American Horse Council 2022 Conference details:

Speakers Set for AHC’s 2022 Annual Meeting June 5th – 7th  


(Washington, DC)- The American Horse Council (AHC) is pleased to announce that speakers for committee meetings and the upcoming National Issues Forum, have been set. The AHC’s Annual Meeting and National Issues Forum takes place from June 5-7 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.


“We are very excited with this year’s line-up of noted and exemplary speakers,” said AHC President Julie Broadway. “Additionally, it will be great to engage in a discussion with partners about ways to collaborate within the agriculture and livestock industry.”


Invited Guest speakers include:


United Horse Coalition Meeting; Panelists from ASPCA’s Right Horse Initiative; GFAS; TAA; TCA; STA; EQUUS Foundation


Equine Welfare Committee; USDA Animal Care


Equine Industry CEO Forum: Wanda Little-Coffey of ASAE


Congressman Sanford D. Bishop. Jr. (GA)


Margaret Reynolds – Author, “Reignite”


Jennifer Brown Lerner, Deputy Director Aspen Institute – Sports & Society Program


Keith Roberts – Author, “The Oak Journal” Level up your Life


Julie Fershtman, Foster Smith Attorneys


Charlene Couch, The Livestock Conservancy –


Panel Discussion on trends in Horse Sales – Keeneland (Shannon Arvin), Superior Sale (GT Werry), Appalachian Challenge (Tinia Creamer), CSU Sales (Craig Huffhines)


Health & Regulatory Committee; Dr. Nat White-NADPRP biosecurity project; USDA APHIS


Awards Luncheon: This year’s award winners to be announced, plus 2021 Hickey Award Dr. Peter Timoney; 2021 Rolapp Award – Senator Susan Collins (R-ME); 2020 Hickey Award Dr. G. Marvin Beeman; Van Ness Award Fred Sarver, and Rolapp Award Rep. Kurt Schrader (D-OR)



Racing Advisory Committee: Lisa Lazarus of Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority


Hotel Reservations

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Conference Registration & Tentative Agenda

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For the full conference schedule, please visit the the AHC website at www.horsecouncil.org.