Stephanie Lynn Hired as NSBA Director of Operations

The 2014 AQHA Professional Horsewoman of the Year will start November 1 at the National Snaffle Bit Association.

From the National Snaffle Bit Association

As the director of operations at NSBA, Stephanie Lynn will be involved in day-to-day operations, strategic planning and identifying opportunities for growth and development.

The National Snaffle Bit Association announced August 12 that Stephanie Lynn has joined the association’s staff as director of operations.

Lynn will work in the NSBA headquarters in Gurnee, Illinois, in partnership with NSBA Executive Director Dianne, Eppers, as well as with the NSBA board of directors and executive committee. She will be involved in day-to-day operations of the association, assist the association in its strategic planning and identify opportunities for growth and development for the association.

“We are extremely excited to have Stephanie join our team,” Eppers said. “Stephanie brings so much valuable experience to NSBA. She has longevity in our industry as an exhibitor and as a trainer, as well as years of experience as a judge and educator. She also has a passion for involvement in our organization, as you can see from her time serving on and chairing numerous committees in the industry.

“She understands the impact that can be achieved by working within our organization, and she also possesses the leadership skills to help make our association even better than it already is.”

“It is an exciting opportunity for me to bring my experience from the various breed associations to promote the show horse industry,” Lynn said. “I look forward to being part of an already successful organization at NSBA.”

Lynn is an AQHA Professional Horseman, and was voted the 2014 Professional's Choice AQHA Professional Horsewoman of the Year by her peers. She has served as a coach and trainer, and coached her first world champion client in 1988. She has coached, trained and shown world and All American Quarter Horse Congress champions across disciplines. In addition, Lynn has served on and chaired numerous association committees throughout the industry and is a renown judge. She is also the author of multiple books, including "The Good Rider Series."

Lynn will begin her duties with NSBA November 1, 2015.