Staff Directory




G. Kent Yelverton, P.E.

Accounting & Purchasing

Accounting and Temporary Employment Specialist Felecia Graham

Events, Marketing, Ticketing & Vendors

Competitive Exhibits Director

John Buettner

Competitions Assistant Carol Grant
Group Ticketing & Corporate Sales Coordinator Jan Hallisey
Competitions Assistant Cheryl Jenkins

Administrative Assistant & Commercial Space Administrator

Letrice Midgett

Public Information Officer
Marketing, Partnerships, Special Events & Media

Sarah Ray

Ticketing, Event Specialist Deby Russell
Ticketing, Event Specialist Annette Taylor
Advertising Agency of Record Walk West

Music Booking & Production

Deep South Entertainment

Hunt Horse Complex

Hunt Horse Complex Administrative Officer

Gretel Kloempken


Grounds Superintendent

Joe Crosby

Press Office


Andrea Ashby

Assistant Director

Heather Overton

Public Information Officer

Sarah Ray

Public Information Officer Brandon Herring
Public Information Officer Joey Pitchford
NCDA&CS Social Media Specialist Taylor Parrish

Website, Graphic Design & Printing

Design & Publications Coordinator

Melanie Edwards

Graphic Designer

Amanda Morris

Graphic Design Team

Gail Dragon, Chris Goodwin & Allison Phillips

Printing Supervisor

Thomas Woodard

Printing Team

David Poole, Sherri Arnao, Brandon O'Hara, James Parker, Danny Richardson & Michael Rose