Interview with Valerie Kleinheitz

  • Identifier2016oh019
  • Date7/15/2016
  • InterviewerFoster, Tabitha
  • IntervieweeKleinheitz, Valerie
  • DescriptionValerie Kleinheitz discusses her love for Mountain Horses and the work that goes into the associations that represent them. In particular, she details her volunteer work with the Kentucky Mountain Horse Association, and her role on the board of the United Mountain Horse Association. Kleinheitz also provides keen insights into the challenges of organizing horse associations and horse shows.
  • LocationLexington, KY
  • Duration1:03:14
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives; Crabbe Library; Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions; rights and permission to publish.
  • IndexerSamantha Macfarlane
  • Funding SourceThe Appalachian Horse Oral History Project interviews and transcriptions were funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Valerie Kleinheitz,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed April 15, 2024,