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NOTRA Board

As defined in the constitution, the powers of the Association shall be exercised, its property controlled, and its affairs conducted by a National Race Director, National Race Director - Minor Breeds (now called other breeds),Secretary -Treasurer, and Registrar - Recorder.

Over time, the duties have expanded and there are now a couple of appointed positions: the OTR recorder and the scheduler.

Bruce Irvine
National Race Director

Bruce has been involved in whippets for a few decades. He lives in North Carolina and was elected NRD in 2015.

Sue Weilbacher
Whippet Registrar/Recorder

Sue has raced whippets since the 1980's and has been whippet registrar for a *very* long time.

Pat Burlingame
Treasurer

An avid whippet enthusiast, racer and breeder, Pat has been watching the treasury for the past few years.

Tracy Rudzitis
National Other Breed Race Director

Tracy is a greyhound enthusiast living in New York and serves as "other breed" national race director.

Kate Binder
Other Breed Registrar

Kate is a greyhound enthusiast. She has served as the other breed registrar since 2016.

Shannon Lyons
Whippet OTR Record Keeper

A whippet enthusiast in race, lure coursing and show venues, Shannon has served as OTR since 2015.

Celeste Wilcox
Master Scheduler/Web Master

Serving in an appointed position, Celeste is a whippet enthusiast living in Texas . She has raced for almost 20 years.

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