The Ohio HBPA board of directors will hold a special election on Thursday, November 10, 2016 to elect two trainers or owner/trainers to fill currently unfilled board seats in the trainer or owner/trainer category. Per the Ohio HBPA code of regulations the current board members will vote on eligible nominated candidates on that date with the top two vote getters to be seated on the board.
Any trainer or owner/trainer who wishes to serve on the Ohio HBPA board of directors can contact any current Ohio HBPA board member before September 30th, 2016 and ask to be nominated. A trainer or owner/trainer can also be nominated by completing a petition with the signatures of a minimum of 25 current Ohio HBPA members. The petitions must be returned to the Ohio HBPA’s main office located at 3684 Park Street, Grove City, Ohio 43123 no later than the close of business on Friday, September 30th, 2016. Petitions are available in the field offices at Thistledown and Belterra Park.