Meet the Young Professionals Board

Andrew Bouquet – Membership and Development Committee

Andrew Bouquet joined the YPB in July of 2019. As an attorney and financial advisor with Moneta Group, Andrew brings expertise in estate planning and planned giving to GRELC and can help donors make charitable gifts in the most tax-efficient manner possible. Andrew is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking, camping, and kayaking in Missouri’s woods and streams. Andrew believes that protecting and conserving our natural resources is important so future generations will be able to enjoy the same opportunities to enjoy nature.

Chris Brozyna

Chris joined the YPB in July 2022. As an economic consultant he brings expertise in conducting economic analyses and presenting the findings and recommendations to clients. Since he works at a phlianthropy-minded, large St. Louis tech company he also brings potential to find financial sponsorship. Prior to joining WWT in 2020, he completed a PhD in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics at the University of Rhode Island. Some of his research was around fishing, dams, and water use policy. He enjoys fishing, walking, camping, hiking, and more in Missouri’s common areas. He believes in conserving our environment to give future generations the same opportunities we had and in efficient use of natural resources.

Christa Gayle

Rebekah Helmich

Alex MillerCommunity Outreach, Media, and Marketing Committee

Alex moved to the St. Louis area in the fall of 2019, after living in Indianapolis for nearly five years. As lovers of the outdoors, Alex and his wife enjoy spending their free time walking, hiking, running, and biking in Missouri’s public parks and conservation areas. Alex is thrilled to serve on the Young Professionals Board and help promote Great Rivers’ mission of enhancing environmental preservation and stewardship in the region.

Tyler Thompson Community Outreach, Media, and Marketing Committee

Tyler A. Thompson joined the YPB in October 2019. He graduated from the University of Evansville with a BS in Environmental Science and from the Saint Louis University School of Law with a JD. He currently practices law at M. Karl Hawkins, LLC in the areas of probate, estate-planning, and bankruptcy, and is a partner and writer at Sad Fishe Games, LLC. As an avid environmentalist and former Great Rivers summer associate, he believes strongly in the mission of achieving sustainability and environmental justice, especially in under-served regions.

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