About Us

KHJA was founded in 1981 as the Northeast Kansas Hunter Association (NKHA). Upon the merger of KHJA and GPHA, the name changed to Kansas Hunter Jumper Associations on January 8th, 2022


The objectives of this association are:
a) To further the education of the membership in all aspects pertaining to hunter and jumper competitions
b) To establish and promote a uniform body of rules governing the conduct of horse shows sponsored or sanctioned by the association

c) To ensure the fair enforcement of such rules for the common benefit of all participant

d) To further the art of riding and to promote and encourage positive equestrian sportsmanship

KHJA BOARD MEMBERS

President

Ann White

10705 Camp Creek Rd.

Belvue, KS 66407

785-456-4442

vvecwhite@yahoo.com

Vice President

Ashley Behlen

6030 West 333rd St

Lebo, KS 66856

a.t.behlen@gmail.com

Treasurer

Justin Kelleher

409 NW Highcliffe Dr.

Lee’s Summit, MO 64081

justin@kelleherfarm.com

Membership/Points Secretary

Debbie Beam

3135 SW Shadow Ln

Topeka, KS 66604

debend1269@gmail.com

Publicity Secretary

Laurie Beard

11290 Carnahan Rd.

Olsburg, KS 66520

lbeard@vet.k-state.edu

Recording Secretary

Melissa Morgan

23705 S. Street Route 7

Harrisonville, MO 64701

ponyworldfun@gmail.com

Member at Large

Dehlia Sutton

910 Road 280

Americus, KS 66835

Dcsutton81@gmail.com

Member at Large

Kathy Childs

4440 SW 53rd St.

Topeka, KS 66610

cpostfarm@gmail.com

Member at Large

Earl Lenhert

10255 Highway 13, Ste. B

Manhattan, KS 66502-8472

hhstablesks@gmail.com

Member at Large

Kendall Pray

5897 SW 47th St.

El Dorado, KS 67042

kpray611@gmail.com

Member at Large

Lara Roach

4924 N. Koger Road

Sibley, MO 64088

kandlelightranch@gmail.com