Jessica M. McMullen, 17, of Spring Run, Pa., was recently elected as secretary of the American Quarter Horse Youth Association headquartered in Amarillo, Texas, for 2007-08.
Jessica was elected by her peers at the annual Youth Excellence Seminar and elections in Amarillo.
Jessica will serve the association, which boasts a membership of more than 31,000 youths, including members from the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Australia and South America.
The group is the largest, single-breed youth association in the world and provides a variety of programs to youth 18 years old and younger, which encourage participation with the American Quarter Horse breed.
In 2008, the Ford Youth World Show will usher in a new era as it moves from Fort Worth, Texas, to the new State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, Okla.