Sam Houston

The Sam Houston chapter is composed of Huntsville and its surrounding communities.


President Brandon Kolaja 281.797.6908
Assistant Director Erich Schneider 800.626.4222


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  • Currents - Oct/Nov 2017

    Hello all,

    I hope everyone was able to attend our 2017 Sam Houston Chapter Annual Banquet, held on September 7. We had another great event and had a record amount of people. First off, I want to thank my board for all of their hard work in planning this great event. Tim Buhler, Chuck Godwin, Jason Adams, Jasmin Kolaja, Brittney Buhler, Josh Whittle and our Junior Members Blayne and Mason Buhler – Without your help it would not have been such a success!

    If you were unable to make the banquet, I am sure you have or will hear about it. We had some great prizes handed out and some trips of a lifetime won in our live auction! Thanks to all of our sponsors – Texas Slam Sponsor: Wiesner of Huntsville; Redfish sponsors: Faust Distributing, Extreme Signs & Rigging, Straightline Striping/Ron Tallent, Russ Sorenson- Farm Bureau Insurance, Dealer Solutions, Steely Lumber, Colt Christian, Benny D Rush, Dr. Paul Kooi, Hilltop Icehouse/Janey Wood Photography, Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home, Premier Yamaha, REO Spice & Seasoning, Jerry Montgomery; Trout sponsors: Able Ammo, Texas Marine, Bill Fick Ford, Eddy Packing, Napa Huntsville, Advanced Process, D.Smith Services, Huntsville Truck & Tractor, Capital Farm Credit, Walker County Feed & Farm, TCS- Flooring and Design center, Superior Homes Custom, Courageous Renovations, The Response Group, Walker & Woods Together Again, Martinez Tree Service, K&K Construction.

    I appreciate each and everyone’s support for our organization. Please check our Facebook page ( – In the near future our chapter will be planning something to help our coastal friends who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Happy Fishing and stay safe out on the water – Brandon Kolaja


  • President: Brandon Kolaja
    Secretary/Treasurer: Sheila Hugo
    Web Communications: Charles Sturrock
  • Jeani Wilson Gentra Bell Brandon Kolaja
    Jasmin Kolaja Jerry Ellisor Alice Ellisor
  • Our 2017 Sam Houston Chapter Annual Banquet was held on September at Walker County Fairgrounds. We had another great event and had a record amount of people. Thank you to all that made it possible.