Tentative Agenda: 2021 Bank of America Youth Excellence Seminar

July 12 - 14, 2021 | Amarillo, Texas

*All times listed below are Central Time Zone. 

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Monday, July 12, 2021
  Complimentary Breakfast 
9:00 a.m. Candidate Meeting
10:00 a.m. Registration Opens 
10:00 a.m. Candidate Interviews 
Noon - 5:00 p.m. Scavenger Hunt Instructions given at the top of every hour by 2020-21 AQHYA Officers & Directors to be completed at will
5:00 p.m.  Registration Closes
5:00 p.m.  Chaperone Meeting 
6:00 p.m. Mix N Mingle Hosted by 2020-21 AQHYA Officers and Directors 
7:00-9:00 p.m. Kick-Off Reception 
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
  Complimentary Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Officer and Director Campaigning 
9:00 a.m. Retiring Addresses and Group Activity 
9:45 a.m. Hitting the Mark Understanding animal welfare and legislation in the equine industry by Ward Stutz, AQHA Director of Breed Integrity/Animal Welfare
10:15 a.m.  Keynote Address: Melissa Ice Founder & Executive Director of The Net/Co-Founder of The Worthy Co.
Followed by #MakeYourMark Leadership Activities
12:00 p.m.  Lunch
1:00 p.m. Director Elections and Regional Meetings 
2:45 p.m. AQHA Tours 
7:00-10:00 p.m.  Dinner and Dance
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
  Complimentary Breakfast 
8:00 a.m. Snack Pak 4 Kids Service Project 
9:45 a.m. Officer Campaigning and Retiring Addresses 
10:30 a.m. Keynote Address: Leman Wall Association Manager of Working Ranch Cowboys Association 
11:15 a.m. Officer Nominations, Speeches and Elections 
12:00 p.m.  Lunch
1:00 p.m.  Leadership Breakout Sessions Interactive leadership workshops designed for youth and adult leaders
7:00-9:00 p.m.  Awards Dinner
Thursday, July 15, 2021
8:00 a.m.  2021-22 AQHYA Board Training 

All times and activities are tentative and may be subject to change due to a variety of reasons including current health protocols and procedures related to the coronavirus pandemic at the local, region or national level.