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Industry veteran joins AFFTA Board

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Mark Harbaugh, of Patagonia, has joined the Board of the American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA).

Industry veteran Mark Harbaugh has been appointed to the Board of the American Fly Fishing Trade Association (AFFTA).

An Ex-Officio Board member, Harbaugh is Global Sales Manager of Fish for Patagonia. He has over 35 years’ experience in the outdoor and angling industries. He has replaced long-time incumbent, Brian Westover, of Westwater Products, on the Board.

AFFTA Board Chairman Tucker Ladd said: “I am delighted that Mark has joined us in a full Board member capacity. He is incredibly seasoned in our industry and will bring immense insight and leadership to AFFTA.”

Ben Bulis, President of AFFTA, added: “With Mark joining the Board, we have an excellent representation from one of the biggest manufacturers in the industry. This is a huge win for AFFTA and our industry and we are poised to accomplish lofty goals with the Board that we currently have in place.”

The AFFTA Board convenes four times a year with its next meeting taking place in Bozeman, Montana, from April 8th to 10th.

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