Board of Directors
2015 AHA Board
Pictured is the 2014 American Hereford Association (AHA) Board of Directors. Seated (l to r) are: Eric Walker, Morrison, Tenn., president; Sam Shaw, Caldwell, Idaho, vice president; Fred Larson, Spring Valley, Wis.; David Trowbridge, Tabor, Iowa; and Craig Huffhines, Kansas City, Mo., executive vice president. Directors standing (l to r) are: Bob Thompson, Rolla, Mo.; Joe Van Newkirk, Oshkosh, Neb.; Jim Mickelson, Santa Rosa, Calif.; David Bielema, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Kevin Schultz, Haviland, Kan.; Curtis Curry, McAlester, Okla.; Johnny Harris, Screven, Ga.; and Terri Barber, Channing, Texas.
2015 AHA Board of Directors
|Eric Walker, president
P.O. Box 146
Morrison, TN 37357
|Sam Shaw, vice president
22453 Howe Rd.
Caldwell, ID 83607-9017
12905 County Road 4010
Rolla, MO 65401
Tabor, IA 51653
|Joe Van Newkirk
18302 Highway 26
Oshkosh, NE 69154-5042
Jack Ward has been named Executive Vice President (EVP) of the American Hereford Association (AHA). He has served as AHA’s chief operating officer and director of breed improvement since he joined the AHA team in 2003. >> Read more.
The nominating committee is requesting volunteers who are willing to serve a four-year term on the AHA board of directors. They encourage interested members and state leaders to contact them regarding prospective candidates within their state and region.
This year’s nominating committee includes:
Chairman Marty Lueck, Mountain Grove, Mo., 417-838-1482
Kevin Jensen, Courtland, Kan., 785-243-6397
Bill King, Stanley, N.M. 505-220-9909
Norris Fowler, Jonesville, S.C., 864-219-0182
Bob Morrison, Lexington, Ohio, 419-362-4471
Please note the updated phone number for Fowler.
Do you need help with the new online registry system, MyHerd.org? Or would like to see how the new system works before signing up? Join the MyHerd team for a webinar on how to get started with MyHerd.org. Participants will learn about the customized home screen for pedigree and performance members. The team will demonstrate how to register calves in real-time and transfer owned animals electronically. This is also an opportunity to ask questions and get virtual help.
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