OUR 2016 OFFICERS

PRESIDENT
SCOTT RYSTROM
5950 E LOCHLAND RD
TRUMBULL, NE 68980
(308) 383-1951
rystrom@wildblue.net

 

TREASURER
VERDON DOBOIS

 

 

SECRETARY
TRISHA JANSSEN
2286 19TH RD
GENESEO, KS 67444
   

AMATEUR & YOUTH OFFICERS

PRESIDENT
SHELLY RYSTROM
5950 E LOCHLAND
TRUMBULL, NE 68980
(308) 383-9304
rystrom@wildblue.net

VICE PRESIDENT
NATALIE ORRICK

 

 

TREASURER
VERDON DOBOIS

 

 

SECRETARY
TRISHA JANSSEN
2286 19TH RD
GENESEO, KS 67444
   

History of PHEK


The Palomino Horse Breeders of America began in 1941. The first APA charter was awarded to the Texas Palomino Exhibitors Association in 1942. The second APA charter was awarded to the Palomino Horse Exhibitors of Kansas in 1942. A rich history to be proud of as PHBA celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2016. We will continue to celebrate into 2017 as PHEK is honored to have its 75th anniversary.


PHBA Executive Board established in 1941
President – WB Mitchell, Marfa, TX; Vice President – Chester R Upham, Pacific Palisades, CA; Secretary /Treasurer – Dr. H. Authur Zappe, Mineral Wells, TX
1942 – 1947
Archie Adams Jr., Wichita KS would represent us on the board as Vice President in 1942 - 1945; President 1946 and 1947.
August of 1947 E. J. Gordon, Wichita, KS would be elected to the board as Vice President
C. A. Cofer, Wichita, KS would serve on the board as Vice President 1972 -1979; elected to President in 1980.
William Morand, Hutchinson, KS elected to the board as Vice President 1981 – 1982.
First Women to serve as President of PHBA was Dr. Bonnie Beaver, College Station, TX – 1989
Current PHEK member/members to serve on PHBA Executive board
Tom Craun, Basehor, KS elected to the board as an Executive Board member 2015 -2016
PHBA – Amateur Executive Board – 1986
Gail Craun, Basehor, KS elected to the board 1989- 2000; Reporter 2000-2001; Secretary 2001-2002; Vice President 2002 – 2004; President elect 2004-2005; President 2005-2006; Past President 2006-2007 and advisor board 2016.
Verdon DuBois, Paola, KS elected to the board 2001 – 2003; Reporter 2003-2004; Secretary 2004 -2005; Vice President 2005 – 2006
Shelley Rystrom elected on the board as an Appointee 2015 – 2016; Treasurer 2016 – 2017
Abby Janssen elected on the board as an Appointee 2016 – 2017


PHBA – Youth Executive Board
Tyler Rystrom
Natalie Craun elected to the youth board 1999 – 2001 served as Treasurer 2001-2002; Secretary 2002 – 2003; Vice President 2003 – 2004; President elect 2004 – 2005; President 2005 – 2004.

Carita Swader, Gardner, KS President 1978- 79; Past President 1979- 80


PHBA Hall of Fame


Service - 1997 C.A. Cofer, Wichita, KS
Breeders – 1996 Archie Adams Jr, Andover, KS
Stallions – Bourbon Peavine, Archie Adams, Sr/Jr – Augusta, KS
Stallions – Sir Ronald of Belvedere, R.B. Christy – Scott City, KS


2017
Stallions –The Golden Deck, Scott & Shelley Rystrom – Trubull, NE
Gelding – Spanish Mat Oil, Tom, Gail Craun and Family

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