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Richard W. Palmer, Daisy Phipps Pulito and Beverly R. Steinman named to National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s Board of Trustees

Richard W. Palmer, Daisy Phipps Pulito and Beverly R. Steinman have been named to the Board of Trustees of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. All three were previously members of the Museum’s Advisory Board. The appointments were announced by Gretchen Jackson, President of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame.

 

Palmer has been involved in racing as an owner since 1972 and as a breeder since 1990. His best horse to date is Billy Come Lately, winner of the 1974 Massachusetts Handicap. Palmer has more than 40 years experience in the investment management business as a portfolio manager and vice president at T. Rowe Price, vice president and partner at Alex Brown Investment Management and as partner at Brown Advisory after its purchase of Alex Brown Investment Management in 2008. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees at McDaniel College in Westminster, Md.

 

Phipps Pulito, a member of The Jockey Club, is an owner in the Phipps Stable and serves as its racing manager. She serves a member of the board of directors of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (TOBA). Previously, she worked in a variety of television production capacities through the years with CBS Sports, The Golf Channel and NTRA/Breeders’ Cup.

 

Steinman has enjoyed success in racing as an owner and breeder with both steeplechase and flat runners, including graded stakes winners Colstar and Grand Nord. She is chairman of each of the seven Steinman Enterprises companies, which includes Lancaster Newspapers Inc., Delmarva Broadcasting Co., and Lancaster Farming Inc. Steinman also serves as chairman of the National Steeplechase Association.