Neal resides in Barron, Wisconsin. Neal has been turkey hunting for 19 years. As a hunter Neal has completed 5 Grand Slams and 2 World Slams. Neal loves to hunt various types of game but his passion is turkey hunting. Some of Neals favorite memories include helping his daughter harvest turkeys and helping his wife complete her first Grand Slam. Another passion of Neal's is volunteering to help out with youth hunts. Neal is the designer of our one piece strikers we call Gobble Stix.
Noted outdoor writer, Roger Hook, has also joined the Hook’s Custom Calls pro staff. Hook has credits in all of the major turkey hunting magazines, most notably Turkey Call and Turkey and Turkey Hunting. Hook has been featured on a number of well known videos and television Shows. Hook is also well known as a turkey calling contest judge, having judged the World and Grand National Turkey Calling Championships. His knowledge of turkey hunting and leading seminars is well known though out the nation.
Shawn Hunkins resides in North Carolina. Shawn began competing in turkey calling contests in 2001 and has become a very skilled and accomplished caller. In 2012, 2013 and 2014 he won the California State Turkey Calling Contest. Shawn devotes most of his spring turkey season to taking children hunting. Shawn is a Christian that is active in his local church. He also volunteers his time in a church support group and at the Salvation Army.
At the age of 12 Mike heard his first turkey gobble while squirrel hunting with his dad. Mike immediately began buying turkey calls and started practicing his calling. In February of 2013 Mike placed 2nd in the Grand National Owl Hooting contest, he placed 4th in the Grand National Head to Head contest and Mike won the 2013 Grand National Intermediate division. In 2014 Mike finished 3rd in the World Friction contest and he won the World Intermediate contest. In 2015 Mike placed 2nd in the World Turkey Calling Intermediate division. Mike also won the 2015 World Turkey Calling Championships Friction division. Mike attributes his calling contest success to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and the support of his family.
Mike Miller of Kingston, Missouri joined our staff in 2005. Mike's accomplishments as a contest caller include winning The Cabela's Open calling contest two years in a row. Mike is a professional cameraman having filmed for numerous tv and video productions that include Duck Commander and Buck Commander. Mike's has traveled to Africa and New Zealand to film hunts. Whether Mike finds himself with a camera, a gun or a fishing pole he truly feels at home in the outdoors.
Stephan Richardson of Springdale, Arkansas is a father of 5. Stephan is very active in his church leading the men's ministry and is also an active member of the local chapter of the Christian Sportsman's Fellowship. Stephan is an accomplished archer and has won many shooting titles. Stephan finished second in both the World and Grand National Gobbling Championships in 2007 and won the 2006 Amateur National Turkey Calling Championship. Stephan is a 2 time Oklahoma State Gobbling Champion, the 2008, 2009 and 2010 Grand National Gobbling Champion. Stephan teamed with James Harrison to win the 2008 and 2009 World Turkey Calling Championships 2 man team title.
Brooke began turkey calling at the age of 2 and won her first contest at the age of 3. At 6 years old Brooke already has a top 5 finish at the NWTF Grand National Calling contests. In 2016 Brooke competed for the first time in the Grand National Poults division and placed 4th. Encouraged to pursue her contest calling by her mother Lori Day and her dad Shane Simpson, Brooke seems to really enjoy competing. Brooke called in her first turkey at the age of 5 on a fall turkey hunt.
Shane began his turkey hunting in South Carolina where he was raised. Currently residing in Minnesota, Simpson is the owner of the company, Calling All Turkeys. His company's website, CallingAllTurkeys.com, is dedicated to both contest calling and turkey hunting. In 2009, Simpson entered his first turkey calling contest and placed 3rd. He has since gone on to win 17 calling titles and place in numerous others. His most recent calling accomplishments winning the 2015 Minnesota State Calling Championship and he placed 3rd in the 2015 Grand National Owl Hooting Championship.