The Delta County Fair & Rodeo is run by a dedicated group of volunteers who are appointed to the Fair Board on rotating terms from across Delta County including the areas of Delta, Surface Creek and the North Fork Valley. Below is the current slate of Board Members for 2017-2018.
The Junior Market Livestock Sale Committee is a sub-committee of the Fair Board that has its own by-laws and bank account and is open to members of the public, business owners and parents to join.
The role of the JMLSC is to annually plan and direct the Junior Market Livestock Sale at the Delta County Fair and coordinate with buyers and ensure the sale runs smoothly. The JMLSC makes recommendations for rules to the Fair Board related to the Sale and Livestock Shows and they receive all funds from the Market Livestock Sale and issue all checks. To get notices of the committee and to join, email Secretary Teresa Burns.
President - Gary Peebles
Vice President- Joyce Conger
Secretary - Teresa Burns
Treasurer - Dorothy Jean Mergelman
The Rules Committee meets and reviews the Rules & Regulations of the Delta County Fair each year to add, delete or modify rules to address issues, or adjust to industry standards for livestock. The Rules Committee also hears official complaints as outlined in the Grievance Section of the Fair Book.
Chair: Jarod Keller
Members: Lance Kappel, Kris Stewart, Chad Mitchell, Amy Miller, Ryan Bates, Mariah Wood & Teresa Burns
The Sponsorship Committee is responsible for drafting the annual sponsorship packet and sending it out to businesses and individuals to sponsor the fair. Upon receipt of funds, the Sponsorship Committee designates the funds per event and reports back to the board of how much money has come in for each event so we the board can stay on budget for the management of the Fair.
Chair - Kris Stewart
Members: Amy Miller, Dr. Jennifer Craig, Chad Mitchell
The Entertainment Committee is responsible for the Planning and Coordination of all main entertainment events that take place at the Delta County Fair. This includes everything from the Ticket Booth to the planning of the Rodeos and Demolition Derby.
Rodeos: Ryan Bates
Tickets: Kelly Korth
Royalty: Teresa Burns
Junior Rodeo: Amy Shiflet
Demolition Derby: Kristi St. Clair and Chance Fischer
The Beer Garden Committee is responsible for the coordination and planning of the Beer Garden at the Delta County Fair.
Chair: Kirby Clock
Members: Kristi St. Clair, Andy Braslin