The UKPHA Committee

Helena Ryan


Helena has picked up the baton from Sue Painter to lead the UK PHA club into its next exciting chapter. Helena is just as passionate about the breed and has been flying the UK PHA flag at many shows and events over the recent years.

Lou Fryer

Vice President

Lou is a founder member of UK PHA and has been our Vice President since we formed the club. He is a horseman through and through and his passion is for stock horses. Through his Medicine Hat Stock Horses Stud, Lou, supports the club with various perpetual trophies and also sponsors the UK PHA Special Rosettes at our annual gathering and our Year-end Awards.

Claire Hunsley


Claire has been a UKPHA member since 2003 and has held various positions on the Board. In 2019 Claire took over as Treasurer and is also a UKPHA Director. To add to her work Claire is also our Rep for the Midlands and a regular contributor to our Journal. You will see Claire at many shows flying the flag for the Paint Horse breed with her young Paint ….

Tess White


Tess is a relatively new member to the UKPHA family. Together with her Paint ‘Dun Zipn Around’ Tess has been attending shows and clinics for a few years and she has now joined the committee as secretary. Her roles include membership and email mail-outs as well as a point of contact for our annual Gathering.