Committee Roster - 2015




[President is an Ex-Officio Member, Ex. Dir. is a non-voting member, of all Committees]

Staff Contact: Michelle Partridge
Elisabeth Goth, Chair
James Nichols, Vice Chair
Chuck Herbert, Donna Pettry-Smith, Jimmy Robertson, Fred Sarver, Nancy Noble

Development (Fundraising) (Ad-hoc)
Staff Contact: Bill Whitley
David Rudder, Chair
Kenneth Wheeler, Cheryl Innis

Committee Policies
[President is Ex-Officio Member, Ex. Dir. is non-voting member, of all Committees]

Established per Bylaws:

Bob Funkhouser – President
David Rudder – Vice-President
Stacey Kipper-Perrelli - Secretary
David Mount – Treasurer
Additional Members: Elisabeth Goth, Tandy Patrick

Nominating Committee for Directors
Bret Day, Chair
Kristen Cater, Kim Cowart, David Rudder, Kenny Wheeler

Nominating Committee for Officers
Holy Nichols, David Mount, Matt Shiflet

Standing Committees per Bylaws:

Equine Welfare
Staff Contact: Lisa Duncan
Kathie Dunn Jacobson, Chair
Karen Medicus, Vice Chair
Sandy Currier, George Anne Nash, Mark McCracken, Nealia McCracken, Chelsey Ruxer, Dr. Nancy Trent, Rachel Shoemaker

Staff Contact: Bill Whitley
David Mount, Chair
Leslie Rainbolt-Forbes, Vice Chair
Chuck Herbert, Holly Nichols, Kenny Wheeler, Elisabeth Goth, David Rudder

Human Resources and Compensation
Staff Contact: Bill Whitley
Tandy Patrick, Chair
Christy Womack, Vice Chair
David Rudder, Matt Shiflet, Kenny Wheeler

Staff Contact: Michelle Partridge
Allen Bosworth, Chair
Stacey Kipper-Perelli and Christy Parker, Vice Chairs
Lauren Ashe, Jackie Hale, Amy Haller, Melissa Moore, David Mount, Jenny Taylor

Pleasure Disciplines (includes subcommittee on Western/Hunter)
Staff Contact: Katriona Adams
Scott Matton, Chair
Suzanne Bradshaw, Vice Chair
Mike Arnston, Susan Aschenbrenner, Betsy Boone, Paul Briney, Fran Crumpler, Lori Nelson, Vicki Gillenwater, Sally Jackson, Fay Lowry, Terry Meade, Jessica Richardson, Janet Thompson, Tom Thorpe, Joan S. Todd

Youth (Including Auction and Scholarship)
Staff Contact: Brenda Newell
Germaine Johnson, Chair
Kaelyn Donnelly, Co-Chair
Ron Merwin, Scholarship Chair
Sally Jackson, Renee Biggins, Jeana Hein, Leslie Rainbolt-Forbes, Kay Richardson, Andrea Steponaitis, Elisabeth Goth, Lori Jackson

Show Results/Competitions
Staff Contact: Cynthia Lowell

Licensed Officials Committee
Staff Contact: Bill Whitley
Chuck Herbert, Chair
James Nichols
Matt Shiflet
Ricky Harris
David Rudder
Bob Brison

Ad-hoc Committees:

2016 Annual Meeting Planning (Boston/Super Convention)
Staff Contact: Brenda Newell/Michelle Partridge
Bob Funkhouser - Chair
Jackie Hale, Leslie Rainbolt-Forbes, David Mount, Sandy Currier, Tandy Patrick

Staff Contact: Michelle Partridge/Cynthia Lowell
Susan Shepherd – Co-Chair
Christy Womack – Co-Chair
Allen Bosworth, Jackie Hale, Becky Damron, Kim Skipton

Riding Lesson Council
Staff Contact: Michelle Partridge
Betsy Boone and Stacey Kipper-Perrelli Co-Chairs

**state reps to come

Rules and Performance Welfare Advisory Committee
Staff Contact: Lisa Duncan
Elisabeth Goth, Chair
Chuck Herbert, Vice-Chair
Rudi Beneke, Fran Crumpler, Bret Day, Smith Lilly, Lori Nelson (ex-officio), Tandy Patrick
Dr. Hugh Behling, Judy Werner, Non-voting Advisors

Task Force: Election of ASHA Directors
Holly Nichols Chair Leslie Rainbolt Forbes, Vice Chair
Barbara Goodman Manilow, Tandy Patrick, David Rudder

Task Force: Legal Committee
Tandy Patrick, Chairman
William Marple, Bridget McNeese 

Young Adult
Staff Contact: Michelle Partridge
Ashley Hallock, Chair
Region Reps:

  • West Coast: Tom Parsons, Rashell Gouwenberg
  • Kentucky/Southeast: Matthew Williams, Andrea Athanasuleas, Marie Bouvet
  • Midwest: Jessica Moctezuma, Nick Maupin
  • East Coast: Allyson Ehle, Alicia Owens

Committee Policies

[President is Ex-Officio Member, Registrar is non-voting member, of all Committees]

Audit/Internal Controls 
Bret Day, Chair
Don Schilling
Scott Matton

Breeders - Staff Contact: Patricia Edwards
Bret Day, Chair
Brian Curran, Vice Chair, Louise Gilliland, Larry Hartsock, Sandy Lilly, Joan Lurie, Melissa Moore, Danette Musselman, Don Schilling, Nancy Trent

Bylaws - Staff Contact: Lisa Duncan/Katriona Adams
Gail Kline, Chair
Kim Skipton
Brian Curran
Scott Matton
Karen Richardson

Brian Curran, Chair
Carl Holden
David Mount
Susan Aschenbrenner

Futurities, Kentucky and National - Staff Contact:  Patricia Edwards
Smith Lilly, Chair
Melissa Moore, Vice Chair
Susi Day, Nelson Green, Larry Hartsock, Joan Lurie, Scott Matton, Joe Russell, Fred Sarver, John Scheidt, Louise Gilliland, Sandra Currier

Mare Harmony - Staff Contact:  Lisa Duncan
Scott Matton, Chair
Brian Curran
Gail Kline
Karen Richardson

Gail Kline, Chair
Louise Gilliland

Nominating Committee for Directors
Margaret McNeese, Chair
Judy Werner
Susan Aschenbrenner

Registry -Staff Contact: Lisa Duncan/Katriona Adams
Fred Sarver, Chair
Brian Curran, Vice-Chair
Judy Werner
Margaret McNeese

Sport Horse (formerly International Disciplines) - Staff Contact:  Katriona Adams
Paula Jo Briney, Chair
Kimberly Cartier Dome, Abby Converse, Amy Haller, Rose Hochner, Virginia LaRocque, Darryl Leifheit, Lisa Siderman, Janet Thompson

State Futurities -Staff Contact: Patricia Edwards
Don Schilling, Chair
Open to all State Futurities presidents and/or secretaries

Sweepstakes - Staff Contact: Patricia Edwards
Bill Wise, Chair
Fred Sarver
Sandy Lilly
Joan Lurie
Anne Neil
Raymond Shively
Pieter Hugo

Committee Policies (Ad Hoc Temporary Subcommittee)
Kim Skipton
Gail Kline

Foal Registration Incentive (Ad Hoc Temporary Subcommittee)
Gail Kline, Kim Skipton, Mark Strong, Janet Thompson, Judy Werner

Updated 06/01/2015

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