Abigail Klima joined NYTHA in April 2023 to handle Membership Services. She will assist owners, trainers, and their staff with information and guidance on all areas related to participation in New York racing, including licensing, registration, and credentialing. Additional responsibilities will include administering and supporting the New York Trainers Health Insurance Program (NYTHIP), the New York Jockey Injury Compensation Fund (NYJICF), Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority (HISA), and developing a new owners program.
A lifelong Virginian, Klima previously served as the Veterinary Manager for the Virginia Racing Commission. She is currently pursuing a Pre-Law and Policy degree from Liberty University.