Samuel Truax is a registered engineer and has a master’s degree as an environmental engineer. He is retired as an environmental officer and chief engineer for the Nebraska Army National Guard. He was a charter member of the Lower Platte River Corridor Alliance and has been interested and active in environmental and wildlife preservation organizations for many years. He is a member of the Wachiska Audubon Society. For more information about Wachiska Audubon, visit http://www.wachiskaaudubon.org.