Committee Leadership

CHECKOFF COMMITTEES

Consumer Trust  

Janna Stubss, TX, Co-Chair (C)
Scott McGregor, IA, Co-Chair (F)

Export Growth

Clark Price, ND, Co-Chair (F)
Hugh Sanburg, CO, Co-Chair (C)

Innovations

Sarah Childs, FL, Co-Chair (C)
Buck Wehrbein, NE, Co-Chair (F)

Nutrition & Health

Jared Brackett, ID, Co-Chair (C)
Clay Burtrum, OK, Co-Chair (F)

Safety

Scott Niess, IA, Co-Chair (F)
Mike Smith, CA, Co-Chair (C)

 

Checkoff Working Groups

Market Research Working Group

Bill McDonalnd, VA, Co-Chair (F)
Dianne Kirkbride, WY, Co-Chair (C)

Investor Relations Working Group

Kristin Larson, MT, Co-Chair (F)
Jo Stanko, CO, Co-Chair (C)

 

KEY

F- Federation, C- Cattlemen's Beef Board


POLICY COMMITTEES

Ag & Food Policy

Dave DeLaney, TX, Chair 
Debbie Lyons-Blythe, KS, Vice Chair

Cattle Health & Well Being

Jimmy Holliman, AL, Chair 
Dale Grotelueschen, NE, Vice Chair 

Federal Lands

Rex Sacco, UT, Chair 
JJ Goicoechea, NV, Vice Chair

Live Cattle Marketing

Myron Williams, SD, Chair 
Steve Sunderman, NE, Vice Chair

International Trade 

Jason Zahn, ND, Chair 
Missy Bonds, TX, Vice Chair

Political Action

Mark Spurgin, NE, Chair 
Ed Greiman, IA Vice Chair

Property Rights/Envir.Mgt.

Tim Koopmann, CA,  Chair
Tom McDonald, TX, Vice Chair

Tax & Credit

Gene Coopenhaver, VA, Chair
Scott Peterson, NE, Vice Chair 

NCBA Membership

Joe Guild, NV, Chair 
Jerry Bohn, KS, Vice Chair  

 

ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE

Finance & Audit

Marty Smith, FL, Chair

Evaluation

Dawn Caldwell, NE, Co-Chair
Chuck Coffey
, OK, Co-Chair

Nominating

Phillip Ellis, WY, Chair 

Resolutions

Alisa Ogden, NM, Chair 
Mary Ann Kniebel, KS, Vice Chair 

 

COUNCILS

Livestock Marketing

Margaret Ann Smith, VA, Chair
To Fleming, WI, Vice Chair 

Allied Industry

Paul Parker, NJ, Chair

Product Council

Gail Venrick, OH, Chair 

Young Beef Leader Advisory Group

Ryan Miller, KY, Region I
Will Mayfield, TN, Region II
Austin Arndt, WI, Region III
Zac Pogue, OK, Region IV
Eamon O'Toole, WY, Region V
Jason Small, HI, Region VI
Keith Bryant, KS, Region VII

 

Additional Information

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