Deadline for declaring candidacy for the TWHBEA International Board of Directors is August 1. One must be a member that owns registered walking horses, not be suspended, not be on federal suspension or a felon, and have more than three years continual membership in the association. The specifics for eligibility are outlined in the bylaws, https://twhbea.com/corporate-bylaws/.
There are 12 seats up for election. The following breaks down the states and regions for which directors will be elected.
Tennessee – 3 seats
Kentucky – 2 seats
Alabama – 1 seat
California- 1 seat
Illinois – 1 seat
Missouri – 1 seat
South Carolina – 1 seat
Virginia – 1 seat
Region 2 (Michigan, Wisconsin) – 1 seat
Members willing to be candidates for the Board of Directors shall notify the TWHBEA Executive Director in writing on or before August 1st. Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org If all eligibility requirements are met, those members’ names will be listed on the TWHBEA Website and in the Voice magazine.