American Saddlebred Registry Announces New Board Officers
At its annual organizational meeting held on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, newly-elected Directors of the American Saddlebred Registry (ASR) nominated and elected the Board’s volunteer leadership.
Elected for one-year terms were Lisa Duncan (Kentucky) as President; Sandra Lilly (West Virginia) as Vice President; Charles Herbert (Indiana) as Treasurer; and Minna Hankin (Pennsylvania) as Secretary.
The ASR Board of Directors was elected prior to this meeting, at the 2012 American Saddlebred Annual Convention and Youth Conference. In accordance with ASR Bylaws, Directors were elected by the Board of Directors of the American Saddlebred Horse Association (ASHA) to one year terms. In addition to the aforementioned Board officers, other ASR Board Directors include Dr. Margaret McNeese (Texas), Scott Matton (Wisconsin), Judy Werner (Illinois), Don Schilling (Missouri) Brian Curran (Wisconsin), Lynda Freseth (Wisconsin), and Gail Kline (Kentucky).
ASR maintains the official breed register for the recording of all pedigrees and transfers in the breed, guards the purity of the breed, works to improve standards of breeding and raising American Saddlebreds, and cooperates with the American Saddlebred Horse Association in all matters pertaining to stimulating interest in and educating the public about the Saddlebred, its history, breeding, exhibition, use, and improvement.