Youth Leadership Summit

The equine Industry come together.


 Youth Leadership Summit

Fast Facts:

8 a.m. on July 10 at the Texas A&M, Equestrian Center in Bryan, Texas.

Attendees:  The United States Dressage Federation, Interscholastic Equestrian Association, National Reined Cow Horse Association, American Paint Horse Association, Pinto Horse Association of America, Inc., National High School Rodeo Association, National Snaffle Bit Association, Stock Horse of Texas, World Conformation Horse Association, United States Pony Club, World Conformation Horse Association, United States Equestrian Federation, American Hippotherapy Association, National Reining Horse Association, Arabian Horse Association, National Cutting Horse Association, American Morgan Horse Association, Certified Horseman’s Association

The youth leadership summit will include guest speakers, breakout sessions and much more. Each association is invited to not only participate in the summit on July 10, 2014 but also we would like for you to participate in a Round Table discussion on July 9th at 10 am to share your association with approximately 300 youth from around the nation at our Youth Excellence Seminar. We will also be giving each association a vendor table to display your association materials.


Any youth and chaperones who wish to attend the entire YES convention are welcome and need to register online at www.aqha.com/yes . If you only want to attend July 9-10 just email ralden@aqha.org with a headcount.

If you have any questions or would like your national officers to attend this event, contact Manager of AQHYA Robin Alden.

This year’s Youth Summit is being sponsored by the Burns Family Foundation.


Youth Leadership Summit

Thursday, July 10, 2014

8:00 am Hotel Breakfast

8:15 am Introductions

8:30 am Public Policy Presentation – Tiffany Dowell

9:30 am Community Service Presentation – TAMU Foundation Representative

10:30 am Animal Health and Disease Presentation – Dr. Eleanor Green

11:30 am Tour of the Texas A&M Veterinary Hospital and new Equestrian Center

12:15 pm Lunch

2:00 pm Breakout Sessions

4:00 pm Adjourn