Secretary: Kristie Klein
Kristie Klein started in dogs as a junior handler of German Shepherd Dogs. She purchased her first Aussie while in graduate school in the early 1990’s. In the years since then, she has competed in many venues of several registries, including conformation, agility, rally, herding, obedience and barn hunt. She is a member of USASA, ASCA and founding member and trial secretary for First in Flight ASC. Kristie also served as secretary and east coast coordinator/representative for Second Time Around Aussie Rescue (STAAR).
Kristie has a BS in Animal Science and an MS in Entomology from the University of Arkansas and currently works for an international stamp collecting business. She has been volunteering for ASHGI in the position of promotional/advertising.
She lives in Pittsboro North Carolina with husband Chuck, seven Aussies, sheep and ducks.