VTA Announces New Board Members

The VTA is proud to announce the appointment of four new members to the Board of Directors. Sean Clancy, Cindy Tucker, Jim Treptow and Al Griffin join an illustrious board of Virginia horsemen. Existent board member Sue Hart has also been named Treasurer.

Sean Clancy is the principal of Sean Clancy Bloodstock and Riverdee Stable, as well as a publisher and owner of the Saratoga Special and thisishorseracing.com. He also consults for Irish Thoroughbred Marketing and is a former champion steeplechase jockey.

Jim Treptow is the owner of historical Hickory Tree Farm in Middleburg, Virginia. Hickory Tree Farm is a full service Thoroughbred breeding, layup, starting and training facility.

Cindy Tucker is a bloodstock agent and principal of Chester Stable LLC, as well as Racing Manager for Magalen O. Bryant’s stable. Cindy is based in Middleburg.

Dr. Al Griffin is the Director of Racing for the Virginia Gold Cup as well as a member of the board of the Virginia Steeplechase Association. He has owned steeplechase horses for over 22 years and is an ex-MFH of the Warrenton Hunt.