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Board of Directors

Becky Brashear CHAIR
Becky Brashear, CFE
Maryland State Fair, PO Box 188
Timonium, MD 21094-0188
Phone: 410-252-0200

Rick Vymlatil FIRST VICE CHAIR
Rick Vymlatil, CFE
South Florida Fair & Palm Beach County Expositions Inc
PO Box 210367
West Palm Beach, FL 33421-0367
Phone: (561) 793-0333, Fax: (561) 790-5210

Jessica Underberg SECOND VICE CHAIR
Jessica Underberg, CFE
Erie County Fair, 5600 McKinley Pkwy
Hamburg, NY 14075-3933
Phone: 716-649-3900

Gene Cassidy TREASURER
Gene Cassidy, CFE
Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Ave.
West Springfield, MA 01089-3578
Phone: (412) 737-2443

Marla Calico PRESIDENT/CEO
Marla Calico, CFE
IAFE Office, 3043 East Cairo St
Springfield, MO 65802
Phone: 800-516-0313
or 417-862-5771

Lisa Hinton STATE & PROVINCIAL ASSOCIATIONS REPRESENTATIVE
Lisa Hinton, CFE
Florida Federation of Fairs, 12802 Balm Boyette Rd.
Riverview, FL 33579-9109
Phone: (813) 763-0161

Korek CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF FAIRS & EXHIBITIONS
Scooter Korek
North American Midway Entertainment, PO Box 429, Farmland, IN 47340-0429
Phone: (765) 433-3038

Christou REPRESENTATIVE FROM OUTSIDE THE US & CANADA
Brendan Christou
Royal Agricultural & Industrial Association of Queensland (Ekka), Locked Box 1010, Albion, QLD 4010
Phone: +6-173-253-3900

Kent Hojem PAST CHAIR
Kent Hojem, CFE
Washington State Fair, 110 9th Ave SW
Puyallup, WA 98371-6811
Phone: 253-845-1771, Fax: 253-841-5390

John Sykes PAST CHAIR
John Sykes, CFE
East Texas State Fair, 2112 W Front St.,
Tyler, TX 75702-6828
Phone: (903) 597-2501, Fax: (903) 597-0692

 

Andy Schoendienst DIRECTOR AT LARGE FROM ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
Andy Schoendienst
Luehrs Ideal Rides Inc, 26 Carlyle Plaza #138
Belleville, IL 62221
Phone: (618) 407-3045

Gregg Woody DIRECTOR AT LARGE FROM ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
Gregg Woody
Woody's Menagerie, PO Box 69
Mulberry Grove, IL 62262-0068
Phone: (618) 406-3342

Mark St Jacques ZONE 1 DIRECTOR
Mark St. Jacques, CFE
Washington County Fair, 392 Old Schuylerville Rd
Greenwich, NY 12834-4615
Phone: (518) 692-2464

Zone 1 includes Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Nancy Smith ZONE 2 DIRECTOR
Nancy Smith, CFE
South Carolina State Fair
PO Box 393
Columbia, SC 29202-0393
Phone: (803) 518-6703

Zone 2 includes Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Zis Parras ZONE 3 DIRECTOR
Zis Parras
Canadian National Exhibition, 20 Princes Blvd
Toronto, ON M6K 3C3
Phone: (416) 263-3800

Zone 3 includes Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and that portion of Ontario less than 85° longitude West of Greenwich.

Kathleen O'Leary ZONE 4 DIRECTOR
Kathleen O'Leary, CFE
Wisconsin State Fair
640 S. 84th St.
West Allis, WI 53214-1438
Phone: (414) 303-4962

Zone 4 includes Manitoba, Minnesota, North Dakota, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and the portion of Ontario more than 85° longitude West of Greenwich.

Jill Hardesty ZONE 5 DIRECTOR
Jill Hardesty
Fisher Community Fair, 506 E Market St
Farmer City, IL 61842-1541
Phone: 309-928-9085

Zone 5 includes Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska.

Cliff Barton ZONE 6 DIRECTOR
Cliff Barton
Greater Baton Rouge State Fair
PO Box 15010
Baton Rouge, LA 70895-5010
Phone: (225) 229-1964

Zone 6 includes Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas.

Brianne Brower ZONE 7 DIRECTOR
Brianne Brower
Sublette County Fair, PO Box 1072
Big Piney, WY 83113-1072
Phone: (307) 276-5373

Zone 7 includes Idaho, Montana, Alberta, Colorado, Hawaii, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.

Rick Pickering ZONE 8 DIRECTOR
Rick Pickering, CFE
California State Fair, PO Box 15649
Sacramento, CA 95852-0649
Phone: 916-263-3247

Zone 8 includes Alaska, California, Arizona, Nevada, British Columbia, Oregon, and Washington.