Meet the NTBA
Chris is President and a founding member of the NTBA.
Mike is a Vice President and a founding member of the NTBA. Originally from Chicago Heights, Illinois, Mike lived in Kentucky for 20 years prior to moving to North Texas in the summer of 2017. Mike works in Plano Texas for Toyota North America as a Quality Engineering Manager. He has a 15 year old daughter named Mya.
Vinnie is the Membership Director for the NTBA
Vinnie Ferrell, Jr.
Justin is Tournament Director and has been fishing since he was 4 years old. After taking a break from tournament fishing, Justin is back in the game. Justin works as HVAC tech but says he can do anything under the sun except catch fish all the time :)
Johnny Derden is from Springtown Texas and has been in the HVAC business for almost 22 years. Johnny has been fishing most of his life and says it's his favorite thing to do besides hanging out with family. He has two children ages 7 & 14 and he and his wife Nichelle have been together for almost 19 years.
Jamey Tennyson is from southern Illinois! and moved to texas 5 years ago. He's been fishing for 45 years with several tournament wins under his belt. He says he cant wait to I can’t to see what the 2019 season has in store for us.
Originally from Cincinnati Scott has Primary fished for smallmouth and musky from Dale Hollow to Lake Erie. He is self-employed in tool design. He's been a boat owner most of his adult life but sold his last boat to concentrate on getting his two sons through college.
Jamey Tennyson from southern Illinois and moved to texas 5 years ago. He's been fishing for 45 years with several tournament wins under his belt. Jamey says he can’t wait to see what the 2019 season has in store for us.
Rody has been retired for 5 years and owned a pick up accessory shop in Bethany Ok for 15 years. He's been married to his lovely wife Mitzi for 35 years.They both love camping, fishing, hunting, and anything in the outdoors with family. Roddy is a Christian and glad to have Jesus Christ as his Captain!! He fishes with his brother in law, Don Hawhee, who also happens to be like a brother and a dear friend!!