The UK Paint Horse Association Board

President - Helena Ryan

Helena has picked up the baton from Sue Painter to lead the UK PHA club into its next exciting chapter. Helena is just as passionate about the breed and has been flying the UK PHA flag at many shows and events over the recent years.
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Vice President - Lou Fryer

Lou is a founder member of UK PHA
and has been our Vice President since we formed the club. He is a horseman through and through and his passion is for stock horses. Through his Medicine Hat Stock Horses Stud, Lou, supports the club with various perpetual trophies and also sponsors the UK PHA Special Rosettes which are given to all those taking part at the Summer Champ Show and our Year-end Award winners
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Secretary - Martin Collins

Martin has been appointed our new Secretary taking over from Rob Painter. He is another passionate Paint enthusiast and brings new perspectives to the board
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Media Relations & Marketing - Dani O'Brien

Dani, joined the Board at the November 2017 AGM. 2017 was an amazing year for Dani & "Katch" and we know she will be a great new addition to the team.
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Breed & Genetics Officer - Sue Painter

Sue is our founding and past President. Sue is passionate about Paints and the genetics which underpins their conformation, colour and patterns. Sue owns and runs Parkheath Stud and has been breeding and importing paints since the the late 90’s. Through Parkheath Stud, Sue sponsors a number of our year-end awards
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Treasurer - Rob Painter

Rob, has been our Admin man. He put together the our successful APHA Charter Application, set up our Company, our original website and our Newsletter. He has stepped down from his secretarial duties but continues to maintain the books and the UK PHA website.
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Show and Events Officer - Tracey Eaton

Tracey has been a UK PHA member since 2007 and has contributed to getting novice riders into the show pen through her Brandon Academy shows. Tracey is a regular contributor to our members Journal and is also our Rep for the East. You will often see Tracey at the Horse Creek farm shows and others promoting the breed and the UK Paint Horse Club
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Regional Rep Co-Ordinator - Claire Hunsley

Claire has been a UK PHA member since 2003 and has held various Officer positions on the Board. Not only does she contribute at Board meetings she is also our Rep for the Midlands and a regular contributor to our members Journal. You will see Claire at many shows flying the flag for the Paint Horse breed and the UK Paint Horse Club
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PAC officer - Kayleigh Sowden

Kayleigh joined us in 2014 and was on our Journal cover when she and her mare Paintbox Ghost was crowned the UK PHA Supreme Halter Champion at our Summer Show in August 2015
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Youth Officer - Ivana Pallister

Ivana Joined us this year and competed at the Youth World Games for the UK. Ivana was voted onto the Board at the November 2016 AGM
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The Address of the Administration Office

Olde Walnut Tree Farm
Pristow Green Lane
NR16 1PU

Tel: - 01379 674551
Fax: - 07092000128

UK Paint Horse Association, Limited by Guarantee. Registered in Scotland. No. SC223053.
Registered address: C/O Deans, 1 Melgund Place, Hawick, TD9 9HY

Honorary Patron, Mr Bob Mayhew