OQHYA Advisors

Youth Advisor - Shari Tordoff
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Youth Advisor - Shari Tordoff

Name: Shari Tordoff Where were you born and raised: I was born and raised in Norwalk, Ohio. I then moved to Columbus, Ohio to attend The Ohio State University. Where do you live now and with who: I live in Powell, Ohio with my husband Greg, our two daughters Olivia and Alexia, our dogs Juliet and Edgar, and our cat, Moxie. Schools Attended and Activities: I attended Norwalk St Paul High School. I was a very active 4-H member and had Grand Champion lamb, steer and pig all in one year. I was also the Erie County Fair Queen! I attended The Ohio State University and was a member of the Alpha Xi Delta sorority. Please describe what you do for a living: I am a Managing Partner at CME Outfitters. We develop, certify and deliver best in
Youth Advisor - Lilly Ehrman
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Youth Advisor - Lilly Ehrman

Name: Lilly Ehrman   Where were you born and raised & live now I was born and raised in Steubenville Ohio and grew up on my family farm where I live now.  It’s been owned by our family since 1892.  My husband Dustin and I raised our 2 children on the farm where we raise hay, some row crops, have about 20 commercial cows and we also have 50 sows and raise show pigs. Our oldest child Harley is active in our farm and show pig business.  My grandfather was an American Saddlebred trainer and so far we have had 4 generations of our family show horses. What do you do for a living I have a degree in Animal Science and currently, work for Mars Horsecare US as a District Sales Manager for BUCKEYE Nutrition.  I work with dealers in eastern
Hippology Advisor - Ruth Somnitz
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Hippology Advisor - Ruth Somnitz

Name: My full name is Clara  Ruth  Somnitz,  I share my first name with my mother. (440)466-9210 Home ruthsomnitz@gmail.com Where were you born and raised: I grew up in Northwest Colorado on my parents’ ranch of 1600 acres. We lived 21 miles from town and 5 miles from the nearest neighbor. We had many acres of wheat and alfalfa hay as well as sheep, beef and dairy cattle, chickens and sometimes pigs. As a youth I was active in 4-H for 10 years showing lambs at the County Fair. I worked for the local vet the last 2 years of High School. Where do you live and with who: I now live in Geneva, Ohio with my husband of
Judging Team Advisor - Jessica Daniels
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Judging Team Advisor - Jessica Daniels

  Name: Jessica Daniels (740)361-9411 Cell jdshowhorses@yahoo.com Where were you born and raised: I was born and raised in Marion, Ohio.                                            Where do you live now and with who:  I live in Delaware OH, with my husband Aaron Jordan, son Dylan Jordan, age 9, and daughter Rylee Jordan, age 3. We operate JD Show Horses and Concord Equestrian Center, a horse training and riding lesson facility. Schools Attended and Activities:  I attended River Valley High School where I was actively involved in volleyball, basketball and FFA. I served as an officer for FFA and participated