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Pueblo, Colorado 81003


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Our Staff

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    Susan Bedford Senior Director of PR and Communications

    Susan has worked in the bucking bull industry for 16 years. She transitioned from PBR to ABBI upon the organization's inception. She also serves as the Editor in Chief of all ABBI Publications

  • Jay Daugherty Photo
    Jay Daugherty Executive Director

    After 16 years with the PBR running Competition and Events, Jay took the helm of ABBI. As Executive Director, Jay is committed to growing the bucking bull industry and increasing the number, quality and payout of events.

  • Marlissa Gonzalez Photo
    Marlissa Gonzalez Registry Director

    Marlissa is in charge of the world's largest bucking cattle DNA registry- currently at 181,000 animals. She is dedicated to preserving and recording the genetics of our animal athletes and has been an employee for 7 years.

  • Arlene Hamilton-Frihauf Photo
    Arlene Hamilton-Frihauf Senior Manager of Competition

    Arlene does everything from working on-site as event secretary to handling event logistics. Arlene was previously in the PBR's Touring Pro and Competition departments.

  • Jolene Hamilton Photo
    Jolene Hamilton Marketing, Social Media and Creative Services

    Jolene started with ABBI running the turn-key bull ownership program, Back Seat Buckers. She now handles the marketing, social media and creative services for ABBI.

  • Linda Niepoth Photo
    Linda Niepoth ABBI Controller

    Linda handles all of the ABBI's accounting needs and enjoys helping all our members.

  • Kris Bodor Photo
    Kris Bodor Accounting Processor

    Kris transferred from PBR to ABBI as an Accounting Processor. She handles all the Invoicing, Payments, Bank Deposits, Customer Account, and assists Linda with any other accounting assignments.

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ABBI is proud to partner with some of the leading companies in the entertainment, ranching, agriculture and western lifestyle industries. Please contact Jay Daugherty at +1 (719) 242-2747 if you'd like to be a part of our corporate family.