Standing Committees

The Pyramid Society’s committees are vital to our ongoing success in providing excellent opportunities for current members and reaching out to future members. Read more about each committee below and see who to contact for more information.




The Education Committee coordinates and implements several unsurpassed educational opportunities each year; including the Egyptian Event seminars, the National Egyptian Breeders’ Conference and other prominent symposiums and workshops.
Subcommittees include: National Breeders' Conference, and Reference Handbook.
Keri Wright, Cariswood Arabians - Chair
Gail Mailloux, Two Silos Farm, TPS Board Liaison to The Pyramid Foundation & Chair of Foundation's Regional activities


The Finance Committee maintains principles and policies to assure the organization continually operates in a financially sound and responsible manner.
Subcommittees include: Investments.
Omar Sakr, Sakr Arabians - Chair
Mary Ellen Chavez, Sonrisa Farms


Budgetary development and oversight of all fund-raising activities, including Event sponsorships and all earmarked projects.
Subcommittees include: Egyptian Event Sponsorships, Art Auctions, Sponsorships, and Additional Activies.
Omar Sakr, Sakr Arabians - Chair
Gail Mailloux, Two Silos Farm


The Marketing Committee works toward continuously expanding visibility for the Egyptian Arabian horse, The Pyramid Society and the Egyptian Event through contemporary branding and targeted promotional efforts.
Subcommittees include: Publications, Show Exhibits, International Outreach and Website.
Rebecca Rogers, Kehilan Arabians - Chair
Cynthia Culbertson, El Miladi Stud
The Membership Committee is comprised of over a dozen members who have come together with a shared devotion and the goal of encouraging a stronger sense of community among Pyramid Society members. Committee members will also serve as mentors, supporting the membership and encouraging and coordinating member interaction.
Do you have questions, suggestions, or the desire for more networking with other members in your area? Contact the committee member listed below for your state. They'll be delighted to hear from you!
Jaleen Hacklander, Hadaya Arabians - Chair


The Show Committee works to produce a successful, world-class experience each year for The Society's members and all Egyptian Event attendees.
Subcommittees include: Horse Show, Show Ring Decorations, All Egyptian Event Activities, and Yough Activies
Lisa Cifrese, Thornewood Farm - Chair
Jill Spizale,  J&J Arabians


Omar Sakr, Sakr Arabians - Chair

Gail Mailloux, Two Silos Farm

Cynthia Culbertson, El Miladi Stud