National Organizations

Links of Interest

Officers - Officers are elected by member votes in November and serve for one year

President: James Sturgeon
phone: (319) 443-2945
Vice President: Nancy Barta
phone: (319) 363-6687

Secretary: Judy Nauseef
phone: (319) 338-9207
Treasurer: Lois Pienkos
phone: (319) 438-6460

Membership Roster:Lois Pienkos
phone: (319) 438-6460

Newsletter & Web Editor: Megan Ward
1228 Hertz Drive, SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
phone: (319) 362-6210

Board Members

Board Meetings are open to any member and cover EIDEA business matters. This is when committee reports are given and decisions are made. Officers and committee representatives should attend. Meetings are scheduled as needed. Information about times and locations are in the newsletter and email notices are sent out. Contact the Prsident or Sevretary for agenda information.


Awards: Nan Barta (Chair) Go to the Awards page for more information.

Education: needs chair - can be a committee of one. Currently handled by board members / officers.

Meeting Host: needs Volunteer!! The host for a monthly meeting is responsible for seeing to lecturers needs, setting up, refreshments and making people feel welcomed. Coffee pots and supplies need to be picked up, brought to the meeting, set up for use, packed up and returned cleaned and ready for the next use. This person will be in charge of soliciting and/or reminding Volunteers to bring treats.

Membership: Lois Pinekos

Pubic Relations: Megan Ward (Chair), Barb Hall (photographer)
This committee takes care of PR, advertising, notices, newsletters and web presence. More members are always helpful! We can use people with writing, marketing and artistic skills!

Megan Ward
1228 Hertz Drive SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Home: (319) 362-6210
FAX: (319) 364-6548

Special Events Committee: This is a set of ever changing Ad Hoc Committees

Web Sites

Eastern Iowa Dressage & Eventing Association -

United States Dressage Federation -

USDF Region 4 -

United States Eventing Association -

United States Equestrian Federation -

The Dressage Foundation -