About the ADCA

PO BOX 209, STEPHENVILLE, TX 76401 / 1-844-588-2322

The purpose of the American Dexter Cattle Association is to encourage the breeding of high-quality Dexter cattle and to maintain an online herd book of ADCA breeders and registered animals. The association is voluntarily led by ten elected board of directors and seven officers. The association work is accomplished by official staff, committees and task forces.

ADCA Regions

and their Regional Directors


Have a Dexter Question? 
Like to know more about the Dexter breed in your state or area?
The ADCA has elected regional directors in every state who can help answer all of your questions. 


ADCA

Region 1



Missouri, Arkansas, Illinois
(Term ends December 31, 2024)

Skip Tinney
618-521-0500
region1@dextercattle.org

Email Me

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Region 2



Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, British Columbia, Alberta
(Term ends December 31, 2024)

Stefani Millman
Phone: 253-639-2727
Email: region2@dextercattle.org  

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Region 4



Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
(Term ends December 31, 2024)

David Cluff
435-680-2360
region4@dextercattle.org
Email Me

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Region 6



Kansas, Oklahoma, Nebraska
(Term ends December 31, 2025)

Kimberly Jepsen
918-944-8816
region6@dextercattle.org

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Region 7



Texas, Louisiana
(Term ends December 31, 2025)

Mark Ballard
830-491-8730
region7@dextercattle.org
Email Me

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Region 8



Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Puerto Rico
(Term ends December 31, 2025)

Mark Chaney
423-519-9611
region8@dextercattle.org

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Region 9



Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Kentucky
(Term ends December 31, 2026)

Kim Newswanger
606-843-2542
region9@dextercattle.org

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Region 10



Michigan, Ohio, Indiana
(Term ends December 31, 2026)

Santiago Lizarraga
330-465-7888
region10@dextercattle.org 

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Region 11



New York, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts
(Term ends December 31, 2024)
region11@dextercattle.org

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Region 12



Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin
(Interim Director thru December 31, 2024)

Rick Seydel
712-210-1119
region12@dextercattle.org
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ADCA

Youth Liaison



All youth in the nation
(Term ends December 31, 2024)
Jim Woehl
youthdirector@dextercattle.org

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ADCA

Officers


ADCA

President



Laaci Louderback
360-967-2229
president@dextercattle.org

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Vice President



IMMEDIATE

Past President



Jim Woehl
605-745-4755
IPP@dextercattle.org

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ADCA

Secretary



Carole Nirosky
216-403-7298
secretary@dextercattle.org

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ADCA

REGISTRAR



Jill Delaney
adcaregistrar@gmail.com

Email Me


ADCA

Treasurer



Mark Chaney-Interim
treasurer@dextercattle.org

Currently out of the office with limited access to the internet.

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ADCA

WEB DEVELOPER



Ray E. Delaney
delaney.ray@hotmail.com

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ADCA

Committees


Pedigree & Genetics
Committee



Kim Newswanger     Chair
John Wallace
Kelvin Tomlinson
Zippy Stahl
Dan Edgington
Catherine Hall
Colby Hammonds


Website & Technology
Committee



Mark Chaney          Chair
Mike Partin             Co-Chair
Ray Delaney
Jill Delaney
Carole Nirosky
Stephen Vernet


Registration Data & Software
Workgroup



Laaci Louderback     Chair
Kimberly Jepsen       Co-Chair
Patti Adams
Susan Smythe
Jill Delaney
Jeff Chambers
Carole Nirosky


Talisman Award
Committee



Laaci Louderback      Chair
(2023) Jeff & Melinda Chambers
(2022) Barb & Chuck Netti
(2021) Pat & Linda Mitchell
(2020) Norman & Mary Hoover
(2019) Vicki Jones
(2018) Jim & Peggy Woehl
Belle Hays Honorary


Odom Award
Committee



Jill Gurley                  Chair
Kathy Chaney          Co-Chair
Don Giles
Brody Johnson
Nancy Bowers
Quinlyn Dykstra


Show
Committee



Santiago Lizarraga        Chair
Clem Nirosky                  Co-Chair
Rick Seydel
Dave Cluff
Kathy Chaney
Becky Swisher
Kenny Endl
Britany Heaton
Quinlyn Dykstra


Education
Committee



Mark Ballard            Chair
TBA                             Co-Chair
Sandy Baker
Janice McKim
Dan Edgington
Mark Chaney


Expo
Committee



Kimberly Jepsen     Chair
Dave Cluff                  Co-Chair
Jim Woehl
Becky Eterno          Hospitality
                                   Check-in-table
                                   Facilities & Volunteers
Carole Nirosky        Website Expo Store
                                   Barn Supervisor                                               Animal Check-in
                                   Education
Santiago Lizarraga Ribbons & Awards
                                    Show
Kimberly Jepsen   Marketing/Advertising
Danny Collins        Photography
Erin Chambers      Youth
Laaci Louderback Photo Contest
Carole Nirosky       Social Media


By-Laws & Standard Operating Procedures
Committee



Jim Woehl                      Chair
Laaci Louderback         Co-Chair
Pat Mitchell


Nominations & Elections
Committee



Jill Gurley                  Chair
Carole Nirosky         Co-Chair


Social Media

Committee



Kimberly Jepsen            Chair
Carole Nirosky                 Co-Chair



Finance

Committee



Dave Cluff               Chair
Kimberly Jepsen    Co-Chair
Mark Ballard
John Wallace


Marketing & Advertising

Committee


Kimberly Jepsen          Chair
Carole Nirosky               Co-Chair


Ethics
Committee


Dave Cluff               Chair
Ad hoc

"The Ethics Committee will be composed of seven (7) individual members in good standing of the American Dexter Cattle Association. At least four (4) of the committee members should be members of the Board of Directors. The ethics committee will handle all complaints in a courteous, confidential, and expeditious manner."