Leadership

The Foundation for the Horse is governed and stewarded by equine veterinarians, horse owners and trainers.

The Foundation’s executive team is comprised of seasoned professionals from across the equine industry and nonprofit sector. 

– Executive Staff

Executive Director
David L. Foley, CAE

Director of Industry Relations
Keith D. Kleine, MS

Director of Finance
Lori K. Rawls

Senior Development Officer
Paul D. Ransdell, Ed.D.

– Board of Directors

President
Scott A. Hay, DVM

President-Elect
Emma K. Read, DMV, MVSc, DAVS

Vice President
Rob Franklin, DVM, DACVIM

Immediate Past President
David D. Frisbie, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR

Treasurer
Amy L. Grice, VMD, MBA

Emma Adam, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM, DACVS
Luke Bass, DVM, MS, DABVP
Erin Denney-Jones, DVM
Amanda M. House, DVM, DACVIM
Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM
Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
James Zeliff, DVM, MBA

– Foundation Advisory Council

Richard D. Mitchell, DVM, MRCVS, DACVSMR
Chairman

Anthony Blikslager, DVM, Ph.D., DACVS
Vice Chairman

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
Board Liaison

Michelle M. Henry Barton, DVM, Ph.D. DACVIM
Drew Buechley
Brian S. Carroll, DVM
Michelle C. Coleman, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM-LA
Bonnie J. Comerford, DVM
Bridget Heilsberg, DVM
Elizabeth B. Juliano
Albert J. Kane, DVM, MPVM, Ph.D.
Eric P. Krawitt
Rebecca McConnico, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Ron McDaniel
Montgomery D. McInturff, DVM
William A. Moyer, DVM
Amy Poulin-Braim, VMD, DACVS-LA
Stephen M. Reed, DVM, DACVIM
Melanie Smith Taylor
Kathleen Waldorf, MD
Nathaniel A. White, II, DVM, MS, DACVS
Julia H. Wilson, DVM, DACVIM
Brooke Woodruff
James Zeliff, DVM, MBA

The Foundation for the Horse is governed and stewarded by equine veterinarians, horse owners and trainers.

The Foundation’s executive team is comprised of seasoned professionals from across the equine industry and nonprofit sector.

– Executive Staff

Executive Director
David L. Foley, CAE

Director of Industry Relations
Keith D. Kleine, MS

Director of Finance
Lori K. Rawls

Senior Development Officer
Paul D. Ransdell, Ed.D.

– Board of Directors

President
Scott A. Hay, DVM

President-Elect
Emma K. Read, DMV, MVSc, DAVS

Vice President
Rob Franklin, DVM, DACVIM

Immediate Past President
David D. Frisbie, DVM, DACVS, DACVSMR

Treasurer
Amy L. Grice, VMD, MBA

Emma Adam, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM, DACVS
Luke Bass, DVM, MS, DABVP
Erin Denney-Jones, DVM
Amanda M. House, DVM, DACVIM
Sarah Reuss, VMD, DACVIM
Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
James Zeliff, DVM, MBA

– Foundation Advisory Council

Richard D. Mitchell, DVM, MRCVS, DACVSMR
Chairman

Anthony Blikslager, DVM, Ph.D., DACVS
Vice Chairman

Mitchell K. Rode, DVM
Board Liaison

Michelle M. Henry Barton, DVM, Ph.D. DACVIM
Drew Buechley
Brian S. Carroll, DVM
Michelle C. Coleman, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM-LA
Bonnie J. Comerford, DVM
Bridget Heilsberg, DVM
Elizabeth B. Juliano
Albert J. Kane, DVM, MPVM, Ph.D.
Eric P. Krawitt
Rebecca McConnico, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM
Ron McDaniel
Montgomery D. McInturff, DVM
William A. Moyer, DVM
Amy Poulin-Braim, VMD, DACVS-LA
Stephen M. Reed, DVM, DACVIM
Melanie Smith Taylor
Kathleen Waldorf, MD
Nathaniel A. White, II, DVM, MS, DACVS
Julia H. Wilson, DVM, DACVIM
Brooke Woodruff
James Zeliff, DVM, MBA