaneering International across the aerospace and energy sectors. Living and working across the globe, he has led multiple U.S. and international businesses through turnarounds and sustained growth, and is keenly focused on strategy development, operational excellence, and execution.

Prior to joining us in Columbia, Missouri, Scott most recently established and ran a successful real estate investment business in Pensacola, Florida.

In addition to multiple business certifications, Scott has a BS in Business Management from National-Louis University, a master’s certificate in Project Management from Arizona State University, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. As his resume would suggest, Scott is a reliable and experienced leader. Those leadership skills, combined with his passion for the shooting sports and youth development, make him a great person to lead our team. Scott was raised right here in Missouri and is also a certified private pilot. He is married to Bridget, has three daughters, Stephanie, Amber, and Caitlin, and a grandson, Nate.

Jay McClatchey, Program Manager – Northeast

jmcclatchey@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.476.9025                                                                                                    Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with Jay.

Jay works with shooting teams in the northeast. He came to the Foundation from Applied Computational Technologies (ACT), a start-up he co-founded to develop a new dose calculation technology for radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer. ACT sold its technology to Varian Medical Systems. Jay started his career in the computer industry, first as a Programmer and then a Computer Systems Engineer with Hewlett-Packard Company (HP). After HP, Jay transitioned into business operations as the VP/COO of JCM Industries, a grade hardwood lumber, and pallet manufacturing company. Jay has a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Computer Science and Business Administration, and a Master of Science degree in Management and Leadership. Jay has been shooting and hunting ever since he was old enough to hold a gun. In 2002, Jay co-founded a High School smallbore rifle league in Somerset County, PA and began coaching smallbore as a varsity sport in his local school district. Jay is a Life Member of the NRA, an NRA Level 1 Coach in both rifle and pistol, an NRA Instructor in rifle, pistol, and shotgun, and an NRA Range Safety Officer. In addition to enjoying the shooting sports, Jay can often be found water skiing with his wife, Nitsa, and their daughter Maria.

Jeff McClure, Program Manager – Southeast

jhmcclure@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.303.8859                                                                                                        Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with Jeff.

Jeff is on the ground in support of our shooting teams in the southeast. He joined the MidwayUSA Foundation as our first employee back in 2011 after a successful career as an Army officer. After retiring from the Army, Jeff served as a defense contractor for a number of years prior to joining the Foundation. He has a diverse education, with a BS in Medical Technology/Chemistry from Western Carolina University, an MS in International Relations from Troy University, and his MBA from Colorado State University. Jeff and his wife Luanne have two sons, Zack and Josh, and live in the Asheville, North Carolina area with a menagerie of cats and Blossom, the hound. Jeff loves visiting teams and talking to groups of any size who are interested in the Foundation!

Yim Szeto, Program Manager – Southwest

yszeto@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.303.7462                                                                                                           Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with Yim.

Yim works with teams in the Southwest. She comes to the organization from the firearms industry with a strong background in sales and marketing, working for many years in marketing and sales with names such as Mossberg and Blaser USA. She has extensive experience in event and show production as well as successful fundraising campaigns. An avid shooter and hunter, Yim is well versed and invested in all aspects of shooting sports from team development through competition. Residing in Texas, Yim is fortunate to be able to shoot year-round and be in close proximity to some of the greatest concentrations of Foundation teams.


David Grell - NW Program ManagerDavid Grell, Program Manager – Northwest

dgrell@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.507.0863                                                                                                          Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with David.

David grew up in Nisswa, MN where he enjoyed hunting, fishing, shooting and trapping.  After high school, David attended St. Cloud State University pursuing a Management Degree and Criminal Justice Degree. It was at this time David discovered the passion for Sales and Management working for Scheels All Sports then later working for Reeds Family Outfitters and Gander Mountain as Store Manager. David has over 18 years of Real Estate business and was managing broker for most of his career. David married his amazing wife Heather in 2000. They have two wonderful boys, Andrew and Jack. They are an active family who volunteer working with their church, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling and shooting trap, skeet, five stand, and sporting clays.  David has been coaching clay target shooting for over 12 years and will tell you “everything I do is for the love of the game!”

 Sarah Hall, Project and Events Manager

shall@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.303.8869                                                                                                            Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with Sarah.

Sarah focuses on planning and executing our fundraising events. Though she is a Nebraska native, she comes to us from Talladega, Alabama, where she was the Operations Manager for the Talladega Marksmanship Park with the Civilian Marksmanship Program. We are excited she is a product of the very programs we support. Sarah was a scholar-athlete with the University of Kentucky Rifle Team. She and her pistol shooter husband, James, are proud parents to their daughter Rylee and son Wyatt.


John Linquist, Relationship Manager

jlinquist@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.219.7688                                                                                                          Click Here to set up a phone call or video meeting with John.

John works with our industry supporters and can assist donors with a plan to leave a legacy for youth shooting sports. He was born and raised in Cherokee, Iowa where he loved hunting, fishing, and competing in shooting sports. John has a strong background in graphic design and marketing and worked in the packaging and printing industry for over 20 years. Some of his customers included Disney, Neiman Marcus, and Macy’s. Most recently, John was the National Shooting Sports Manager for Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever. During his 13 years with PF/QF, he worked with 750 chapters across the U.S. One program he helped create, “Adopt-A-Team,” connected dedicated volunteers with youth shooting teams. This program helped raise critical dollars to support shooting teams and their MidwayUSA Foundation endowment accounts. John currently resides in Sibley, Iowa with his wife, Darla. Together they have two children; Matthew, and Suzanne, a grandson Kyler, and the perfect hunting companion a Gordon Setter, Cooper.

Dani Farris, Marketing Manager

dfarris@midwayusafoundation.org 573.447.5994

Dani, along with Zach, takes care of communicating all the great work of the Foundation, as well as creating marketing material. A graduate of Westminster College, Dani played basketball and studied Business Communications.  Before joining the Foundation, Dani worked in the world of radio as the Creative Director for Learfield Communications, specifically with statewide news networks and the Brownfield Ag Network. Dani and her husband Charley have a son, Oliver and a daughter, Etta. You can often find Dani at a Mizzou tailgate or a county fair.


Zach Abbott, Marketing Specialist

zabbott@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.447.5995

Zach works alongside Dani doing all things Marketing. Born and raised in New Freeport PA, Zach is a graduate from Jacksonville University, where he studied Business administration and was the assistant coach of the JU Shooting Team where he competed for 4 years as well. Before joining the Foundation, Zach was the Marketing Manager for the National Collegiate Shooting Sports Athletic Association. When he is not in the office, Zach can be found on the range competing in Sporting Clays tournaments. Off the range, Zach is an avid outdoorsman, and he stays busy playing with his dog Beef, and his cat Noodle.

Mandy Stallo, Program Coordination Manager

astallo@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.447.5959

Mandy is one of the veterans on staff, joining the team in 2012. She has witnessed first-hand the evolution and success of the Foundation, and thoroughly enjoys seeing the positive impact her role has played in the lives of youth across the country. Mandy’s primary focus is in supporting the entire Programs Group through coordination services; specifically data management, program execution, grant administration, and donation receipting/reconciliation. She takes great pride in ensuring the successful delivery of high-quality service to our constituents. Mandy joined the Foundation after working as a Recreation Specialist with JC Parks and Recreation in her hometown of Jefferson City, MO. She graduated with her BS in Business Marketing from William Woods University, where she was also a 4-year starter for the Women’s Golf Team. She attributes her passion for organization, time management and communication skills to her days of being an accomplished collegiate student-athlete. Mandy, and her husband Brandon, are kept busy raising their two beautiful, strong-willed daughters, Finley Grace and Lennon Hayes.

Heather Laws, Senior Program Coordinator

hlaws@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.447.5974

As Mandy’s sidekick, Heather is also the queen of our grant application system and helps us keep our database in order. Knowing Heather’s sweet personality, it is no surprise she did social work before joining us. Though we’re based in Mizzou country, Heather is our only University of Missouri graduate. She studied Psychology and Sociology. She likes to bake, garden, cheer on the St. Louis Cardinals, and is our resident movie buff. Along with her husband (Tim), son (Elijah), and daughter (Leola), two corgis, Liberty and Yadi, make up the Laws family.



Brent Ferrell, Controller

bferrell@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.447.5977

Brent joined the team in November of 2018. He has a Bachelor’s in Accounting from Judson University in Elgin, IL. Previously the CFO at the Columbia Daily Tribune, he is no stranger to financial statements and spreadsheets. He is the person that lies awake at night pondering how he can modify a database to make it more efficient and will talk to you at length about excel formulas. Brent and his wife Cathy typically spend all their free time on Missouri baseball and softball fields, cheering on their children, Jonathan & Allison. The Ferrell family also includes Bailey, a spoiled Great Dane that likes to drink out of the kitchen faucet, and her sidekick ‘cat,’ the cat.


Ashley Perkins, Staff Accountant

Aperkins@MidwayUSAFoundation.org 573.447.5969

Ashley came on board in May of 2021. As a Staff Accountant, she supports Brent by performing daily routine accounting functions. She is originally from Macon, MO. However, currently, she lives in Centralia with her husband Matt and three kids Grace, Killian, and Louisa, and their mini schnauzer, Collin. Ashley has a BA in Business and MBA from Columbia College. She enjoys cheering on Mizzou, the Chiefs, and the Royals. In her free time, she’s mostly busy with kids and their various activities/school functions. As a family, they love to travel, especially to amusement parks. Additionally, she’s an avid musician. She has played the clarinet for about ten years and was in Marching Mizzou for one season.


Monika Huenefeldt, HR and Logistics Manager

mhuenefeldt@midwayusafoundation.org | 573.447.5992

Monika keeps us all in line here, keeping the departments organized and managing our Fundraising Product Program. Previously, Monika spent 18 years as the Executive Administrative Assistant and Finance Manager with the Mike Kehoe Auto Group. She has her BS in Criminal Justice Administration with minors in Psychology and Sociology. Monika and her husband Chuck have four kiddos and a Cavalier King Charles pup named Ollie.


Joey Adams, Logistics Coordinator

jdadams@MidwayUSAFoundation.org | 573.447.5993

Joey joined the team in March of 2022. He is vital in ensuring all of our youth shooting sports teams and organizations receive their fundraising products. He is a recent graduate of the Sam Walton College of Business from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration, majoring in Marketing and minoring in Supply Chain Management. Joey enjoys spending his free time with his better half, Davina, and taking his Long Haired German Shephard, Zara, on walks. Joey loves spending time with his family and helping others. He supports what the Foundation does for the Youth and the impact it has has on so many individuals.


MidwayUSA foundation volunteer ambassadors

John Broughton Jr, North Carolina Ambassador


John is a Civilian Marksmanship Program Marksmanship Instructor, involved in Cary High School’s NJROTC, a Shooting Association Skeet Instructor, an NRA Shotgun Coach, and the President of Triangle Target Sports Foundation. He has competed in National Matches for the NC Army National Guard Rifle Team and the national All Guard Rifle Team. He was once a Battalion Marksmanship Coordinator, North State Shooting Club Officer, a member of High Power Rifle Club, and a Shooting Sports Administrator & Instructor for both Cub Scout/Boy Scout camps. Furthermore, he makes a weekly effort to visit a range to enjoy the reward of shooting sports. John enjoys working with young shooters from all disciplines and strives to include life skills like, confidence, self-esteem, and positivity in his teachings.

Carl Gentry, Georgia Ambassador

cgentry@musaf-ambassador.org | 423.991.4268

Carl was active duty in the Air Force for twenty-two years before starting an Air Force Junior ROTC program and a 3-Position Air Rifle team at Ridgeland High School in Rossville, GA. As the Head Coach of these teams, he contributes substantially to see them succeed. Additionally, Carl is a founding member and Board member of two Friends of the NRA chapters in North Georgia, a Lifetime Member of the NRA, and a board member of the Georgia Youth Shooting Sports Foundation. Carl has been shooting and hunting from an early age. He is an upland game hunter and guide at a hunting preserve in Tunnel Hill, GA. He enjoys his 28 gauge and three pistol calibers as well as casting his own bullets. Carl is also a Super Fan of the MidwayUSA Foundation’s Facebook page, and we’re very grateful for his continued support!

Diane Rice, Indiana Ambassador

drice@musaf-ambassador.org | 260.437.3860

Diane wears many hats in the shooting sports industry. She is the Civilian Marksmanship Program Indiana Co-State Director with her husband Gregg. Together Gregg and Diane founded The X Count in 2012. The X Count is a nationally known rifle facility and a USA Shooting Certified Training Center. Diane’s contribution to The X Count and shooting sports is primarily administration, marketing, and fundraising. She also enjoys the youth development component of shooting sports as she recently left a thirty-year career in human services. Diane’s greatest accomplishment is working with local, state, and national partners to build her team’s endowment to one of the highest in the nation. Diane is on the board of the Indiana State Rifle and Pistol Association and works with the NRA to administer the national smallbore matches and their auxiliary activities.