Declared Candidates

Declarations have closed for the officer and regional director positions.  The final candidates are:


  • President
    • Rich Mastin, Penfield, NY
  • Vice-President
  • Secretary
    • Rachel Anger, Wayne, MI
  • Treasurer
    • Kathy Calhoun, Chicago, IL

Regional Directors

  • Region 1 (North Atlantic)
  • Region 2 (Northwest)
    • Pam Moser, Independence, OR
  • Region 3 (Gulf Shore)
  • Region 4 (Great Lakes)
    • John Colilla, Columbus, OH
  • Region 5 (Southwest)
    • Michael Shelton, Eastvale, CA
  • Region 6 (Midwest)
    • Cathy Dunham, Jacksonville, IL
  • Region 7 (Southern)
    • Kenny Currle, Port Orange, FL
  • Region 8 (Japan)
  • Region 9 (Europe)
    • Pam DelaBar, Tampere, Finland
  • China Representative
    • Allen Shi, Shanghai, China
    • Eva Chen, Chongqing, China
  • International Division Representative

Bourbon and Bluegrass Tour

Looking for something fun to do?
Sign up for the Bourbon and Bluegrass Tour!

Date: Thursday June 23, 2022


  • 8:30am   Coach arrives at the Galt House for boarding
  • 9:00am   Coach departs for tour
  • 6:00pm  Coach arrives back at the Galt House

Guided tour of:

  1. Signature thoroughbred horse farm.
  2. Lunch at the Bit and Bridle Cafe inside the Kentucky Horse Park.
  3. Self-Guided tour through the Kentucky Horse Park – International Museum of the House and Parade of Breeds show.
  4. Guided tour and bourbon tasting at the Buffalo Trace Distillery.

Price – $125 per person. This includes transportation, driver, tour guide, gratuities, attractions, lunch and tax.

If interested please email Teresa Sweeney at

SEATS ARE LIMITED and will be given on a first come fist served basis.

Deadline to reserve your spot is Saturday April 30, 2022


Breed Council Meetings

The schedule of events for the 2022 Annual Meeting has been updated to include the Breed Council Meetings.

Meetings will be held on Saturday, June 25, for the following breeds – see the schedule for detailed times:

  • Abyssinian
  • Birman
  • British Shorthair
  • Cornish Rex
  • Exotic
  • Maine Coon Cat
  • Manx
  • Norwegian Forest Cat
  • Oriental
  • Russian Blue

Derby Hats?

Get ready for a Derby Hat contest at the Friday night hospitality!

Details on the prizes will be coming soon, to be awarded in the following categories:

  • Most colorful
  • Most outrageous
  • Most creative
  • Best use of feathers/cat toys
  • Biggest
  • Smallest
  • Best cat themed
  • Best horse themed
  • Best women’s
  • Best men’s

2022 Annual

The 2022 CFA Annual will be held at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky, from June 22 – June 26.

More details will be available as the event date gets closer.