LeaderCare 69


November 20, 2018


“Fresh Paint” live from the Fort Worth Stockyards

Governance Task Force Report

Join the Lasting Legacy Capital Campign and “Put Your Name On It”  read more…



APHA Hall of Fame nominations due December 1

The revered honor of being a member of the APHA Hall of Fame is one dreamt of by many…
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Newly elected Regional Club Officers & Directors due to APHA January 1

If your club has not held it’s election for Officers and Directors as of January 1, you still need to send your current officers and directors to tbrown@apha.com along with your election date.

horseIQ is changing the equine education game, and it’s not just horsemen who are taking noteDon’t miss out on all the latest additions to the horseIQ library.

Bought a new horse? Transfer it online!

APHA is first stock-horse breed to offer online transfers of ownership


“Experience Your Western Lifestyle” in our new online retail store, the PH Barn Door.



Relive the World Equestrian Games excitement with the PHJ’s Inside Look

The entire equestrian world turned its eyes on Tryon, North Carolina, as elite reining horses…
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Paints prevail at Stock Horse World Show

The versatility of ranch horses was put on display as they competed in cow work…
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Learn to decipher your Paint’s genetic testing results with the PHJ

You’ve had your horse genetically tested, and now you’re staring at a report card filled…
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David Lands named as APHA Executive Committee candidate for 2019

The EC Nominating Committee has selected APHA member David Lands…
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Paint the Whole Barn: How to save with Sherwin Williams & APHA Xtras

The holiday season is right around the corner. While you fantasize about…
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November 20
Judge Emeritus Applications dueJudge Applications due
November 22-23
APHA office closed (Thanksgiving)

In this section of LeaderCare, we will be updating you weekly on what is going on with our relocation to the Stockyards Historic District.  Construction has started.  
Check out this live cam.
Promote your barn, your legacy or your horse in other words “Put Your Name On It”.  By doing so you will be memorializing yourself in the history of APHA. APHA’s new offices will be in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards.  There APHA will be seen and visited by millions of tourists each year.  APHA is dedicated to provide a totally western experience within our new offices which will compliment those who have chosen to be a part of the building displays and architecture.  Here is one way of having your family, horse or ranch memorized at the new APHA headquarters.  Read more …And did you know you can give a gift each month to the Capital Campaign and simply have it billed to your credit card? We’ll handle all the paperwork and send you a receipt when each gift is made or tally it for you at the end of the year. Just contact Billy Smith or send an email to foundation@apha.com and we’ll get it set up monthly, quarterly, or bi-annually.

Leadership Code of Conduct
Standing Committee meeting minutes
Executive Committee meeting minutes
Board of Directors’ meeting minutes
2018 APHA Strategic Plan
APHA Financial Strength
Tips on Chairing Your APHA Committee
Marked for Greatness” video presentations


APHA Executive Director
Billy Smith
(office) 817/222-6401
(cell) 806/679-9412
(email) billy@apha.com
(Twitter) #billyAPHASee you down the trail.

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Definitions of roles and responsibilities at all levels are clearly defined. Bylaws of regional clubs are consistent with APHA bylaws.
The board structure enables all board members to be accountable and engaged.