TREC-USA is volunteer run. We rely on member support to help the organization to thrive and encourage members to get involved by joining a committee, planning an event, or volunteering to help out with a specific event or task. We welcome your enthusiasm and expertise! To volunteer please contact us at volunteer@trec-usa.org

Become an Event Volunteer:

Help out with an event planned by the organization. Events include not only Clinics and Competitions but Fundraisers, Trade Shows / TREC Demos, Presentations, Member Meetings and more! We always need volunteers to help with event preparation and to help run the show on the day of the event. To volunteer to help with a specific event please contact the event organizer listed on the calendar or contact volunteer@trec-usa.org


Join a Committee:

A list of the 2018 Committees follows. If you are interested and able to contribute in any of the following areas please email us at volunteer@trec-usa.org  Please include the name of the committee or event in the subject line. You may also contact the Board Representatives for the committee here: Contact Us

Development / Equestrian Tourism
Paula Nelson, Lauren Spillmann
To work with the board to devise a strategic development plan for the organization, to research models for expansion and possible partnership opportunities. To develop a report on equestrian tourism events and opportunities in the US.

Fundraising / Grant Research
Tim Thomas, Alex Minor
To work with the board to plan and organize fundraising events, and to seek sponsorships / sponsor members and donations, and to research grant opportunities. To potentially also include development of the TREC Store, to source goods, and to manage the sale of TREC merchandise.

PR and Member Communications
Kim Stoddard, Nancy Smith, Kaye Handlon
To work with the board to seek articles, interviews, and outreach opportunities. To help maintain clear and professional channels of communication with our members via the website, social media, and the newsletter.

Sport Committee 
Tim Thomas, Paula Nelson
Kim Stoddard, Kaye Handlon, Alex Minor
To work with the board to develop National TREC event rules, safety standards, define competition levels and devise a scoring  system for year-end awards.  To maintain lists for  judge’s accreditation and instructor recognition. To also address topics pertaining to International Competitions and Teams.

Driven TREC
An initiative to develop Driven TREC. Committee members to contact National Driving Organizations and seek potential interest and host venues. Contact: TBD


Organize an Event:  Help organize an Event for TREC-USA or host your own.  Details


Other: Share your ideas!  If you are interested in working on a TREC related initiative not listed please send us your proposal. volunteer@trec-usa.org  Please include the name of the committee or event in the subject line.