PLTA President -- Tom Seifert

As President of the Board of Directors, Tom is the leader of the Association. Tom works to inspire a common vision for the Association and its work, supervises and directs its business and affairs, and is the spokesperson and advocate for the Association with the public. As President Tom acts as a convener and leader for the Board, which as a group provides feedback and direction to him. Tom is a qualified PLTA certifier. He has served on the Board of Directors as secretary and has shown an unwavering commitment to the organization's mission. Tom is an active packer with years of llamapacking experience  in Idaho's Rocky Mountains. He can be reached at

PLTA Vice President -- John Fant

As PLTA vice President, John has full knowledge of the organization and is ready to step in to fill the presidency if necessary. As a Director at Large John demonstrated the passion, idealism, integrity, positive attitude, mission-driven attitude necessary for a PLTA officer. John is a PLTA certifier. He teaches packing workshops and is currently  updating and revising the Packer's Primer program for training beginning llama packers. John is an avid llama packer.  Every year he helps organize the Mt. Hope race in Colorado. He brings tremendous enthusians and support for new llama packers to the PLTA. John can be reached at

Secretary -- Vacant

Tom Seifert is currently filling the secretary role until an new person assumes the position. The secretary is in charge of keeping track of PLTA information. He oversees membership, as well as Pack Trail and Challenge sanctioning and data management  Tom can be reached at

PLTA Treasurer -- Jen Hood

 Jen Hood has recently accepted the position of treasurer. Jen has demonstrated her commitment to the PLTA through her service as chair of the Pack Trial Governance Committee, a position she continues to hold. Jen is skilled in fiscal matters. As PLTA treasurer she recieves and processes payments and manages financial accounts. She may be contacted at

Director at Large -- Roy Williams

Roy has recently joined the Board. Roy is an enthusiastic packer and promoter of working llamas. He can be reached at

Director at Large -- Greg Hall

Greg has recently joined the Board. He has many years of experience breeding and training llamas. He can be reached at

Director at Large -- Laura Steere

Laura has recently joined the Board. Laura is an enthusiastic packer and promoter of working llamas. She can be reached at