Dear NTCA Members,

A 2025 National Specialty judges nomination ballot was mailed to all voting members in late April. In order for your nomination ballot to be considered, it must be returned in the included ballot envelope and must be postmarked no later than Thursday, May 25, 2023. Any nominations ballot returned with a postmark after May 25, 2023 will not be considered. If you have any questions about the nomination process, please contact Lark Shlimbaum at


Amanda Kozora
NTCA Corresponding Secretary