WHC Board of Directors

Director, Distance Riding Association of Wisconsin: Katie Bachhuber

Katie Bachhuber


Director, Legacy: Troy Brick-Margelofsky


Director, Equestrian Friends of Governor Knowles State Forest: Patti Lehmann

 

Director, District 5: Susie Weiss


Director, Kin Krest Saddle Club: Nancy Edwards

Nancy Edwards


Director, Horsey Habit Saddlery & Tack, Inc.: Michelle Endries


Director, Rock County Multi Use Trail Group: Jill Feller


Director, Wisconsin Pinto Horse Association: Tina Langness

Tina Langness is a World Champion Exhibitor, Trainer, Coach, and Judge. She has been involved in the horse business for over 40 years.

Tina’s accomplishments include over 145 PtHA, ApHC, NSBA, ABRA and APHA World and Reserve World Champions, as well as Honor Roll, Futurity, & Stakes Champions.

She has been coined a “Top Trainer” and specializes in coaching all-around youth and amateur competitors.

Tina is a certified and carded Judge, an AQHA, APHA, PtHA, and PHBA Professional Horseman as well as an APHA Certified Clinician and Pro Horseman Ambassador.  She has presented clinics in the United States and internationally.
Tina holds judging cards in NSBA, PtHA, PHBA, IBHA, ASHA, POAC, NASMDA, IHSA, MN & WI 4-H, WSCA, WHC, and State of Wisconsin County Ag and District Fairs.

She is the 2016 Pinto Horse Association Horsewoman of the Year and Hall of Fame Inductee.

Tina is the Vice Chair of the PtHA Show and Contest Committee, and is the President of the Wisconsin Pinto Horse Association.  She is a WSCA Judge’s Code of Ethics and Animal Welfare Committee member.

She is affiliated with many equine associations including PtHA, APHA, AQHA, USEF, WDAA, ApHC, PHBA, NSBA, IHSA, POAC, IBHA, AMHA, WSCA, AHSA, IPHC, MPHA, ARHA, ABRA, NRCHA, WHC, Minnesota & Wisconsin    4-H and FFA.

Tina is active in her community and the equine industry committing her time as a clinician and judge all over the country.  She volunteers her time to many State 4-H & FFA organizations providing educational clinics and lessons.

She has been a Registered Nurse since 1997. She involves herself with community nursing and provides service to events needing on-site licensed professional observation, emergency care and education. She attributes her keen ability in animal care to her nursing education and background.

Tina is a state and national contributor to numerous professional educational equine articles.
She has been featured and published in many publications including, the American Paint Horse Journal, APHA Chrome, Equine Chronicle, InStride Edition, Equestrian Style Magazine, Paint Horse Connection, Country Today, Horse Power, Hunt Seat Horses.Com, New Richmond News, The Judge’s Choice, Midwest Stallion Directory, Cornerstone Blog, and HorseShowJudges.com.  
She has also been featured on the Discovery Channel’s “Animal Planet”, discussing the benefits of eye tattooing to decrease the prevalence of optic squamous cell carcinoma in equines.

She was born in Ames, Iowa and now resides in New Richmond, Wisconsin.  She has been blessed with 27 years of marriage to her husband Dave.  Dave has worked in the construction industry for over 30 years and continues to do so.  Together the two own and manage a 40-acre full spectrum training facility only 40 minutes from the Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN area.

Tina’s hobbies include jewelry making, enjoying nature, spending time with friends and family, and boasting the many talents of her miniature dachshunds. 
She invites visitors to stay and take in the breathtaking scenery of the vast rolling hills, lakes, and rivers, as well as the wildlife and recreation Wisconsin offers.


Director, District 4: Floyd Finney

Floyd Finney


Director, District 3: Rae Geb

Rae Geb


Director, Black Hawk Hill Horse Park, Inc.: McKenzie Glenetske


Director, Dan Grunewald Training & Clinics, LLC: Dan Grunewald


Director, Midwest Draft Horse Enthusiasts: Wayne Osterhaus

 


Director, Wisconsin Arabian Horse Association: Melanie Erce

 


Director, Wisconsin Morgan Horse Club, Inc.: James Harris


Director, Wisconsin Pony of the Americas Club: Lori Helmer

Lori Helmer


Director, Taylor Marie Performance Horses: Cindi Hoffmann

 


Director, District 5: Pat Jenkins


Director, Wisconsin Walking Horse Association: Kricket Jewett


Director, Legacy: Karen Kroll

Karen Kroll


Director, District 4: Mike Kroll

Mike Kroll


Director, Wisconsin Draft Horse Breeders Association: Cal Larson

Cal Larson


Director, Wisconsin High School Rodeo Association: Lila Lemanski


Director, Pat's Chaps: Pat Miller

Pat Miller


Director, Wisconsin Quarter Horse Association: Ron Miller

Ron Miller


Director, Wisconsin Large Animal Emergency Response: Anne Murphy


Director, Legacy: Joe Parr


Director, Legacy: Jan Pieper

Jan Pieper


Director, Wisconsin 4-H Horse Association: Autumn Quinn-Reilly


Director, Dodge County Horsemen's Association: Diane Sackett


Director, Legacy: Lee Sackett

Lee Sackett


Director, Midwest TrailGaiters: Gail Seasor

Gail Seasor


Director, Wisconsin Dressage & Combined Training Association: Cari Schmidt


Director, Lo Bar Ranch, LLC: Dana Sechler


Director, District 3: Bonnie Shepherd


Director, Legacy: Eloise Simons

D. Eloise Simons


Director, Dairyland Driving Club: James Slovik


Director, Steers Tack: Scott Steers


Director, Upper Midwest Endurance & Competitive Rides Association: Carol Wagner


Director, Wisconsin Interscholastic Horsemanship Association: Cara Schueller


Director, Jefferson County Draft Horse Association: Jason Yohn


Director, District 1: Renee Hendrickson

 


Director, District 1: Dennis Baljo


Director, Wisconsin Ranch Horse Association: Ellen Hebron


Director, District 2: Richelle Beene



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