Board Members & Committees


The leadership of DSANA includes up to twelve elected Board members, each serving four-year terms.  The Board of Directors is elected at the annual general meeting, which is held during DSANA's annual Dairy Sheep Symposium. 

 

Board of Directors

Bee Tolman, President. Meadowood Farms, Cazenovia, NY

Jim Ashmore, Treasurer. KJ’n Ranch & Sheep Mountain Creamery, Helena, MT

Sarah Hoffmann, Secretary. Green Dirt Farm, Weston, MO

Carrie Abels Wasser. Willow Pond Sheep Farm, Gardiner, NY

Tom Clark. Old Chatham Sheepherding Farm, Old Chatham, NY

Terry Felda.  Tin Willow Farm, Ione, OR

Tom Pyne.  Twenty Paces Creamery, Charlottesville, VA

Debbie Webster. Whispering Pines Farm, Mauldin, SC

Kyle White.  Milkhouse Farm & Dairy, Smith Falls, ON


Committees


We are a Board made up of your friends and fellow dairy-sheep farmers. We would LOVE to have any DSANA member join one of our committees!  Contact any chair or committee member and join our projects!


2019 Symposium Committee

Sarah Hoffman, co-Chair.  Green Dirt Farm, Weston, MO

Bee Tolman, co-chair. Meadowood Farms, Cazenovia, NY

Kendall Russell, 2019 Host. Lark's Meadow Farms, Rexburg, ID

Terry Felda. Tin Willow Farm, Lexington, OR

Debbie Webster. Whispering Pines Farm, Mauldin, SC

MaryRose Livingston. Northland Sheep Dairy, Marathon, NY

Nancy Clark. Old Chatham Sheepherding Farm, Old Chatham, NY

Contact:  sarah@greendirtfarm.com

Sponsors please contact:  sarah@greendirtfarm.com


Genetic Improvement Committee

Tom Clark, Chair.  Old Chatham Sheepherding Company, Old Chatham, NY

Laurel Keiffer, Genetic Improvement Project Manager.  Dream Valley Farm, Strum, WI.

Contact:  Laurel Keiffer: kcf.laurel@tcc.coop


Website Committee

Kyle White, Chair. Milkhouse Farm & Dairy, Smith Falls, ON

Bee Tolman. Meadowood Farms, Cazenovia, NY

Carrie Abels. Willow Pond Sheep Farm, Gardiner, NY

Jim Ashmore, KJ’n Ranch & Sheep Mountain Creamery, Helena, MT

Sarah Hoffman.  Green Dirt Farm, Weston, MO

Contact:  Kyle White: kyle@milkhouse.ca


Flock Health

Tom Pyne.  Twenty Paces Creamery, Charlottesville, VA

Cait White. Milkhouse Farm & Dairy, Smith Falls, ON

Bee Tolman. Meadowood Farms, Cazenovia, NY

Persephone Allen. Forever Young Sheep Dairy, Watertown, WI

Jessica Gigot. Harmony Fields Farm, Bow, WA

Kendall Russell. Lark's Meadow Farms, Rexburg, ID

Contact: Tom Pyne, chair: tgpyne@gmail.com


Community-building

Carrie Abels. Willow Pond Sheep Farm, Gardiner, NY

Debbie Webster. Whispering Pines Farm, Mauldin, SC

Jan Farmer (for Arkansas area). Willowbrook Farms, Searcy, AR

Jessica Gigot. Harmony Fields Farm, Bow, WA

Terri Mackenzie (specifically ONT, PQ.) Smith Falls Vet Services, Smith Fall, ON

Julie Magrand (specifically ONT, PQ.). Fou du Berger, PQ.

Marie-Chantal Houde (specifically ONT, PQ.)   Fromagerie Novelle France, Racine, PQ

Contact: Carrie Abels: ca@carolineabels.net


Strategic Planning & Funds Development

Jim Ashmore, Chair. KJ’n Ranch & Sheep Mountain Creamery, Helena, MT

Sarah Hoffman. Green Dirt Farm, Weston, MO

Laurel Keiffer, Genetic Improvement Project Manager.  Dream Valley Farm, Strum, WI.

Bee Tolman. Meadowood Farms, Cazenovia, NY

Debbie Webster. Whispering Pines Farm, Mauldin, SC