ACA Office Team

Gabrielle Franklin
Operations Manager

1. When did you join the ACA Office Team?
March 2017.
2. What do you like most about campdrafting?
The quality of the people involved in the sport; everyone is so helpful, friendly and working towards a common goal.
3. What are your hobbies?
In the past I would have said riding horses; however in recent years I have taken a break to focus on some other pursuits, like buying a small property and undertaking renovations.
4. What type of music do you listen to?
I love most types of music; indie, country and rock music are my favourite.
5. What campdraft would be your favourite?
Roma Golden Hobbles. I know I am biased, but I am extremely passionate about the local community where I live, and about shopping local – events like this do wonders for the town.
6. Who is your favourite campdrafting horse?
The mare that I buy in a couple of years when I resume riding. I haven’t met her yet but I know she will special and long awaited.
7. How would you describe yourself in three words?
Determined and hardworking.

Katie Taylor
Project Lead

1. When did you join the ACA Office Team?
May 2019.
2. What do you like most about campdrafting?
I am a horse-lover at heart and enjoy all sports. As a competitors, I love the adrenaline that goes with campdrafting but I also thoroughly enjoy being a spectator and can appreciate the quality horsemanship that goes with the sport.
3. What are your hobbies?
Mostly Polocrosse and Showjumping – I also love horse sport photography when I am not in the saddle and have recently taken quite a shine to gardening in my spare time.
4. What type of music do you listen to?
Country music.
5. What campdraft would be your favourite?
Tooloombilla.
6. Who is your favourite campdrafting horse?
Carrigans Betterman (family stallion) – he won me my first blue ribbon and ran my first 90!
7. How would you describe yourself in three words?
Motivated, independent and passionate.

Georgie Horsley
Admin Lead

1. When did you join the ACA Office Team?
September 2021.
2. What do you like most about campdrafting?
The people are by far the best part.
3. What are your hobbies?
Gardening, teaching my little dog tricks and spending time with my family. I guess riding my horses too, but that doesn’t happen as much as I’d like now that I live in town and they don’t.
4. What type of music do you listen to?
Country.
5. What campdraft would be your favourite?
ACA National Finals.
6. Who is your favourite campdrafting horse?
I know it’s very unoriginal, but how do you pick just one?
7. How would you describe yourself in three words?
Organised and bubbly.

Grace Jamieson
Receptionist

1. When did you join the ACA Office Team?
March 2020.
2. What do you like most about campdrafting?
I admire the people involved in the sport. Most people always reach out to help others and cheer each other on – that’s what drafting is all about.
3. What are your hobbies?
I am obviously obsessed with my horses and campdrafting; however, I also have a small photography business (GM Photography) and am an accredited Equine Emmett Therapist.
4. What type of music do you listen to?
Nothing goes better than country.
5. What campdraft would be your favourite?
It would have to be the local drafts – love and enjoy Injune, Mitchell and Eumamurrin.
6. Who is your favourite campdrafting horse?
I would have to say my own mare Quest and a few young ones I have coming up!
7. How would you describe yourself in three words?
Passionate, creative and organised.

Greta Keene

Magazine Coordinator

1. When did you join the ACA Office Team?
April 2020.
2. What do you like most about campdrafting?
I enjoy many things about campdrafting; however, I really like being able to draft horses that you have got going yourself and do well on them, especially your own horse. I also enjoy being able to catch up with my friends. 
3. What are your hobbies?
Working my horses and spending time with my friends  family.
4. What type of music do you listen to?
I listen to all music, but country is my favourite.
5. What campdraft would be your favourite?
I really enjoy the North Queensland campdrafts because they have a really great atmosphere and I also really like the Injune Golden Bit Campdraft because it is my hometown draft.
6. Who is your favourite campdrafting horse?
I would have to say my own mare Quest and a few young youngs I have coming up!
7. How would you describe yourself in three words?
Passionate, creative and organised.