The Rhodesian Ridgeback Club of the United States

RRCUS Mentors

For questions about RRCUS membership, e-mail:
Ross Jones,
Corresponding Secretary RRCUS
2008 Dorothy NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
505-296-3611
rossbod@abq-nm.com
To obtain an information packet, including the RRCUS Breeder's Directory, send a check for $5, made out to RRCUS, to the following address:
 
RRCUS
Public Information
Danielle Sand VMD,
RRCUS 2nd VP
548 River Road
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
dsandvdm@yahoo.com

 
RRCUS ADVISORS
For general questions about the Breed, please contact a RRCUS Member from the list below. These members are located in various areas of the United States. All of the individuals on this list have volunteered to be available to provide information and answer questions about the breed. Each has met the following qualifications:
1.  RRCUS Member in good standing for a minimum of ten years.
2.  Willing to share knowledge and provide guidance through an open exchange of information in a positive manner.
3.  Must possess knowledge of the background, history and function of the breed.
4.  Must have raised at least one litter and have bred, owned or shown at least four Ridgebacks to an AKC Championship (Conformation & Performance)
5.  Supports the Breed Standard, the Elaboration and the Illustrations of the Standard as elaborated.
6.  Has personal experience in exhibiting and/or eventing Ridgebacks in conformation or performance events.
7.  Enjoys interacting with people new to the breed in a clear, patient, positive and impartial manner.
8.  Possesses a flexible schedule in order to accommodate the responsibility of the position.
9.  Has attended and completed, in its entirety, a RRCUS sponsored Judges Breed seminar.
   

NORTHEAST

Danielle Sand, DVM
548 River Rd
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
(845) 876-4544
 
Frank Depaulo
6082 Hausman Rd
Germansville, PA 18053
(610) 767-8687
fdepaulo@aol.com

Alicia Hanna
20 Cora Lane
Chester, NJ 07930
aliciahanna@comcast.net
(908) 879-7769
 

SOUTHEAST

Dudley Hackney
7545 Glenn Ferry Rd
Pfafftown, NC 27040
(336) 945-4911
rakiaranc@triad.rr.com

Anne Jones
4995 Ridgemore Ct.
Acworth, GA. 30102
770-655-7557
alchemyrr@comcast.net
 

MIDWEST

Barbara Sawyer-Brown
651 Belmont
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 281-5569
kwetureg@ameritech.net
 
Elizabeth Demery
10744 Koebbe Road
Manchester, MI 48158
(734) 428-7682
dem3320@aol.com

Neil T McDevitt Jr
1469 S Longview St
Beavercreek, OH 45432
937-371-8249
nmcdevitt1@woh.rr.com

SOUTHWEST

Cherie Starr
2008 Dorothy St NE
Albuquerque NM 87112
(505) 296-3611
Cimarron@abq-nm.com

TEXAS

Heather Queener
1673 Landfall Circle
Bartonville, TX 76226
(214) 632-5460
hqueener@earthlink.net 

Kerry Williams
1432 Roanoke rd
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817)431-1730
jubalee@juba-lee.com

SOUTH

Sandra Fikes
1370 Twelve Oaks
Mobile AL 36695
(251) 639-0969
kalaharirr@gmail.com

Ann Meyer
3161 Old Burnt Store Road
Cape Coral, FL 33993
(239) 283-3077
simbali@embarqmail.com
 

NORTHWEST

Stacey Davis
3913 N Road 92
Pasco, WA 99301
(509) 546-0455
obailee@aol.com

MOUNTAIN WEST

Mary Lynne Elliott
11891 Spruce Canyon Circle
Golden, CO 80403
(303) 642-0919
ml@vedauwoorr.com
 
Susan Ralston, DVM
PO Box 668
Morgan, UT 84050
(801) 829-3005
Cell (801) 791-6699
susan.ralston@merial.com
 

SO. CALIFORNIA

Barbara Rupert
1606 Joshua Tree Ln
Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 723-6669
oakhurstrr@aol.com
 
Myrna Berger
12564 Huston St
Valley Village, CA 91607
(818) 985-8617
robnormrr@sbcglobal.net
 

NO. CALIFORNIA

Diane Jacobsen
4561 Todd Rd
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 829-0768
dijs@aol.com
   
RRCUS MENTORS

Members of the Education Committee will serve as Breed Mentors. Breed Mentors will be responsible for giving the RRCUS endorsed breed presentation to All Breed Clubs, AKC judges study groups, potential judges, and at our National Specialty. Breed Mentors will provide ringside mentoring for judges and potential judges.
Members of the Education Committee will review and vote on Breed Advisor applications. The RRCUS BOD shall approve the actions of the Education Committee.
Education committee applicants will be voted on by the Education Committee and approved by the RRCUS BOD.
Complaints concerning either Education Committee members or Breed Advisors will be heard by the RRCUS BOD.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR BREED MENTOR

1. Minimum of ten years breeding Rhodesian Ridgebacks.
2. Produced a minimum of five conformation champions.
3. Have bred a pedigree of at least three generations
4. Promise to uphold the Standard in the most objective and impartial way.
5. Have served as a breed advisor for a minimum of two years.

California

Diane Jacobsen
dijs@aol.com
707-829-0768

Barbara Rupert
Oakhurst@aol.com
760-723-6669

Myrna Berger
robnorm@scglobal.net
818-985-8617

Colorado

Mary Lynne Elliott
ml@vedauwoorr.com
303-642-0919

Illinois

Barbara Sawyer Brown
kwetureg@ameritiech.net
773-281-5569

New York

Danielle Sand VDM
dsandvdm@yahoo.com
845-876-4544

Michigan

Liz Demery
Dem3320@aol.com
734-428-7682

North Carolina

Dudley Hackney
rakiara@triad.rr.com
336-945-4911

Pennsylvania

Frank DePaulo
fdepaulo@aol.com
610-767-8687

Texas

Heather Queener
hqueener@erthlink.net
940-368-2383

Kerry Williams
1432 Roanoke rd
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817)431-1730
jubalee@juba-lee.com

Utah

Susan RalstonVMD
Susan.ralston@merial.com
801-829-3005

Washington State

Stacy Davis
Obailee@aol.com
509-546-0455