James R. Daley, Vice President
James R. Daley, of Cranberry Township in Butler County, represents Region 1, which includes Erie, Crawford, Mercer, Lawrence, Warren, Venango, Butler, Forest and Clarion counties. He was nominated by Governor Tom Corbett in 2014.
Daley currently works as a Program Manager for Crawford Consulting Services, Inc., a woman-owned small business that provides construction services to a variety of clients, primarily the Federal government. He's a Project Management Professional (PMP) and has worked at multiple firms that were members of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, and was instrumental in developing recommended practices for project site planning, development and restoration, with a focus on minimizing impacts and employing restoration practices that benefit wildlife.
Daley has volunteered as a Hunter-Trapper Education instructor since 1978, teaching about seven or eight courses each year since then. With his classes averaging about 55 students each, he figures to have helped more than 18,000 youth begin their hunting careers.
Daley is the recipient of several district-level Outstanding Instructor awards. Twice he was named Outstanding Instructor in the Northwest Region, and in 2009, he was selected as Pennsylvania's Instructor of the Year.
In addition to basic Hunter-Trapper Education, Daley has taught the remedial hunter-education course and the Successful Turkey Hunting course. He’s also participated in the Youth Hunter Education Challenge and many Women on Target events. Daley lives with his wife in Cranberry Township and has two sons in engineering majors at college.