World Dairy Expo® announced via The Dairy Show, Expo’s podcast, the slate of 16 judges selected to evaluate North America’s finest dairy cattle at World Dairy Expo, September 28 through October 2, 2021. Official judges were voted on by 2019 Dairy Cattle Show Exhibitors. Meanwhile, associate judges were once again nominated by the corresponding official judge and reviewed by selection committees. The complete roster was then approved by Expo’s Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Committee. These individuals bring a global perspective to Expo’s world-renowned show in Madison, Wisconsin.
The group of judges for the 54th World Dairy Expo is as follows:
- International Ayrshire Show
Official: Michael Creek, Hagerstown, Md.
Associate: Jamie Howard, Burgessville, Ontario, Canada
- International Brown Swiss Show
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis.
Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio
- International Guernsey Show
Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis.
Associate: Glyn Lucas, Dumfries Galloway, Scotland
Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore.
Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada
- International Junior Holstein Show
Official: Brandon Ferry, Hilbert, Wis.
Associate: Tyler Reynolds, Corfu, N.Y.
- International Jersey Show
Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis.
Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio
- International Milking Shorthorn Show
Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo.
Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.
- International Red & White Show
Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada
Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada