USDA Secretary Makes Beef Board Appointments

USDA Secretary Mike Johanns announced new appointments to the Cattlemen's Beef Promotion Board.

USDA Secretary Mike Johanns announced new appointments to the Cattlemen's Beef Promotion Board. Among the beef-producer appointments are: Judy Prosser, AZ.; Jack Cowley and Richard Nock, CA; Roger Evans, CO; Jeffrey Clausen and Robert Johnson, IA; Jerald Bohn and Don Hullman, KS; T. Barrett Porter, LA; Charles Markley, MI; Aquilla Ward, Mid-Atlantic; John Schafer, MN; Charles Hull, MS; Jerry King, MO; Kristy Lage and David Lamb, NE; Preston Wright, NV; Margaret McKeen, NM; Roger Pendleton, NC; Lucinda Williams, Northeast; Bill Boyer, OK; Allen Walth and Myron Williams, SD; Jennifer Senn, Southeast; Robert Reviere, Jr., TN.; Peter Case, Justin Dauer, Charles Kiker III, and Walter Lasley, TX; Richard Nielson, UT; Mark Riechers and Nancy Thomas, WI.; Dianne Kirkbride, WY. Appointed to represent importers were: Lawrence Bryant, VA; Greg Silpe, CT; and Michelle Gorman, MD.
-- P. Scott Shearer, Washington, D.C., correspondent