Department Directory

We are dedicated to providing quality service and programs to our members and those who love the American Paint Horse. Use this list of extensions to dial directly or send an e-mail message to the person who can help you.

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Dial Direct or Use the Extension
Several departments now have direct lines, allowing you to dial the department directly. The direct dial number will connect you more quickly. The extensions are useful if you need to speak with representatives of several different departments.
MemberCare – Responsible for registration and transfers, including stallion breeding reports, registration applications and certificates, pedigrees, registration rules.

Talk to a MemberCare Customer Service Pro (817) 834-2742
MemberCare Director
Freddie Alexander (817) 222-6419

Performance Department – Responsible for show rules, approval and results; performance points; performance awards; Amateur/ Novice Amateur, Youth/ Novice Youth, Breeders’ Trust/ Breeders’ Futurity, Judges, and Paint Alternative Competition (PAC) programs.

General Information (817) 222-8455
APHA Events Senior Director
Holly Slaughter (817) 222-6446
Director of Incentive Programs
Matt Arias (817) 222-6441
Director of Performance Development 
Elizabeth Lawhorn  (817) 222-6416
Director of Judges & Professional Horsemen
Sandy Jirkovsky (817) 222-6436
Youth & Amateur Activities Director
Hannah Eichman (817) 222-6431
Racing & PBRIP Director
Carly Peercy (817) 222-6444
Awards Manager
Amanda Kresta (817) 834-2742 x 208
Regional Clubs Manager
Allyson Pennington (817) 222-6410
Show Records (817) 834-2742

Recreational Riding – Responsible for APHA trail rides.

Managing Director
Cindy Grier (817) 222-6413

Publications – Official publications of APHA.

Publications Director
Jessica Hein (817) 222-6405
U.S. / International Publication Advertising Sales
Advertising Sales Director
Matt Arias (817) 222-6441
Communications & Marketing Specialist
Desiree Mills (817) 222-6404
Creative Director
Jody Johnson (817) 222-8471

Accounting Department – Responsible for financial management of the association: payables, receivables, employee benefits, publication advertising billing and subscriptions.

Chief Financial Officer
Tiffany Rowland (817) 222-6422
Accounts Receivable (817) 834-2742 ext. 354
Accounts Payable (817) 834-2742 ext. 352
Journal Billing (817) 222-8454

Racing – Responsible for maintaining all race records.

Racing & PBRIP Director
Carly Peercy (817) 222-6444

PH Barn Door (Official APHA Store)

Kathryn Allen
(817) 222-6411

Forms Requests

MemberCare 817-834-2742
Promotional Material Request

Marketing & Special Events

Senior Director of Marketing & Marked for Greatness Properties
Taylor Breeding (817) 720-0143

Business Development – Responsible for APHA Corporate Partnerships, World Show Sponsorships and publication/web advertising.

Business Development Director
Kurt Crawford (817) 222-6445

Administration – Responsible for management of the association and human resources. Coordinates the activities of the APHA Board of Directors, State Directors,  and Convention.

Chief Executive Officer
Dave Dellin (817) 718-4223
Administration & Compliance Director / Legal / Executive Assistant
Jennifer Crites (817) 222-8456
LeaderCare Director / State Directors
Jennifer Crites (817) 222-8456
Tiffany Rowland (817) 222-6422
Long Range Planning
Cindy Grier (817) 222-6413
Show Approval/Results
Allyson Pennington (817) 222-6410
Human Resources (817) 834-2742