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Board of Directors

Judy Austin, Director

Judy Austin



Judy and her husband, Bill, were the owners/operators of Horse Cave’s Mammoth Onyx Cave. Judy founded the Kentucky Down Under animal park around Mammoth Onyx Cave and managed it for several decades. She was also closely involved with early efforts to establish the Horse Cave Theatre and served on the Hart County Tourism Board for many years. She is currently retired and lives in Houston, TX where she continues to support ACCA’s efforts.

The American Cave Conservation Association (ACCA) is a National 501 (c) 3 Nonprofit Organization.
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Judy Austin, Director