Board of Directors and Staff

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the International Association of Professional Farriers (IAPF), as well as its sister organizations which include:  American Association of Professional Farriers (AAPF), Canadian Association of Professional Farriers (CAPF), and International Association of Professional Farriers Inc. (lAPF - Australia) and are charged with establishing direction, setting policy, and providing leadership to the Associations. The Board of Directors shall also provide direction, empowerment, and oversight to Association Staff, Standing Committees, and Task Forces. Please contact any Board member with questions about the association. 



Frank Reilly DVM APF-I
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Phone: (610) 241-4773
Click here to email Dr. Frank
Term:  2022, 2023

Vice President:

Todd Santoro CF APF-I
Ashley, Ohio
Phone: (419) 302-1133
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Term:  2022, 2023


Lester Yoder APF-I
Shreve, Ohio
Phone: (330) 473-7078
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Term:  2022, 2023, 2024

Past President:

Cathy Lesperance APF-I
Fergus, Ontario, Canada
Phone: (519) 572-9774
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Term:  2022


Caleb Bergeleen CF APF-I
Boerne, Texas
Phone:  (512) 626-0895
Click here to email Caleb
Term:  2020, 2021, 2022
Chairman:  Education Committee


Esco Buff PhD APF-I CF
Clearwater, Florida
Phone:  (585) 298-6619
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Term:  2022, 2023, 2024
Chairman: Horse Owner Committe

Jaret Pullen DVM APF-I
Dryden, New York
Phone:  (406) 579-5210
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Term:  2021, 2022, 2023
Chairman:  Membership Committee

Executive Director:

Richard Mongeau
Granby, Quebec, Canada
Phone: (859) 533-1465
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Membership Director:

Brenda Boehnlein
West Palm Beach, Florida
Phone: (561) 909-7689
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