I have been involved with cats and cat clubs since 1979 and served as President of Central Districts Cat fanciers for 10 years.and served as delegate for several of those years.
I. Bred Siamese and Abysinians under the BOOTHILL prefix with husband Kevin.
I am a very active member of Toastmasters International and serve as President of the Masterton Club. It is with this concept that I look to apply to judging exhibits. Commend.... recommend and Commend.
I enjoy the challenge of judging and interaction with exhibitors and also working with the clubs to give a good show and enjoy the beautiful cats that have been intrusted to me. I have a wide knowledge of all breeds and keep myself up to date with new standards and colours.
I work as a full time/manager/ volunteer with the local SPCA and hold a Warrent in Animal Welfare as an inspector. My other involment is community work with a local telephone councilling service and also represent RNZSPCA on the New Zealand First Strike Forum which looks at the co ratlation of child and animals abuse which run together.