State Associations & State Ambassadors

Email emilyv@shorthorn.org for updates to state contacts

Arkansas Shorthorn Association
Junior Association Facebook

California Shorthorn Breeder’s Association
Matt Bigelow, President
209.745.8922
mjbigelow1@hotmail.com
Adult Association Website
Junior Association Website

Rocky Mountain Shorthorn Breeder’s Association (Colorado)
Jeff Cooksey, President
303.849.5214
cookc4cattle@rtebb.net

Illinois Shorthorn Association
Scott Horton, President
630.634.9443
7shorn@comcast.net

Indiana Shorthorn Association
John Kretzmeier, President
765.583.4889
kretzmeier5@msn.com
Junior Association Website

Iowa Shorthorn Association
Ethan Gilman, President
cgilmanshorthorns@gmail.com

Kansas Shorthorn Association
Kevin Gibler, President
kjgibler@hotmail.com
816.809.7148
Adult Association Website

Kentucky Shorthorn Association
David McCall, President
mccallfran@gmail.com
502.494.9644

Louisiana Shorthorn Association
Ricky Guidry, President
337.540.2825
ricky@rlcattlecompany.com

Maryland Shorthorn Association
Donnie Braun, President
301.974.7901
mdorgdbraun@aol.com
Adult Association Website

Michigan Shorthorn Breeder’s Association
Carla McLachlan, President
517.242.2395
carla@lakesideshorthorns.com
Adult Association Website

Minnesota Shorthorn Association
Terry Morrison, President
612.419.2139
TerryMorrison@frontiernet.net
Adult Association Website

Missouri Shorthorn Association
Diane Bolinger, President
816.695.3669
bolingerfarms@embarqmail.com

Missouri Ozark Shorthorn Association
Janet Fitter, President
417.742.0508
mammafritt@sofnet.com

Montana Shorthorn Association
Joel Jackson, President
jjackson082705@yahoo.com
406.491.6597
Adult Association Website

Nebraska Shorthorn Association
Steve Supanchick, President
402.563.3917
ss_shorthorns@hotmail.com

North Dakota Shorthorn Association
Roberta Francis, President

Ohio Shorthorn Association
Jeff Winkle, President
cattlejock9@yahoo.com
937.694.1871
Adult Association Website
Junior Association Website

Oklahoma Shorthorn Association
Jerrell Crow, President
580.585.2522
jerrelcrow@crowcreekfarms.com

Pennsylvania Shorthorn Association
Charles Bomgardner, President
lightacandle@live.com

Southeastern Shorthorn Association (South Carolina)
Kevin Simpson, President
ksimpson@broadwaywaterdistrict.com
864.348.3221

South Dakota Shorthorn Association
Kari VanderWal, Sec/Treas.
605.627.9409
Facebook
Website

Tennessee Shorthorn Association
Luke Teeple, President
931.761.3043
teeple@hotmail.com

Texas Shorthorn Association
John Russell, President
832.588.8063
Adult Association Website
Junior Association Website

Washington Shorthorn Association
Hailey Griffin

haileykins101@gmail.com

Wisconsin Shorthorn Association
Dennis Schlimgen, President
dreamy280@mhtc.net
608.575.6848
Adult Association Website
Junior Association Website

Wyoming Shorthorn Association
Britton Van Huele, President
307.921.9044
vhshorthorns@gmail.com

2019 State Ambassadors 

Rick Leone, Colorado

Beth Carter, Idaho

Jeff Winkle, Ohio

Jerrell Crow, Oklahoma

Sandy Osterday, South Dakota

Mary Bass, Texas

John Russell, Texas

Roseann Hoffman, Wisconsin