Drew Perez, Canyon, Texas, a lifetime Hereford breeder, grew up on his family’s registered Hereford and commercial operation in Nara Visa, New Mexico. Drew was actively involved in NJHA throughout his youth.
One of his most notable achievements was being awarded the 2008 Herdsman of the Year award at the Junior National Hereford Expo in Kansas City. He was a member of the livestock judging team at Butler Community College and Texas Tech University where he was part of the 2009 National Champion Team.
Drew, his wife Lauren, and their two children Mila (2) and Myles (1) reside in Canyon, TX where they are continuing the Hereford legacy with their own operation of registered Herefords. Drew enjoys continuing to follow his passion in the industry and help youth around the livestock arena.
He has been selected to judge multiple state and local shows as well as national shows including National Western Stock Show, Keystone International Livestock Expo, State Fair Texas and Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.