Our SheHeroes

Georganne Hale

“Georganne and I have been professional peers for the past 30+ years, but not until I came to the Maryland Jockey Club was I able to appreciate what she does. The consummate professional with the respect of the Maryland horsemen, she is affectionately known as the Queen of Maryland Racing.  Georganne dedicates her life to Maryland racing and its participants. She has been an integral part of much of the success of Maryland racing. She loves what she does, from helping create the race programs to seeing that the horses have a full life post-racing. It has been a pleasure to work with her and glean the history of Maryland racing from her.” Sal Sinatra – President and General Manager, Maryland Jockey Club   “I heard about Georganne years before I met her. I was working with Holly Robinson at Payson Park and she and Tracy Afftfield would talk about