Heather Petersen - Competition Manager/SecretaryUSEF Technical Delegate, FEI Level 1 Steward, USDF Region 5 Director, Member of USDF Competition Management, Awards and By Laws Committees, Secretary of the 2003, 2005, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016 and upcoming 2017 USDF Region 5 Championships, upcoming 2017 USDF Region 4 Championships, 2003-2017 RMDS Championships; Secretary and co-organizer for the Paragon CDI *** and the Estes Park CDI***, secretary/manager for many other successful national competitions and Past President of RMDS. Petersen has organized 4 USDF L programs, 2 USEF ``r`` Dressage Judge programs, several educational symposiums and assisted with the 2004 USDF National Trainers' Conference organization. Petersen's attention to detail and understanding of the rules of the equestrian road is blended by her determination to deliver an accurate and encouraging product. She has rightfully earned the reputation as a ``can-do`` leader in the RMDS organization, and is not easily daunted by well-worn ways of working. Her many years of management within the McDonalds Francisee give her a very thorough knowledge of business, budgeting and the corporate world.