Montana Board of Horse Racing

The Montana Board of Horse Racing ia an administrative board appointed by the Governor of Montana to insure horse racing in Montana is conducted under the administrative statutes of the state. There are seven board members appointed for a term of 3 years. If a member's term has expired, he/she continues to serve until the Governor of Montana replaces or reappoints.

Members of the Montana Board of Horse Racing:


Member Name District Term
John Hayes, Chairman District 3 January 1, 2021
Great Falls, MT jhayes165@gmail.com  
     
Dale Mahlum, Vice Chairman Horse Racing Industry January 1, 2022
Missoula, MT mal51732@aol.com  
     
Jody Smith District 1 January 1, 2020
Miles City, MT jopatsmith@gmail.com  
     
Shawn Real Bird District 2 January 1, 2022
Hardin, MT sgrealbird@gmail.com  
     
Barry 'Spook' Stang District 4 January 1, 2020
Helena, MT stangbarry@gmail.com  
     
Gary Koepplin District 5 January 1, 2022
Florence, MT gwkepp@montana.com  
     
Ralph Young Horse Racing Industry January 1, 2020
Columbus, MT ryoung@keysercreekarean.com  
     
Staff    
P.O. Box 551, Corvallis, MT 59828 mbohr1965@gmail.com Phone: (406) 961-5422
     

 

The Montana Board of Horse Racing's web site is: http://commerce.mt.gov/horseracing/default.mcpx