Awards Committee

Mission

To encourage participation in dressage by recognizing excellence and rewarding progressive achievement.

Goals

  1. Organize and provide awards for Horse of the Year, Freestyle, Junior/Young Rider, Adult Amateur, Vintage Cup, All-Breeds, performance certificates, individual rider awards, DSHB Horse of the Year and Materiale Horse of the Year.
  2. Review existing awards requirements and programs.

Objectives

  1. Review and update any needed equivalencies for the USDF Horse Performance Certificate Program.
  2. Record a podcast and draft an article for USDF Connection to promote the USDF young horse awards programs.
  3. Increase information exchange with other USDF committees and share relevant statistics to assist in marketing USDF awards programs.
  4. Review prizes awarded for the USDF rider awards, horse performance certificate and year-end awards programs.

Members

Position/RegionName/EmailPhone/Fax
Chair (7) Peggy E Klump(951) 318-8381 / (909) 483-0997
Liaison (2) Cristen Joy Brown(859) 971-7361 / (859) 971-7722
Member (1) Lucy Catherine Tidd(301) 972-1183 / () -
Member (2) Deborah Ann Garris(312) 401-1157 / (847) 367-8016
Member (3) Amy Marie Swerdlin(561) 346-6946 / () -
Member (4) Nancy Porter(651) 439-3432 / () -
Member (5) Sydni O Nusink(801) 380-2260 / () -
Member (6) Jo Renn(508) 335-6103 / () -
Member (7) Doris Ute North(714) 606-3475 / () -
Member (8) Diane Marie Holston(978) 413-4127 / () -
Member (9) Cecilia Cox(210) 698-9276 / () -