At the Annual Meeting of the American Kennel Club on March 10, 2015, the AKC Board of Directors Class of 2019 was elected. The three Directors elected were:
- Dr. Carmen L. Battaglia, Delegate from the German Shepherd Dog Club of America.
- Dr. Thomas M. Davies, Delegate from the Springfield Kennel Club, Inc.
- Steven D. Gladstone, Delegate from the Waterloo Kennel Club, Inc.
In addition, Ronald H. Menaker (Memphis Kennel Club, Inc.) was elected as the Chairman of the Board and Carl C. Ashby III (United States Kerry Blue Terrier Club, Inc.) was elected as the Vice Chairman of the Board at a meeting of the AKC Board of Directors, convened after the Delegates Meeting.
The Board of Directors of the American Kennel Club is also pleased to announce the re-election of executive officers Dennis B. Sprung (President and Chief Executive Officer), James P. Crowley (Executive Secretary), and Joseph Baffuto (Chief Financial Officer).