Hal is the COO of Texas Trophy Hunters Association and the executive producer of Trophy Hunters TV. Hal was always passionate about the Outdoors as a child and every spare minute he had away from working on the family farm was spent hunting as well as running a trap line with his two brothers. After high school Hal studied at Wheaton College outside of Chicago IL and also played defensive end for Wheaton College and went into coaching high school football immediately after college. Gahm coached Texas High School Football for 10 years. Gahm’s love for the outdoors pulled him away from coaching in 2004. Hal started a company called Safari Video Outfitters, a videography company that specialized in filming African safari hunts. Hal took his love for the Outdoors and filming and used it to promote and manage the hunting operations on ranches in Texas, Colorado and Kansas. Hal continues to manage the archery elk hunts for the famous Cielo Vista Ranch in Southern Colorado. In 2007 Hal started his career with Texas Trophy Hunters as the VP of Sales. During this time Hal was very influential in the growth of TTHA and Trophy Hunters TV and since then has been promoted to COO of TTHA.
Hal is also an very experienced elk guide and caller and can often be seen on Trophy Hunters TV guiding archery elk hunts at Cielo Vista Ranch. You might also see Hal guiding for whitetail across Texas, hunting on his family farm in Illinois or hunting in tough places like Alaska and British Columbia. Hal also uses his background of videography to get behind the camera whenever he can as this is what introduced Hal into the hunting industry.