Leadership

The Foundation for the Horse is led by a team of experienced equine veterinarians, horse owners, trainers, managers and industry professionals.

The Foundation is governed by committed volunteers with deep knowledge of the medical, conditional, and environmental needs unique to the equine species.

– Executive Staff

Executive Director
David L. Foley, CAE

Director of Industry Relations
Keith D. Kleine, MS

Director of Finance
Lori K. Rawls

– Board of Directors

President
David D. Frisbie, DVM, Ph.D., DACVS, DACVSMR

President-Elect
Scott A. Hay, DVM

Vice President
Emma K. Read, DVM, MVSc, DACVS

Immediate Past President
Jeffrey T. Berk, VMD, MRCVS

Treasurer
Lisa Metcalf, DVM, MS, DACT

Luke Bass, DVM, MS, DABVP

Duane E. Chappell, DVM

Amanda M. House, DVM, DACVIM

Foster Northrop, DVM

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM

Deborah L. Spike-Pierce, DVM, MBA

Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM

– Foundation Advisory Council

Richard D. Mitchell, DVM, MRCVS, DACVSMR
Chairman

Anthony Blikslager, DVM, PhD, DACVS
Vice Chairman

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
Board Liaison

Scott W. Anderson, DVM
Michelle M. Henry Barton, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Jeff A. Blea, DVM
Brian S. Carroll, DVM
Michelle C. Coleman, DVM, Ph.D.
Bonnie J. Comerford, DVM
Bridget Heilsberg, DVM
Elizabeth B. Juliano
Rebecca McConnico, DVM
Ron McDaniel
Montgomery D. McInturff, DVM
Lisa S. Metcalf, DVM, MS, DACT
William A. Moyer, DVM
David O’Connor
Amy Poulin-Braim, VMD, DACVS-LA
Debra C. Sellon, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Melanie Smith Taylor
Kathleen Waldorf, MD
Nathaniel A. White, II, DVM, MS, DACVS
Susan L. White, DVM, DACVIM
Brooke Woodruff
James Zeliff, DVM

The Foundation for the Horse is led by a team of experienced equine veterinarians, horse owners, trainers, managers and industry professionals.

The Foundation is governed by committed volunteers with deep knowledge of the medical, conditional, and environmental needs unique to the equine species.

– Executive Staff

Executive Director
David L. Foley, CAE

Director of Industry Relations
Keith D. Kleine, MS

Director of Finance
Lori K. Rawls

– Board of Directors

President
David D. Frisbie, DVM, Ph.D., DACVS, DACVSMR

President-Elect
Scott A. Hay, DVM

Vice President
Emma K. Read, DVM, MVSc, DACVS

Immediate Past President
Jeffrey T. Berk, VMD, MRCVS

Treasurer
Lisa Metcalf, DVM, MS, DACT

Luke Bass, DVM, MS, DABVP

Duane E. Chappell, DVM

Amanda M. House, DVM, DACVIM

Foster Northrop, DVM

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM

Deborah L. Spike-Pierce, DVM, MBA

Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM

– Foundation Advisory Council

Richard D. Mitchell, DVM, MRCVS, DACVSMR
Chairman

Anthony Blikslager, DVM, PhD, DACVS
Vice Chairman

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
Board Liaison

Scott W. Anderson, DVM
Michelle M. Henry Barton, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Jeff A. Blea, DVM
Brian S. Carroll, DVM
Michelle C. Coleman, DVM, Ph.D.
Bonnie J. Comerford, DVM
Bridget Heilsberg, DVM
Elizabeth B. Juliano
Rebecca McConnico, DVM
Ron McDaniel
Montgomery D. McInturff, DVM
Lisa S. Metcalf, DVM, MS, DACT
William A. Moyer, DVM
David O’Connor
Amy Poulin-Braim, VMD, DACVS-LA
Debra C. Sellon, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Melanie Smith Taylor
Kathleen Waldorf, MD
Nathaniel A. White, II, DVM, MS, DACVS
Susan L. White, DVM, DACVIM
Brooke Woodruff
James Zeliff, DVM