The US National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) announced at the end of March that its members re-elected JoAnn Brouillette [pictured], president and managing partner of Demeter LP, as NGFA chairman.
Beyond Brouillette, other industry officers who were re-elected to serve one-year terms include:
Greg Beck as NGFA first vice chairman. He is senior VP, Grain Division, CGB Enterprises, and Chris Boerm, as NGFA second vice chairman. He is president, global transportation, ADM.
New directors were elected to serve three-year terms on NGFA’s board. They include the following:
Matt Ashton, CEO, New Vision Cooperative. Augusto Bassanini, CEO, United Grain Corp. Gary Beachner, CEO, Beachner Grain Inc. Jeff Bechard, senior VP, grain, Central Valley Ag. Jean Bratton, CEO, Centerra Cooperative. Dawn Caldwell, head of government Affairs, Aurora Cooperative. Mark Cullen, senior VP, feed and livestock, The Equity. Chris Faust, MD, North America and country manager, USA, COFCO International Grains US LLC. Tom Fernandes, director of commodity finance, Grain Service Corp. Brian Gier, VP sales, Purina Animal Nutrition, LLC, Land O’Lakes Inc. Bill Krueger, president, trade and processing Group, The Andersons. Mike Tate, director, origination North America, Bunge North America Inc.