The Greater Columbus Sports Commission has partnered with the American Kennel Club, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to upholding the integrity of its Registry, promoting the sport of purebred dogs and breeding for type and function. Brandi Hunter Munden, VP of Public Relations and Communications, has joined the Sports Commission Board of Commissioners.

Founded in 1884, the AKC® and its affiliated organizations advocate for the purebred dog as a family companion, advance canine health and well-being, work to protect the rights of all dog owners and promote responsible dog ownership.