Samoyed Club of America

Promoting the well being and future of the Samoyed breed.

The official AKC breed club for the Samoyed since 1923.

Contact Us

SCA Board and Committees

For general club questions please contact our Corresponding Secretary.

For questions about a new membership or a pending membership, please contact our Membership Chair.

To send an email to the Board of Governors, Click Here    (AOL Users, Click Here)

Officers and Board of Governors

President
Robert McFarlane
scabobmcf@gmail.com
Vice President
Cheri Hollenback
cascadesamoyeds@aol.com
Recording Secretary
Beth Tallentire
sizzlinsams@gmail.com
Corresponding Secretary
Lori Chapek-Carleton
Xamoyedx@aol.com
Treasurer
Anita O’Berg
couragerunsammys@aol.com

Directors

Janice Hovelman
sanorka@embarqmail.com
Donna Cummings
wintersongsams@gmail.com
Robin Barkhaus
dreamqst@netwurx.net
Diane Dotson
diane@galaxysams.com
Larry Mackai
larrymackai@comcast.net
Kathy Carr
hartwood4@aol.com
Dr. Marion McNeil
sterlingsami@att.net
Lisa Peterson
1nolanca@att.net
Connie Rudd
connierudd38@yahoo.com
Sandra Dukes
sdukes@nlci.com

AKC Delegate/Honorary Board Member
John Ronald
karonsams@hotmail.com

SCA Membership Chairperson

Darlene Rautio
1759 East Garwood
Road Hayden, ID 83835-5129
starstrucksams@aol.com

SCA Public Information/Education and Breeder Referral

A list of SCA Publications you may order

For additional information, please contact:

Samoyed Club of America
Lori Chapek-Carleton
SCA Corresponding Secretary
Xamoyedx@aol.com

Independent Samoyed Club Liaison
Deb Fiedler
magicmistsams@yahoo.com

SCA Judges Education Committee

This SCA committee:

  • Coordinates the Judges Education Seminar at the SCA National;
  • Provides information for regional judges education workshops about the Samoyed;
  • Maintains a list of possible Samoyed mentors for judges workshops;
  • Provides a schedule of Samoyed regional judges education workshops.

AKC judges interested in learning more about Samoyeds or adding the Samoyed to their list of AKC-approved breeds are encouraged to contact this committee, including their AKC judge’s number, through:

Larry Mackai, Chairman
larrymackai@comcast.net

SCA Standing Committee Appointments

* designates the Chairperson

AGILITY 

AUDIT

ANNUAL AWARDS

BOB & DOLLY aWARD & AKC SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD

BREEDERS EDUCATION

BREEDER LISTING

BULLETIN

CHIC

COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE

DATA COORDINATOR

EDUCATION (PUBLIC)

FACEBOOK

FOREIGN LIAISON

FUTURITY SECRETARY

HEALTH REGISTRIES

HERDING

HISTORICAL COMITTEE

INDEPENDENT CLUB LIAISON

JUDGES EDUCATION

JR. ASSOCIATE COORDINATOR & JR. HANDLER SCHOLARSHIP

LEGAL ADVISOR

LEGISLATIVE

MEMBERSHIP

NATIONAL SPECIALTY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

OBEDIENCE/RALLY

POLICY & RULES

RACING COMMITTEE

REGIONAL SPECIALTY COORDINATOR

REGISTRAR OF MERIT & VERSATILITY AWARDS

SLEDDING

WAYS & MEANS

WEBSITE

WEIGHT PULL COMMITTEE

WORKING DOG

SCA Interim Committee Appointments

* designates the Chairperson

APPLICATION REDESIGN TASKFORCE

TELLERS COMMITTEE (Election)

TELLERS (JUDGES ELECTION)

ILLUSTRATED STANDARD COMMITTEE

SCA Newsletter / Magazine, The SCA Bulletin

The SCA Bulletin is a national-award-winning newsletter/magazine published in March, June, September, and December. Issues contain informational articles, SCA club news, independent club news and breed advertising. Typically containing over 100 pages per issue, it is available on a subscription basis to SCA members only. Individual issues already in print may be purchased by non-members, when available, at $20/issue from:

Cheryl West
Editor, SCA Bulletin
cherylwest@sprintmail.com