DIRECTOR NOMINATIONS FOR AAPF/CAPF BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOW BEING ACCEPTED
by Bob Schantz APF CJF, Chairman, Nominating Committee
Nominations for the position of Director for the AAPF/CAPF Board of Directors are now being accepted. The three-year term will begin at the conclusion of our Annual Meeting during the International Hoof-Care Summit in Cincinnati, Ohio (February 2016) and conclude in February 2019. Each year the association will need to fill three Director positions.
Retiring Directors in 2016 include:
Brent Brown APF of Northport, Maine*
Dave Dawson APF of Uxbridge, Ontario
Cathy Lesperance APF of Fergus, Ontario*
*Since Brent and Cathy were both appointed to two-year terms, they are eligible to be nominated to run for a full three-year term.
Earlier this year the Bylaws of the association have been changed relating to nominations for the Board. Candidates for all Board positions (Directors and Officers) shall:
Currently serve, or have previously served, as a member or chairperson of an AAPF/CAPF Standing Committee or Task Force,
Been a professional farrier or veterinarian for at least ten (10) years, and
Be a current Accredited Professional Farrier (APF), DVM, VMD or other professional veterinarian designation.
Please CLICK HERE if you are interested in learning more about the responsibilities of being a Board Member. This page includes a link to the Nomination Form.
International Association of Professional Farriers Inc. Also Operating As: American Association of Professional Farriers Inc. Canadian Association of Professional Farriers Inc. International Association of Professional Farriers Inc. - Australia & New Zealand Hoofcare Essentials Foundation Inc. Street Address: 44 Dorchester B, West Palm Beach, FL 33417 Mailing Address: PO Box 223661, West Palm Beach, FL 33422 Email: IAPF@ProfessionalFarriers.com Phone: 561-909-7689 or 859-533-1465 Fax: 888-972-1806