As a small child, Colby Hubble attended the fair with her family and learned to love every aspect of it. She could always be found at the horse barns spending time with her grandfather, the late Mehrle Wachter, who was the race secretary during the fair. Ms. Hubble, a Frederick County native, developed a true appreciation for the harness racing program. She trains horses at the fairgrounds on a daily basis year-round and races horses at harness tracks in the Mid-Atlantic region.
A graduate of Hood College with a Masters Degree in Business Administration, Ms. Hubble is a self-employed registered sanitarian. She is a member of the United States Trotting Association, the Maryland Standard bred Breeder’s Association, and the Cloverleaf Standard bred Owners Association. As a board member of the Frederick County Agricultural Society Inc. and the fair board, Ms. Hubble utilizes her various skills to assist in promoting and maintaining the traditions of The Great Frederick Fair. She serves as chair of the fair’s Marketing and Sponsorship Committee, and is a member of Rental and Farm & Garden committees.