L Program Committee

Mission

To provide a comprehensive educational program for the entire dressage community to learn about the equestrian discipline of dressage from the judge's point of view.

Goals

  1. Provide trainers, instructors, competitors and spectators' insight into the evaluative techniques of judging dressage.
  2. Prepare and evaluate candidates who wish to pursue entry into the USEF 'r' Judge Training Program.
  3. Provide continuing education for licensed judges and L graduates.
  4. Select and provide teaching materials to L faculty members.

Objectives

  1. Continue to develop and enhance the USDF L Education Program website to supplement what is presented in the classroom setting and to provide continuing education for L graduates and USEF licensed dressage judges.
  2. Work with the Judges Committee to carry on with "The Judge's Box" in USDF Connection to further open communication and promote educational opportunities.
  3. Update the USDF L Education Program course material and website to reflect changes to the USEF rules.
  4. Update L faculty presentations to reflect changes in the USEF rules.
  5. Continue to promote the USDF L Education Program through social media, podcasts, and USDF Connection.
  6. Review and update program guidelines for participants, organizers, and faculty members.

Members

Position/RegionName/EmailPhone/Fax
Chair (8) Lois J. Yukins(978) 526-2452 / (978) 526-9620
Vice Chair (6) Trenna Atkins(360) 678-7008 / () -
Advisor (3) Marianne Ludwig(239) 947-2506 / (239) 947-2506
Liaison (2) Sharon A Vander Ziel(859) 971-7039 / () -
Member (1) Kathy M Rowse(757) 617-9505 / (757) 255-0032
Member (2) Jayne E Ayers(262) 965-2066 / (262) 965-2164
Member (2) Maryal Barnett(517) 230-8707 / (517) 272-7174
Member (3) Marilyn Ogden Heath(941) 303-5603 / () -
Member (3) Gary Rockwell(561) 790-3983 / (561) 795-3173
Member (5) Janet L Foy(719) 260-1566 / () -
Member (5) Debbie Riehl-Rodriguez(303) 263-0768 / (303) 642-1715
Member (6) Joan K Darnell(512) 818-2897 / () -
Member (7) Sue Curry Shaffer(707) 483-0860 / (707) 523-3951
Member (7) Axel Steiner(760) 510-9779 / (760) 510-9599