OHJA Officers, Representatives
& Members At Large

OHCandy Burton Monroe (?), Leslie Day, Barrie Freeman, Gladys Ferry, Brooke Deardorff; year unknown at the Portland Hunt ClubJA provides membership with primary contact for all points inquiries and general information about your membership. We want to be sure you receive a prompt response. Please use the contact page for all inquiries, so you are assured your question is directed to the appropriate Board or Committee member.

If you would like to be considered as a candidate for the OHJA Board of Directors, please complete the Board Candidate Form below. Candidates are nominated and voted on in the fourth quarter. Announcements for nominations and voting will be sent via mail to all members. Be sure to also LIKE our Facebook page for timely updates.  

General Meeting Information

The general meeting is held in early January.  

OHJA Membership Meeting Notes January 2017

Meeting Agenda 2017

  • Summer General Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer Report
  • Banquet Recap
  • USHJA/USEF rule changes
  • Rule change proposals READ THE RULE CHANGES – CLICK THIS LINK 
    1.  Nomenclature housekeeping
    2. Show approval committee name change
    3. “Local”/unrated show rules (multiple changes)
    4. Double points for local riders at Medal Finals show
    5. Year end award changes (to align with USEF/USHJA)
    6. Allow for splitting of divisions by age in local system year end awards (multiple)
    7. Add a Low Junior/Senior OHJA Medal (3’3”) plus cross-entry restrictions
    8. Clarify scoring for Mini Medal Finals phases
    9. Prohibit in-and-outs and combinations in .70m–.80m jumper classes at outreach shows
    10. Remove .85m–.95m Jumpers from Local System
  • Informational—not subject to vote – Division name changes (Green, performance, and Jr 3’3” hunter divisions)
  • New Business
  • Adjournment

2017 Board Members

President:  Beka Swan – Swan Training @ 503-349-0314

Vice President:  Kathy Hall – PNW Equine Law @ 971-404-5296  

Treasurer:  Joe Regan – Arbor Grove Equestrian @ 626-644-6771

Secretary:  Martha Brooks @541-944-1797

Jumper Representative:  Robin Rothe

Hunter Representative:  Dustin Goodwin @ 971-219-8586

Equitation Representative:  Leah Lively 

Members at Large:

  • #1: Sam Shahbazi 
  • #2: Trish Helmer @ 503-730-8416
  • #3: Elise Conlee
  • #4:  Akiko Hamada 

JEF Representatives:

  • #1: Izzy Lively 
  • #2: Serin Von Marenholtz

You can download a Board Candidate Form to complete and mail in, but we really appreciate you helping us be GREEN and efficient by using the online form below.

Board Candidate Form

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