Abigail Shipley will join the American Hereford Association and its subsidiary entity, Hereford Publications Inc., as the new creative services coordinator.
Shipley will assist with and manage HPI projects and will be responsible for coordinating projects to meet print deadlines.
Shipley is a 2016 graduate of Missouri State University where she obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in agricultural communications. Prior to joining AHA and HPI, she served as a freelance writer for the Carbon Media Group and the office manager for Show Me Agri-Comm. Shipley was also active in the Missouri State University Cattlemen’s Association and Collegiate Farm Bureau.
“We are excited to welcome Abigail to the Hereford team,” said Caryn Vaught, HPI production manager. “Her cattle background and production experience will be a tremendous asset to our breeders in this position.”
Shipley will join the staff in the Kansas City, Mo. office on Sept. 19.