The NKCUSA is dedicated to upholding the integrity of its animals, promoting the sport of purebred dogs, and breeding for type, temperament, and function. Founded in 1997, the NKCUSA advocates for the purebred dog as a family companion; pursues the advancement of canine health and well-being; and works to protect the rights of all dogs and dog owners by promoting responsible dog ownership.

Stanley van Hemert
Angela Stritt
Lucinda Paganin

Vice President



Cheryl Miedema
Board of Directors
Nancy Melone
Barry Rinker
Chris Carroll
Rachel Burzi
Terri Habeck VanSchyndel
Rachael Mulnix
Steve Douglas