Meet the directors


horse and cow


Joe Decker, Coach & Trainer

Joe, an avid roper, owns, operates & trains at his ranch, Clay Bottom Quarter Horses, in Belmont, NY (term ends 2020)

Vice President


 Lisa Sykes, Non-Pro 

Lisa and her husband, Peter, recently moved to Sarasota, Florida and summer in Canandaigua, NY.  (Term Ends 2021



Robin Waite,  Non-Pro

Robin is a Research and Quality Director at Perry's Ice Cream.  She and her husband, Scott, manages their private farm, Waite-A-While Farm, in Corfu, NY (term expires 2020)


lady petting horse

Lesa Didas, Green Rider

works for Alfred University

  Hornell, NY

​(term ends 2021)

Youth Director


Holly Shockro, Coach & Trainer

Holly & her husband, Dennis, own and operate Dry Brook Stables in Bernardston, MA.  (term ends 2020)



Brittany McKerlie , Non-Pro 

Brittany and her husband, Joe, live in Bath, NY.  Brittany is the Fiscal officer at STCRPDB in Corning, NY.  (term ends 2020)

Green Director

blue shirt on horse

Jacob Partridge, Non Pro

Jacob works at Anderson Equipment in Rochester, NY as Lead Mechanic.  He and his wife, Lauren, live at their farm in Arkport, NY.  

(term ends 2021)