Casey Shedd is the President of AFTCO, a 60+ year-old third-generation family business based in California. Through donated time, energy and financial resources, Casey is an advocate for the idea that recreational anglers are the original stewards of fisheries conservation.
His background is in digital marketing and data analytics. Prior to joining AFTCO, he was a data analyst at Macys.com, an online marketing specialist at Shopatron and a deckhand for a winter season at Crocodile Bay in Costa Rica.
Casey’s current focus at AFTCO is building a family business that will last another 60 years and expanding on their sustainability and conservation efforts. Casey is a board member and supporter of CCA’s Building Conservation Trust and the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame. He is also a member of ASA’s board of directors having been elected to the seat in 2021.
Casey pursues his passion for surfing, fishing, and spending time with his wife and two kids from their home in San Clemente, California.
If you’re looking for a laugh at his expense this Summit, ask him about his poor planning for a weeklong inflatable paddleboard trip deep within the Bob Marshal Wilderness which involved a diet of mostly Pop-Tarts and Snickers.