Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

TWRA's Region 4 - East Tennessee

Reservoir Fisheries Management Program

Rick Bean - Reservoir Fish Data Collection

Rick Bean

Rick grew up in Grainger County and graduated from Rutledge High School. He worked two summers at Buffalo Springs Hatchery and one summer at Buffalo Springs Game Farm while attending high school. Rick was hired to a full time position at the Buffalo Springs Hatchery in 1978 where he worked until early 2014. He recently transferred to the Reservoir Fisheries Unit and currently serves as a Wildlife Technician II.