02/04/2013 5:48PM

New York Thoroughbred Breeders seats 2013 board


New York Thoroughbred Breeders held its first meeting of the year on Monday, re-electing two key positions on its board.

The board unanimously re-elected Thomas J. Gallo III to serve as board vice president and Vivien Malloy as secretary-treasurer to two-year terms in their respective positions. President Barry Ostrager will serve the second year of a two-year term in 2013.

New to the board is Mallory Mort, who was elected last year to serve a two-year term beginning in 2013. Mort is the manager of Gallagher’s Stud in Ghent, N.Y.

The complete NYTB board for 2013:
-- Jerry Bilinski, D.V.M., owner of Waldorf Farm and Equine Medical Center in North Chatham, N.Y.
-- Chester Broman, owner of Chestertown Farm in Chestertown , N.Y.
-- Lois Engel, owner of Pucker Ridge Farm in Warrensburg , N.Y.
-- Thomas J. Gallo, III, founder and managing owner of Parting Glass Racing and Thomas J. Gallo III Sales Agency, and owner of Blue Stone Farm in Cambridge, N.Y.
-- Michael Lischin, owner of Dutchess Views Farm, in Pine Plains, N.Y.
-- Vivien Malloy, owner of Edition Farm in Waccabuc, N.Y.
-- Mallory Mort, manager of Gallagher’s Stud in Ghent
-- Joanne T. Nielsen, owner of Sunnyfield Farm in Bedford, N.Y.
-- Suzie O’Cain, co-manager Highcliff Stallions in Stillwater, N.Y.
-- Barry R. Ostrager, majority owner of Questroyal North in Stillwater.
-- Chris Purdy, D.D.S., owner of Ivy League Farm in Ithaca, N.Y.