Board of Directors Elections Page

Board of Directors 2023 Elections Page
Regions 2 and 4 are expiring at the end of 2022
New terms run for 2023-2025 (3 year terms)
If you are interested in running for a position on the Board of Directors in the above regions (2 or 4), please follow the below steps:
 
  1. To qualify as an eligible candidate as a member of the Board of Directors, you must be a current GHRA regular or lifetime member in good standing, meet By Laws eligibility requirements and reside in the region of interest. Click here to view By Laws requirements (new 2023 amendments in yellow).
  2. Complete the GHRA Director Candidate questionnaire. Click here for the questionnaire.
  3. Prepare a 2 minute video introducing yourself, and stating your passion for the breed.
  4. Read and sign the GHRA Code of Ethics.  Click here for the Code of Ethics.
  5. Email scanned copies of all the completed forms (signed Code of Ethics and Director Candidate Questionnaire), along with your video, to myghra@yahoo.com. Alternatively, you can also mail paper copies of the forms to Gypsy Horse Registry of America, Inc., PO Box 299, Blanchard, OK 73010, however videos will only be accepted via email submission.
  6. All submissions must be received by October 31, 2022.
  7. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us here.
Get to know your Candidates!
Region 2 Candidates' Biographies                               Region 4 Candidates' Biographies
H'ele'ne Dieck (Incumbent)                                           KerryAnn Dallas (Incumbent)
Steffanie Christiensen                                                    Ky Kelly
Remember! Your ballot must be postmarked no later than November 25, 2022.
Region 1
Dorcas Speicher Riehl, USDF All-breed Program Administrator
driehl1316@gmail.com
Seat through 2024

Region 1 consists of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and West Virginia.

Region 2 - Seat is expiring - Up for Election in 2022 for term starting in 2023
Helene Dieck, President
hegreen@yahoo.com
Seat through 2022

Region 2 consists of the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin.

Region 3
Tasha Byerly
info@lbqh.com
Seat through 2023

Region 3 consists of the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

Region 4 - Seat is expiring - Up for Election in 2022 for term starting in 2023
KerryAnn Dallas, Vice President
gratefulacres18@gmail.com
Seat through 2022

Region 4 consists of the following states: Arkansas, Arizona, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.

Region 5
Shannon Creel Lord, Secretary & Ambassador Awards Administrator
fatbottomgypsyhorses@gmail.com
Seat through 2024

Region 5 consists of the following states: Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming.

Region 6
Blanche Kohl, Treasurer
blanchekohl@gmail.com
Seat through 2023

Region 6 consists of the following states: Alaska, California, Oregon, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Utah and Washington.

Region 7 - Open

Region 7 consists of all International Countries outside the US and Canada.

Region 8 - Open
This Region is currently open. To apply please fill out the BOD Questionnaire and submit it to myghra@yahoo.com.
Seat through 2024

East Canada consists of the following territories:  Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Nunavut.

Region 9
Aimee Beauchamp
Ponderosaridgeranch@outlook.com

Seat through 2024

West Canada consists of the following territories:  Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon and Northwest Territories. 

All Regions
Brenda Sue Hale Hearon, Registrar
myghra@yahoo.com

Registrar provides services to all GHRA regions.

This Region is currently open. To apply please fill out the BOD Questionnaire and submit it to myghra@yahoo.com.
Seat through 2024