Tentative Agenda: 2022 Youth Excellence Seminar

July 12 - 14, 2022 | Amarillo, Texas

*All times listed below are Central Time Zone. 

For a printable PDF of the schedule, click here

Tuesday, July 12, 2022
  Complimentary Breakfast 
9:00 a.m. Officer and Director Candidate Meeting
10:00 a.m. Registration Opens 
10:00 a.m. Officer and Director Candidate Interviews 
Noon - 5:00 p.m. TBA
5:00 p.m.  Registration Closes
5:00 p.m.  Chaperone Meeting 
6:30 p.m. Kick-Off Reception and Dinner Hosted by 2021-22 AQHYA Officers and Directors 


Wednesday, July 13, 2022
  Complimentary Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Officer and Director Campaigning 
9:00 a.m. Retiring Addresses and Group Activity 
9:45 a.m. TBA
10:15 a.m.  #BuildForTheFuture Leadership Activities 
11:00 a.m. Keynote Address: TBA
12:00 p.m.  Lunch
1:00 p.m. Director Elections and Regional Meetings 
2:45 p.m. AQHA Tours 
7:00-10:00 p.m. 

Dinner and Dance Join us for a 1980's themed dance!

Thursday, July 14, 2022
  Complimentary Breakfast 
8:00 a.m. Community Service Project 
9:45 a.m. Officer Campaigning and Retiring Addresses 
10:30 a.m. Keynote Address: Courtenay DeHoff Cowgirl turned television personality, keynote speaker, and podcast host; founder of Fancy Lady Cowgirl
11:15 a.m. Officer Nominations, Speeches and Elections 
12:00 p.m.  Lunch
1:00 p.m.  Leadership Breakout Sessions Interactive leadership workshops designed for youth and adult leaders
7:00-9:00 p.m.  Awards Dinner
Friday, July 15, 2022
8:00 a.m. - TBD 2022-23 AQHYA Board Training See Guide to Campaigning - page 33 for details

All times and activities are tentative and may be subject to change due to a variety of reasons including current health protocols and procedures related to the coronavirus pandemic at the local, region or national level.