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AMHA Begins Search for New CEO

SHELBURNE, VT—The American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA), headquartered in Shelburne, VT, has begun its search for a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The right candidate will be responsible for working with the Board of Directors, owners, breeders, and trainers of Morgan horses as well as with the AMHA staff members.

The CEO will oversee the daily operation of the Association. AMHA has over 10,000 members, 17 employees and a multimillion dollar budget. Candidates should exhibit strong finance, leadership and communication skills essential to the role of CEO, and hold the ability to develop strong interpersonal, service-oriented relationships with members and other equine entities. Previous experience in association management preferred. Horse knowledge or experience in the equine market would also be beneficial.


The AMHA has hired an executive recruiting firm to conduct a nationwide search for this position. If your experience matches the requirements for this opening, please email your resume and salary requirements to Jim Harlan at Resumes can be sent via postal mail to Jim Harlan, MJM Global Search, 2195 HWY 83, Suite 17, Franktown, CO 80116.


The American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA) exists to preserve, promote, and perpetuate the Morgan horse. The Association is comprised of five departments that strive to accomplish this mission: Administration, Marketing, Membership, Publications, and Registry.


Founded in 1909, the American Morgan Horse Association is a non-profit organization serving more than 50,000 Morgan horse owners, breeders, exhibitors, and enthusiasts throughout the United States. AMHA serves as a parent organization to more than 90 recognized Morgan horse clubs and national service organizations.

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