Washington State Holstein Association

Want to join the State Association?  


​Joining the Washington State Holstein Association is easy and a great way to get involved with fellow Holstein enthusiasts in the state of Washington! 

Membership Dues for Adults are $30 per year plus an additional small fee for your registered cattle.  
Junior Memberships are $5.00
​Contact our Secretary for more details! 

board members

Chris Baginski, President 509-750-3408
Rich Hartzell, Vice-President 
425-327-7283
Laurel Bareman-Bosman, 

Secretary/Treasurer  360-318-4451 

Board of Directors:

Billy Adams  920-392-9452

Jackie Rupard  509-289-0313
Ron Boon  360-988-6654
Carol Young  360-880-7065
Stephanie Littrel  509-951-4207
Brock Ricci  425-345-6975
Eric Nelson   206-250-3231
Sherman Polinder 306-815-5078


Regional Holstein USA Representative:
Andrew King   360-981-3801


Junior Member Advisors:
Jodi McKay        425-343-3552  
wajrholstein@yahoo.com
Jackie Ruppard  509-289-0313

Mission Statement


The purposes for which this corporation is formed are as follows: to promote the association and co-operation of breeders of Holstein-Friesian cattle in the state of Washington; to advertise the good qualities and exceptional merits of the breed; to initiate, advertise, manage and conduct auction sales of dairy cattle and of real and personal property of all kinds in Washington and elsewhere; to urge just and rational legislation affecting the breeding of cattle and the business interests of breeders; and otherwise to advance the interest of the breeders of such cattle.