Officers & Directors

2017 – 2018 ABGA Board of Directors

The ABGA Board of Directors’ sets objectives, provides vision and measures the progress of the association against the stated objectives. As a member of the Board, a director pledges to act in accordance with the bylaws, code of ethics and other rules, regulations and resolutions adopted by the association. The board of directors shall exercise ordinary business judgment in managing the affairs of the ABGA. In addition, the board of directors have adopted a conflict of interest policy that governs the personal interest of directors within the association. Elected by the membership in a region, directors serve without compensation. The elected term is 3 years and directors spend on average 15 hours a month or more in managing the affairs of the association. This structure is in use by premier breed associations with other species of livestock and provides an effective method for operating a breed association.

To see details of the region each Director represents, follow this link:

OFFICERS

 

DIRECTORS

  • Region 1
    Kimberly Liefer
    19305 S Lyons Rd, Oregon City, OR 97045
    541-980-1095
    kimberly@aaprinaacres.com
    Term expires June 30, 2019
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 2
    Scott Pruett
    3487 WCR 61, Keenesburg, CO 80643
    303- 732-4534 office: 720-244-6478 cell
    eieiowefarms@yahoo.com
    Term expires June 30, 2019
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 3
    Clark Huinker
    759 State Hwy 15, Fairmont, MN 56031
    507-236-1299
    chuinker@fmtvets.com
    Term expires May 31, 2018
  • Region 4
    Jeremy Church
    PO Box 685, Sentinel, OK 73664
    404-747-1647
    jeremy.church@live.com
    Term expires May 31, 2018
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 5
    Kenny Elwood
    PO Box 97, Bella Vista, CA 96008
    916-705-1582
    kennyelwood@hotmail.com
    Term expires June 30, 2020
  • Region 6
    Paul Grafe
    212 Marquardt Rd  Boerne, TX 78006
    210-288-3421
    pgrafe@valbridge.com
    Term expires May 31, 2018
  • Region 7
    Dawn Steward
    PO Box 514, Comanche, TX 76442
    325-642-6551
    dawnsteward25332@gmail.com
    Term expires May 31, 2018
  • Region 8
    Robert Washington – Vice President
    TEXAS
    361-293-1384
    robert.washington64@gmail.com
    Term expires June 30, 2019
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 9
    Deric Wetherell – President
    779 CR 800E, Tolono, IL 61880
    217-898-9358
    dpwether@yahoo.com
    Term expires June 30, 2019
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 10 
    Josh Stephans
    MISSOURI
    417-733-5098
    jcstephans@yahoo.com
    Term expires June 30, 2020
  • Region 11
    Jesse Cornelius
    479 Rd 1463, Nettleton, MS 38858
    662-891-1911
    jcornelius@nettleton.k12.ms.us
    Term expires June 30, 2020
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
  • Region 12
    Kimberly Morgan
    21009 Kemp Rd, Charlestown, IN 47111
    502-639-4293
    km4881@gmail.com
    Term expires June 30, 2019
  • Region 13
    Kathy Daves-Carr
    1307 S Duke Street, Summerton, SC 29148
    803-460-6016
    dxdarlin1@yahoo.com
    Term expires June 30, 2020
  • Region 14
    Denise Crabtree – Treasurer
    4170 Dry Run Road, Chillicothe, OH  45601
    740-701-4858
    adcrabtree@horizonview.net
    Term expires June 30, 2020
  • Region 15
    Susan Burner – Secretary
    586 1st Street, Inwood, WV 25428
    304-279-6323
    wvburners@comcast.net
    Term expires May 31, 2018
  • Region 16
    Sara Davis
    196 Mill Village Rd, Deerfield, MA 01342
    413-695-0771 cell
    csdavis@oakhollowlivestock.com
    Term expires June 30, 2018
  • Cynthia Price-Westfall – Past President
    929 Cambrian Rd, Cable, OH 43009
    937-215-4143
    cindy_price_westfall@yahoo.com
    Term expires June 30, 2018
    EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE