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The American Royal – Chairman’s Uptown Hoedown

November 17th was the date for The American Royal’s Chairman’s Uptown Hoedown in Hale Arena. Stephanie Boryla and Charlie Tetrick were the co-chairmen. Friends and supporters of The American Royal gathered to celebrate the conclusion of another successful American Royal season. Proceeds support The American Royal’s mission to impact the future of agriculture.

Kim Palmer, Tami Parr, Jessica Wright, and Kristie Larson

 

Ryder Kiesner and Marti Lansford

 

Kaylee King

 

(Seated) Scott and Shannon Bassett, Kim Palmer and Katie Dunn (standing) James and Tara Young, Ryan Wilkerson and Kristie Larson

 

Holly Ingles, Mark and Stephanie Boryla, co-chairman; and Jaimie Pfeifer

 

Ryan Larson, Jack Sheeley and Aaron Wright

Also featured in the January 5, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Matthew Hicks Photography

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