Reindeer Owners and Breeder Association ...........Annual Meeting and Confrences ...........March 14th, 15th and 16th, 2019 ...........


Reindeer Owners and Breeders Association








Reindeer .... Not just for Santa anymore !

Established in 1992 ROBA (Reindeer Owners and Breeders Association) recently celebrated another Anniversary.

With members through out the United States and Canada it remains the largest organization of its type in North America. There are also reindeer contacts and members abroad, which help make this collective a part of the global reindeer community.

Dedicated to the advancement of public awareness of reindeer, ROBA also supplies the membership with reindeer education, research, and conservation. These goals help to develop and enhance the abilities of members to maintain healthy herds and reindeer business operations.  

Board of Directors:

At Large - Mike Jablonski, (President) Hamburg, New York
At Large - Kyle Wilson, (Vice President) Knoxville, Tennessee
Central Region - Jeff Phillips, Hartford, Wisconsin
Alaska Region - Greg Finstad, Fairbanks, Alaska
East Region - Dan Downs, (Treasurer) La Rue, Ohio
East Region - Vincent Zarate, Easton, Pennsylvania
North Region - Garth Sherwood, Napanee, Ontario, Canada
West Region - Cindy Murdoch, Marcola, Oregon
At Large - Dr. Mike Cary, Pine City, New York
At Large - Daryl Simon, Lake Crystal, Minnesota

Correspondence Office

Reindeer Owners and Breeders Association
P O Box 883
Lake Crystal, MN 56055 U.S.A.
phone - (507) 726-6996