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CowBelle of the Year

This award is given to recognize an outstanding CowBelle member for her dedication, service and support to the New Mexico CowBelles.

Congratulations to 2019 New Mexico CowBelle of the Year, Casey Spradley! Casey has provided a wealth of knowledge and been invaluable to the organization. She has continuously promoted beef over the years and currently serves as the Beef Ambassador Chair. Thank you for all you do for the New Mexico CowBelles, Casey!

CowBelle of the Year Application - Nominees to be submitted by the membership and locals to State President no later than October 10.

Cowbelle of the Year application.pdf

Past Recipients

1966 Mrs. Albert Harrington (Tommy) –D- Sandia Belles 

1967 Mrs. R.G. Monzingo (Peggy)- Powderhorn 

1968 Mrs. Malcolm Major (Lily)- Sacaton 

1969 Mrs. R.S. Sultemeier(Peggy)- Powderhorn 

1970 Mrs. Jack Copeland (Mary Alice) –D- Cattle Capital 

1971 Mrs. Bill Benton (Alvera)- Sacaton 

1972 Mrs. Tom Grady (Eula) –D- Cattle Capital 

1973 Mrs. Jim Harrelson (Netti)- Sandia Belles 

1974 Mrs. Earl Plank (Faye) –D- Cattle Capital 

1975 Mrs. Troy King (Ida) –D- Totah 

1976 Mrs. Benny Fulgham (Wilma)- Cattle Capital 

1977 Mrs. Karl Butt (Lava)- Lariat 

1978 Mrs. Joe Pankey (Edith)- Chamiza 

1979 Mrs. Phil Nowlin (Pat) –D- Silver Spur 

1980 Mrs. John King (Sharon)- Lariat 

1981 Mrs. Neal Vaughan (Dorothy)- Powderhorn 

1982 Mrs. Mac Bell (Betty Ann)- Crown 

1983 Mrs. Wayne Raska (Sherrie)- Silver Spur 

1984 Mrs. Jerry Brown (Jean)- Sandia Belles 

1985 Mrs. Hart Ponder (Linda)- Corriente 

1986 Mrs. Dub Martin (Barbara) –D- Silver Spur 

1987 Mrs. Bill Sauble (Debbie)- Silver Spur 

1988 Mrs. Jerry Witte (Fita)- RoadRunner 

1989 Mrs. Jim Wagner (Barbara)- Otero 

1990 Mrs. J.W. Pepper (Betty)- Lariat 

1991 Mrs. Sarge Moore (Genora)- RoadRunner 

1992 Ms. Viola Jeffers –D- Silver Spur 

1993 Mrs. Charlie Lee (Jean)- Otero 

1994 Mrs. Jack Robertson (Ella) RoadRunner 

1995 Mrs. J. Heimann (Owaissa)- Lariat 

1996 Mrs. Wally Ferguson (Anne)- Canyon 

1997 Mrs. James Sowers (Pearl)- Lariat 

1998 Mrs. Bob Marrs (Inez)- Corriente 

1999 Mrs. Gayland Townsend (Patty)- Berrendo 

2000 Mrs. Wayne Lindsey (Kay)- ChuckWagon 

2001 Ms. Evelyn Yates- Sacaton & Copper 

2002 Mrs. Jeff Witte (Janet)- Mesilla Valley 

2003 Mrs. Brian Green (Lyn)- ChuckWagon 

2004 Dr. Kathryn Malcom-Callis- Lariat 

2005 Mrs. David Kincaid (Joan)- Yucca 

2006 Mrs. Mark Barrow (Toni)- Chuckwagon 

2007 Mrs. Leslie Bond (Estelle)- Otero 

2008 Mrs. Bob Ricklefs (Rachel)- Silver Spur 

2009 Mrs. Phil Bidegain (Yetta) 

2010 Ms. Frieda Havens- Broomtails 

2011 Mrs. R.L. Posey (Patty)- Otero 

2012 Mrs. Hugh B. McKeen (Marge)- Frisco 

2013 Mrs. Joe Bill Nunn (Lauren)- BorderBelles 

2014 Mrs. Jarrold (Jary) C. Rupe (Debi)- Otero 

2015 Mrs. Gary Hathorn (Shelly)- Silver Spur 

2016 Mrs. Preston Stone (Willa)- Corriente

2017 Mrs. Carolyn Chance- Chuckwagon

2018 Mrs. Linda Davis- Silver Spur

2019 Mrs. Casey Spradley- Broomtails


PRESIDENT - Sandra Lacy - cowbellringing@yahoo.com

PRESIDENT ELECT - Jacinda Price - spriceandjprice@gmail.com

VICE PRESIDENT - Vonda Frost - vondacfrost@gmail.com

TREASURER - Stephanie Avent - treasurer.nmcb@gmail.com

SECRETARY - Michelle Greeman - mgreeman12@yahoo.com

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