The Canadian Limousin Association is excited to have Amanda Matthews-Haywood of Bragg Creek, Alta., serve as president. She represents a family history of board involvement and is the third generation of Highland Stock Farms to be elected as president of the CLA. The first was her grandfather, Donald C. Matthews, in 1981, followed by her dad, Robert C. Matthews, in 2004-05. The Matthews family were also founding members of the association 50 years ago.
The Canadian Junior Limousin Association annual general meeting was held on July 18, 2019, in conjunction with the Canadian Junior Limousin Association Impact Show in Saskatoon, Sask. Jocelyn Kennedy and Sienna Bohrson were elected to the board of directors, joining an all-female board for the first time for the 2019-20 year. The entire board includes: Samantha Kennedy (president), Omemee, Ont.; Cheyenne Porter (vice-president), Wainwright, Alta.; Madi Lewis (secretary), Meaford, Ont.; Jackie Wismer (treasurer), Killam, Alta.; Jocelyn Kennedy (press reporter), Omemee, Ont.; and directors-at-large Kaitlyn Davey of Westbourne, Man., and Sienna Bohrson of Hanley, Sask.