Christy Landwehr Says Goodbye to CHA and Welcomes Interim CEO Jacqueline Tiley

The Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) says goodbye to long time CEO Christy Landwehr and wishes her well in her new role with the National Reining Horse Association as their Senior Director of Corporate Relations. Christy leaves a 20-year legacy of growth in membership, programming, and fiscal responsibility. The CHA Board, staff, and membership will miss her and wish her the very best as she joins NRHA.

The CHA Board of Directors welcomed Jacqueline Tiley into the role of interim CEO to provide continuity of services and leadership to the organization while they review their long-term plans to move with a CEO search. Jacqueline comes to CHA with extensive background in membership association leadership, conference and event management, fundraising, fiscal management, grant writing and management, program development and evaluation, marketing and external relationships. She was also once a CHA Certified Camp Instructor at a Girl Scout Camp in Sophia, NC and knows firsthand the value of CHA certification.

Jacqueline’s heart has always been tied to promoting safe, professional, and effective interactions with horses. She could not be happier to provide leadership and support to the organization that started her career in the equine industry. Click here to see Jacqueline’s full bio.

CHA Equine Professionals Change Lives Through Safe Experiences with Horses. The purpose of CHA is to promote excellence in safety and education for the benefit of the horse industry. CHA certifies riding instructors and barn managers, accredits equestrian facilities, publishes educational manuals, has an educational horsemanship streaming video channel, and hosts regional and international conferences. For more information on the largest certifying body of riding instructors and barn managers in North America, Certified Horsemanship Association, please visit or call 859-259-3399.  To find a certified equine professional or accredited equine facility near you, visit 

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