BCTC-NARA’s Remi Bellocq named to K.E.E.P. Board of Directors

Published on Jan 10, 2017

Photo of Remi BellocqRemi Bellocq, executive director of equine programming at the North American Racing Academy (BCTC-NARA), has been named to the Board of Directors for the Kentucky Equine Education Project (K.E.E.P.).

K.E.E.P. creates awareness of the benefits of Kentucky’s horse economy and promotes jobs and economic opportunities for Kentuckians. This is accomplished by increasing state advocacy and promotion of the Kentucky horse industry, attracting new horse industry interests in the state, and expanding existing state horse economy programs for all breeds.

“This appointment will allow me to raise and keep awareness of the importance of NARA and BCTC as a critical source of workforce training for a key industry here in Kentucky,” said Bellocq.

About NARA Originally launched by the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, NARA is now part of BCTC and remains the most successful accredited career and training program offering one-year certificates and two-year associates degrees in support of the horse racing and breeding industries.

For more information about BCTC-NARA, visit www.bluegrass.kctcs.edu/nara/[BROKEN LINK]