Cynthia Culbertson, New Executive Director of The Pyramid Society

Cynthia Culbertson in Abu Dhabi19 April 2018,The Pyramid Society, Lexington, Kentucky ~ The Pyramid Society is pleased to announce that Cynthia Culbertson is assuming the position of Executive Director due to the retirement of the Society’s long-term Executive Director Anna Bishop as of September, 2018.

An enthusiast, breeder and historian of the Straight Egyptian Arabian for over 40 years, Cynthia has served in past positions on the Board of Directors of both The Pyramid Society and The Pyramid Foundation Inc., as well as worked with the Society on a variety of projects and publications over the past two decades. In addition to her equine-related work on various book, film and museum projects, Cynthia has more than twenty-five years experience in project management and management analysis for corporate, government and non-profit platforms in multi-cultural environments.

“I feel extremely honored by this opportunity,” states Cynthia. “Anna Bishop is simply irreplaceable and we have been so blessed as an organization by her loyalty and dedication over the years.”

While Cynthia is officially joining the Society as Executive Director, Anna has agreed to stay on in an advisory role during a transitional period through the 2018 Egyptian Event.

For nearly fifty years, The Pyramid Society has remained dedicated to the Straight Egyptian Arabian, striving to unite breeders, owners and enthusiasts to ensure these magnificent horses are appreciated around the world and preserved at the highest standards. “I want to assure the Society, its members, and all those who love these extraordinary horses that will do my very best for this great organization,” Cynthia concluded.

The Pyramid Society is a global membership organization dedicated to the Egyptian Arabian horse. Founded in 1969, it has maintained its mission to preserve, perpetuate and promote these unique and beautiful horses through educational venues, local and regional activities, international representation and an active online community. The Egyptian Event is the Society’s annual showcase of Straight Egyptian Arabians, featuring exciting competition and a variety of social and educational activities. The 38th Annual Egyptian Event will be held August 29 – September 1, 2018 at The Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky USA.
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