Panel Discussions

AHP gathers a collection of professionals to participate in panel discussions on a variety of topics. This year, panels discuss event planning, sponsorships and gadgets, gizmos and apps to streamline or change your workflow.

Friday, May 13, 2022

What Does It Take to Develop and Host an Event?

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Behind every successful horse event is an organizational challenge. Learn how to create and plan major horse events with these top planners.

Moderated by WHITNEY ALLEN, Managing Director of Advertising & Sponsorship, USHJA


  • LEE CARTER, Executive Director of the Kentucky Horse Park
  • ROMESH SINCLAIR, former event planner of LA National Horse Show
  • ERIN HILTON, Marketing Project Manager, Visit Lex.

More Than Just a Name on the Banner

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

A guide to giving and getting brand and marketing value through sponsorships.

Moderated by WHITNEY ALLEN. Managing Director of Advertising & Sponsorship, USHJA


  • JILL INSKO, Sponsor Fulfillment and Relationship Manager, USHJA
  • KARLA DINARDO, Senior Director of Sponsorship and Development, Equestrian Events, Inc.

Saturday, May 14, 2022

45 Ideas: Gadgets, Gizmos and Apps Streamlining or Changing Your Workflow

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

One of the most popular sessions that AHP offers during its annual Equine Media Conference is the 45 Ideas in 45 Minutes. This session demonstrates the collaboration among members to share their knowledge and expertise with their peers.   It’s always a lot of fun and provides great feedback on a variety of topics.

Moderated by PAT TROWBRIDGE, English Group Publisher, Equine Network LLC


  • ABIGAIL BOATWRIGHT, Freelance Writer and Photographer
  • KATIE CLINEBELL, Tier Program Manager and Podcast Host, Equine Network LLC
  • KRISTEN JANICKI, Associate Digital Brand Manager, BUCKEYE Nutrition
  • JEREMY MCGOVERN, Executive Editor/Publisher, American Farriers Journal
  • ALLISON ARMSTRONG REHNBORG, Freelance Writer and Photographer

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