The Fremont County Fair Board has a new chairwoman

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Amy Hamilton of Hudson was elected chair of the Fremont County Fair Board by the board members during the January board meeting. Other elected officers include: Bobby Lane, vice-chair; Kati Anderson, secretary; Patty O’Connor, treasurer; Barney Cosner, Fair Director.

Hamilton’s responsibilities will include overseeing over 800 events at the facility throughout the year, as well as the 100th Fremont County Fair in July.

Activities Hamilton will oversee include the three-day Spring Fair May 31 – June 2; the 100th Fremont County Fair, July 27-August 3; and the Wind River PRCA Rodeo Roundup, July 29-30.

Hamilton was born and raised in Fremont County. She attended Central WyomingCollege. She and her husband operate a farming operation, featuring beef cattle and hay.

Hamilton has been married to her husband Dale for 34 years. They have three sons, Brady (Brandi), Jared (Jennifer), and Lance (Cori), and 5 grandchildren.