BREEDS RAISED: English Spot, Lilac, Havana, English Lop, Mini Rex, Rhinelander, Tan
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Maddie says, “Winning BOSV Lilac English Spot at the 2013 ARBA Convention (after raising Spots for less than a year) as well as winning seven Best in Shows in four states with a Chocolate Tan during the spring-summer of 2013.” Also notably, in 2002 she attended her first ARBA Convention and was crowned ARBA Princess.
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: District 8 Director, Auction Chair and Standards Committee member for the American Tan Rabbit Specialty Club; Indiana Tan Rabbit Club Director
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Maddie is pursuing a degree in medical billing and coding.
BREEDS RAISED: Florida White, Mini Rex, Netherland Dwarf, Holland Lop, Havana, Polish, American Fuzzy Lop, Dutch, Mini Satin, New Zealand
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Ashley says, “I am most proud of receiving ‘Florida White person of the Year’ in 2008 and when I won BIS and my mom won RIS at the Cal State Convention.”
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: Director and Chairman of the Standards Committee for the National Florida White Club
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Ashley is a two-time All American Collegiate Rower. She currently works in coffee product testing for Smuckers’.
BREEDS RAISED: Himalayan, Polish, Florida White, Silver, Lilac
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Winning BOB Himalayan at the 1999 ARBA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky. Teri also remarks, “Getting my judge license with the help of some wonderful friends.”
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: Former director of the American Himalayan Rabbit Association, current sweepstakes chairman of the American Himalayan Rabbit Association, 2009 Outstanding Member of the Rocky Mountain High Shows, Inc., current rabbit judging coach and superintendent of the Weld County Colorado 4-H Program
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Professionally, Terri works with the USDA as a Commodity Poultry Grader
BREEDS RAISED: Mini Satin, Mini Rex, Himalayan
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Josh remarks, “Judging at conventions and national shows and working on getting blue, chocolate, and lilac Siamese Mini Satins approved.”
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: President of the South Dakota State Rabbit Breeders Association
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: BS in Civil Engineering
BREEDS RAISED: American Chinchilla, Silver Marten, Californian, Jersey Wooly, Mini Satin, Holland Lop
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Kendal says, “The event I’m most proud of was being able to judge the first ever Lionhead specialty show within the ARBA.”
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: President of the Evergreen RBA and Western Woolies Rabbit Club, Director and Show Super for Washington State RBA, Newsletter Editor for the American Chinchilla RBA
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Kendal remarks, “I’m very passionate about the world of culinary arts. In High School, I was on the ProStart Culinary Team and actually practiced a few competition ideas with a couple of my own rabbits.”
BREEDS RAISED: Mini Lop, Palomino, Florida White, American Fuzzy Lop, Tan, Californian, Checkered Giant
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Winning BIS at the PaSRBA and Michigan State Conventions and winning BOV Solid at the 2012 MLRCA Nationals in Reno.
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: Current President of the Great Lakes Rabbit and Cavy Shows, Treasurer of the Michigan Mini Lop Club, former Director of the Michigan State Rabbit Breeders Association
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Bryan works as an American Sign Language Interpreter in the Special Education setting.
BREEDS RAISED: English Angora, Holland Lop, Netherland Dwarf
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Scott says, “Being selected to pick a Group for Youth BIS at the 2001 ARBA Convention.” He remarks that receiving the 2011 ARBA President’s Award of Excellence, judging internationally, and winning BOV Chinchilla Netherland Dwarf at the 2010 ARBA Convention also mark some of his proudest moments.
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: Former President of the Holland Lop Rabbit Specialty Club, current chairman of the ARBA Constitution Committee
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: Scott received an Ivy League Law degree from Columbia University and works in corporate law.
BREEDS RAISED: Flemish Giant, Belgian Hare, Rex, Mini Rex, Dutch, Californian, Netherland Dwarf, Mini Satin, Britannia Petite
FAVORITE MOMENTS: Jaime remarks, “Twice winning BOSB to the BOB that went on to win BIS at the ARBA Convention; and also having been selected at multiple conventions to select group for Best In Show.”
ARBA INVOLVEMENT: former ARBA Standards Committee member and President of the Belgian Hare club
INTERESTING “NON-RABBIT” FACT: He says, “My first professional job out of college I uncovered a quarter of a million dollar fraud activity.”