National Hereford Woman of the Year

2016 National Hereford Woman of the Year, Jane Durham

National Hereford Women

  • 2016 Jane Durham
  • 2015 Dorothy Wright
  • 2014 Kay Morgan
  • 2013 Selena Boner
  • 2012 Ruth Espenscheid
  • 2011 Susan Gebhart and Cheryl Evans
  • 2010 Robin Meade
  • 2009 Sue Roland

National Organization of Pollettes 

  • 2008 Bev Beason
  • 2007 Mary Ann Berg
  • 2006 Kelly Owen
  • 2005 Bobbette Butler
  • 2004 Joyce Mumphrey
  • 2003 Sue Beckett
  • 2002 Durelle Sullivan
  • 2001 Diann Strickland
  • 2000 Sandi Warnken
  • 1999 Virginia Hathorn
  • 1998 Waunell Strickland
  • 1997 Marie Lambert
  • 1996 Barbara Knabe
  • 1995 Annette Larson
  • 1994 Ginger Smith
  • 1993 Judy Thomas
  • 1992 Becky Haton
  • 1991 Nancy Maurer
  • 1990 Sue Saltmarsh
  • 1989 Claudia Atlas
  • 1988 Marcia Kottkamp
  • 1987 Karen Morrison
  • 1986 Marilyn Tjardes
  • 1985 Nancy Shanks
  • 1984 Ruth McCaskill
  • 1983 Ada Fletcher
  • 1982 Melba Coleman
  • 1981 Glenda Rickman
 American Hereford Women

  • 2009 Sherry Pope-Smith
  • 2008 Kathy Knox Buchholz
  • 2007 Marlene Sidwell
  • 2006 Kathy Storey Kohlbeck
  • 2005 Margeann Warden
  • 2004 Jane Deewall
  • 2003 Ann Guntier
  • 2002 Helen Jackson
  • 2001 Pat Carswell
  • 2000 Vickie Bishop
  • 1999 Marilyn Matasovic
  • 1998 Lyn Chastain
  • 1997 Melanie Fowle
  • 1996 JoAnn Bohmont
  • 1995 Cathy Tobin
  • 1994 Barbara Saunders
Jane’s endless commitment to the Hereford breed and youth of Oklahoma has not gone unrecognized. Read more about Jane’s commitment to breed here.

Do you know an outstanding Hereford woman? Click the link before to find out more about the award and nomination information.

Nominations are due each year by September 15.   
Please send nominations to: NHW Outstanding Hereford Woman Chairman:
Suzanne Matheny
6706 US 68
Mayslick, KY 41055
Phone Number (606) 584-0577
Fax Number (606) 759-2001
suzanne.matheny@mason.kyschools.us