Darran Robertson ,41, from Peaster, Texas has been fighting bulls professionally for 13-14 years for Stace Smith. Darran has done most all of Stace's rodeos that he has produced across the country. He has been nominated for Bullfighter of the Year on 3 different occasions, and been voted as a one of the Top Five Bullfighters in the PRCA 3 times. He has worked large rodeos in Pecos, TX, Jackson MS, Arcadia FL, Guymon, OK, Springdale, AR, San Angelo, TX, and Ogden, UT.
Cody Emerson, 29 is from Jonesboro Arkansas and resides in Marble Falls, Texas with his wife Sierra. He has been fighting bulls for 11 years. He has worked for Frontier Rodeo, Silver Creek Rodeo, Universal Rodeo and Stace Smith Rodeo Company. He was the 2012 World Champion Freestyle Bullfighter, 2012 Bucking Stock Sale Permit Champion Bullfighter, 2015 Salinas California Freestyle Champion, 2015 James Pierce Invitational IronMan Champion, and a 2017 PRCA Freestyle Bullfighting National Finals Qualifier.
Ronald Burton brings over 15 years of experience as a rodeo clown and entertainer, and has thrilled rodeo fans throughout the United States. He is known for his family-friendly humor and comedy acts, which has earned him the honorable distinction, CPRA Contract Act of the Year 7 years in a row (2011-2017).
Ronald has appeared on ABC's Extreme Home Makeover Home Edition, Discovery Channel's Battleground Earth, and he is featured in the Coca-Cola advertisement for the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards. Ronald is also starring in a documentary film that chronicles his life as a rodeo clown, called "Man in the Can."
Associations: PRCA, CPRA, UPRA
Rider grew up as a 5th generation cowboy, he was competing in Youth and Little Britches Rodeos as far back as anyone can remember. He won his first buckle when he was just 5 years old. He was given a Will Rodgers trick roping kit for Christmas when he was nine. Rider would push the living room furniture back and watch instructional videos over and over until he mastered each trick. He started performing locally the next summer and by the time he turned 11, he was performing in professional rodeos.
Awards: 2x World Champion All Around Western Performer; 4x World Champion Trick Roper; and 2x World Champion Gun Spinning Titles.
bio from: riderkiesnerentertainment.com
Jeff Lee is a proud NWA native and calls Siloam Springs, AR home.
He’s quickly becoming a professional announcing voice sought after in the rodeo and equine industry. This year Jeff Lee will have the distinction of being the only PRCA announcer from Arkansas that has announced the Rodeo of the Ozarks. Oddly enough, he is probably one of the only rodeo announcers to ever have the pleasure of being requested to work on tour with the World Famous Harlem Globetrotters!
His accomplishments also include: Announcing the World’s Richest Barrel Racing Futurity, The Old Fort Days Barrel Racing Futurity and Derby, voiced the ABBI/PBR American Heritage in Guthrie, OK and is an announcer for the World’s Largest and Richest Youth Rodeo located in Shawnee, OK.