Standing Committees:

  • Governance Committee

    Purpose:The purpose of the Governance Committee (GC) is to protect, preserve, and interpret the rules and regulations of the LCA and keep the Board apprised of matters relevant to non-profit corporations.
    Jim Walker, Chair
    Jim Henshaw
    Bill Koprowski
    Judy Johnston
    Glen Ferguson
    Kimberly Mallory
    Linda Gagnon

  • Show Event Committee

    Purpose: The purpose of the Show Event Committee (SEC) is to assist the Board and membership in matters related to shows, competitions, events, and the earning of points and titles.
    Don James
    Jim Carretta
    Kimberly Mallory
    Marietta Mennone
    Shelly Mabbs
    Matt Messley, Chair
    Wendy Jones
    Ember Sebastian, Associate Member
    Ginny Bartholomay, advisor
    Glen Ferguson, advisor

  • Leoletter Committee

    Caryl Thompson, Chair / Editor
    Leoletter Website

  • Election Committee

    Purpose:The Election Committee (EC) operates within the provisions of the Bylaws, ARTICLE IV: The CLUB YEAR, NOMINATIONS, VOTING, and ELECTIONS.
    Susan Cipolla, Chair
    Steve Cipolla

  • Membership Committee

    Chair, Elizabeth Burnham PO Box 122, Snug Harbor, Duxbury, MA. 02331
    Technology Advisor, Sharon Betts
    Karen Zedeker, Member at Large

  • New Member Mentorship Chair, Pixie Baber
  • Breeder’s Liaison,  Jan Weaver

Special Committees:

    • Members Practices Assurance Committee

      Purpose: The primary purpose of the Member Practices Assurance Committee (MPAC) is to ensure the respectful, orderly, and uniform handling of alleged violations of the Required Member Practices and, where possible, obtain remediation without the need for disciplinary proceedings under the LCA Bylaws, Article VI.

      Jim Henshaw
      Linda Sebastiani
      David Schlosser, Chair

    • AKC Judges Education

      Alida Greendyk, Co-chair
      Agi Hejja, Co-chair
      Mary Decher
      Contact Agi
      Contact Alida

    • Leo Inquirer (LINQ)

      Wendy Jones
      Website: Sharon Betts

    • Awards Committee

      Yves Parent
      Carin Shadwich, Chair
      Glen Ferguson
      Beth O’Connor
      Mary Decher, Chair

    • Leonberger Working Dog and Dog Award Committee

      Chair Sharon Betts

    • Leonberger University

      D’Nae Wilson
      Lara Bohinc
      Pamela Isaacson, Topic Development
      Sharon Betts, Website
      Connie Kent, Chair