Board of Directors

2016 AHA Board
Pictured is the 2016 American Hereford Association (AHA) Board of Directors. Seated (l to r) are: Sam Shaw, Caldwell, Idaho, president; Terri Barber, Channing, Texas, vice president; Curtis Curry, McAlester, Okla.; Jonny Harris, Screven, Ga.; and Jack Ward, Kansas City, Mo., executive vice president. Directors standing (l to r) are: Joe Van Newkirk, Oshkosh, Neb.; Bob Thompson, Rolla, Mo.; Kyle Perez, Nara Visa, N.M.; Dave Bielema, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Kevin Schultz, Haviland, Kan.; Jim Mickelson, Santa Rosa, Calif.; Jim Bellis, Aurora, Mo.; and Peter Atkins, Tea, S.D.



2016 AHA Board of Directors

Sam Shaw, president  
22453 Howe Rd.  
Caldwell, ID 83607-9017
Terri Barber, vice president
10175 F.M. 3138
Channing, TX  79018

Pete Atkins
27106 468th Ave
Tea, SD  57064

Jim Mickelson
5174 Sonoma Mountain Road
Santa Rosa, CA  95404

Jim D. Bellis
19264 Lawrence 2170
Aurora, MO 65605

Kyle Perez
9767 Quay Road O
Nara Visa, NM 88430

David Bielema
P.O. Box 550
Ada, MI  49301

Kevin Schultz
2048 280th Ave.
Haviland, KS  67059

Curtis Curry
2501 Hereford Dr.
McAlester, OK 74501-8270

Bob Thompson
12905 County Road 4010
Rolla, MO  65401

Jonny Harris
334 K-Ville Rd.
Screven, GA 31560


Joe Van Newkirk
18302 Highway 26
Oshkosh, NE  69154-5042



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