At the Annual Meeting of the American Kennel Club (AKC) on March 14 the AKC Board of Directors Class of 2021 was elected. The four directors elected were:
- Rita J. Biddle, Esq., Delegate from the Ingham County Kennel Club.
- Dominic P. Carota, Delegate from the Pharaoh Hound Club of America.
- Thomas S. Powers, Delegate from the Kennel Club of Beverly Hills.
- Harvey M. Wooding, Delegate from the Westminster Kennel Club.
In addition, Ronald H. Menaker (Memphis Kennel Club) was re-elected as the chairman of the board and Thomas M. Davies (Springfield Kennel Club) was elected as the vice chairman of the board at a meeting of the AKC Board of Directors, convened after the Delegates Meeting.