Elizabeth Hedley Appointed New Executive Director of the Willowdale Steeplechase
- July 17, 2021
- By Staff Writers
KENNETT SQUARE, Pa.--Elizabeth Hedley has been announced as the new Executive Director of Willowdale Steeplechase, a top rated, recognized steeplechase in Chester County.
Hedley replaces retiring Race Director Leslie (White) Carpenter who served for a total of almost 10 years.
During her tenure, the Willowdale Steeplechase has developed into a world class steeplechase event and contributions from sponsors and benefactors have grown significantly.
Race Chairman W. B. Dixon Stroud, Jr., and the Board of Directors of the Willowdale Steeplechase welcomed Elizabeth Hedley as their new Executive Director.
“We’re excited to have Elizabeth join us as the new leader of our Willowdale team,” said Race Chairman Stroud. “Her efforts with Brandywine Polo over the past few years have produced terrific results, and we expect her to have the same success with the Willowdale Steeplechase.”