Jackie joined the LKA Committee in 1989 and remains the youngest ever elected to LKA. At the show she is one of the team of Group Stewards and in June 2015 was elected Vice-Chairman of the Committee.
She has a lifetimes experience in dogs and show administration. Aged 13 she was winner of Junior Handler of the Year showing a Miniature Poodle who became the family’s first Champion. Her Michandy kennel have owned/bred 27 Champions among them winners of Pup of the Year, PetPlan Junior of the Year, Champion Stakes, Top Utility, many Groups (including LKA) and Best in Shows. Jackie is a Breed Club Secretary, has been the Breed Columnist for Dog World since 1990, awards CC’s in eleven Breeds and is approved to judge the Utility Group at Championship Show level.