Mississippi Amateur Quarter Horse Association
2017 Dixie National Essay Scholarship Winner
(donated by MAQHA)
Emily Katherine Wasson is the 18 year old daughter of Walt and Mary Kayherine Wasson. Emily currently serves as the president of the MQHYA and has been an active member since the age of 13. After graduating from Madison Central High School in May, Emily plans to continue her education at the University of Southern Mississippi as a Luckyday Foundation Citizenship Scholar and pursue a degree in Nursing.
MISSION STATEMENT FOR THE MISSISSIPPI QUARTER HORSE ASSOCIATION: To provide beneficial member services that enhance and encourage Quarter Horse ownership and participation. To generate growth of MQHA membership through marketing, promotion, advertisement, publicity, and education regarding the American Quarter Horse.