The Confederation for Working Equitation is a  unified governing body for the development and further promotion of Working Equitation in the United States.   

The Confederation’s original Executive Board consists of four original directors nominated or elected by the boards of the founding organizations (WEIAUSA and USFWE: representing six other founding organizations in the USA): 

Executive Board

  • Jill Glasspool Malone, PhD 

  • Jeanne Bond

  • Chris Stanko

  • Karen Burch

Future Executive Board members will be appointed by the sitting Executive Board

Executive Director:

Tarrin Warren

Regional Directors

Region 1 Northwest Kim Roe –

• Region 2 Southwest Ashley Bowers

Region3 Northern Great Plains Kate Fowler -

• Region4 Southern Great Plains Natalia Lord –

• Region 5 Great Lakes vacant

Region 6 Northeast Kat Waters –

• Region 7 Southeast Maria Blackstone –

• International Liaison Vacant

 Committees have been established to manage the day-to-day business of the Confederation under the guidance of the Executive Director and Executive Board.  Committee chairs have been appointed as follows:


·      Rules & Regulations – Chair Jeanne Bond

·      Licensed Officials, Judging – Chair Dr. Rebecca Yount

·      Competitions and Events -- Chair Jeanne Bond

·      Membership – Chair Tarrin Warren

·      Medal & High Point Awards - Chair Karen Burch

·      Compliance & Ethics and Appeals – Chair Dr. Jill Glasspool Malone

·      Marketing, Promotion & Sponsorship – Co-chairs Dr. Jill Glasspool Malone and Tarrin Warren

. Youth Development Committee - Chair Megan Malan

To ensure the work of the Confederation is guided by the membership, each of these committees will be further staffed with volunteers.  Members interested in volunteering for committee-work should contact Executive Director Tarrin Warren. Email:

The functions of the founding organizations under the Confederation umbrella have been defined to best utilize the strengths of each organization.


Picture by Carmen Franco