Press Release: Western Stock Show Association Holds Annual Meeting of the Members

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DENVER, CO – The Western Stock Show Association (WSSA) (dba, National Western Stock Show) welcomed the membership back to the historic Stadium Arena for the in-person Annual Meeting of the Members, on the afternoon of May 12, 2022.   Douglas L. Jones was elected to serve a third term as Chairman of the Board. Acceptance of Association officers includes Vice Chairman Barth Whitham, Secretary Mark Gustafson, and Treasurer Bruce Wagner. Pete Coors continues as Chairman of the Capital Campaign, raising funds to be contributed by the Association to the National Western Center project and the WSSA Legacy Building, the future world headquarters of the Association.

Acceptance of the current members of the Board of Directors includes Sue Anschutz-Rodgers, Terrance Carroll, Justin Cumming, Don Elliman, Brooke Fox, Dr. Tony Frank, George “Buck” Hutchison, Michael Long, Guy McEndaffer, Nancy Tuor, Ron Williams, and President and CEO, Paul Andrews. Patrick A. Grant continues as Chairman Emeritus and Dr. Marvin Beeman as Director Emeritus.

The meeting of members serves as a recap of the 2022 National Western Stock Show and a projection of future goals for the Association. 

The 117th National Western Stock Show will occur at the National Western Complex on January 7-22, 2023. Tickets will go on sale in early Fall.

About the National Western Stock Show
Established in 1906, the National Western Stock Show is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that provides college and graduate-level scholarships in agricultural science, business, and rural medicine. It is our mission to serve producers and consumers throughout the world by being the premier annual livestock show and center for year-round events. The 16-day show in January also serves as an entertainment arena, hosting one of the world’s richest regular season professional rodeos, world-class horse shows, prestigious Coors Western Art Show, family, educational events, and Colorado’s largest western trade show. For more information, visit