Dave Perkins, Vice Chairman

Dave Perkins, Vice ChairmanDavid Perkins joined Orvis in 1979 and has held numerous positions in the company from Fly Fishing Instructor to Wholesale Manager. As Vice Chairman, Retail & Sporting Traditions, Dave oversees Orvis retail operations and the company’s core Sporting Traditions businesses including: the Orvis Fly Fishing and Wingshooting Schools; the Orvis Travel Service and its offering of international fly fishing, wingshooting, and adventure travel vacations; the Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing, Wingshooting, and Dog Breeding programs and the Orvis Shooting Grounds at Sandanona in New York.

An avid fly fisherman and wingshooter, Dave is a board member of The Ruffed Grouse Society and the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, serves as current chairman of Tall Timbers Research Station, and has been involved with many other conservation organizations.

See Dave's Favorites for Wingshooting

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