Committees

' 2017 BBU Standing and Special Committees

2017 STANDING COMMITTEES

Advertising and Public Relations Committee

Chair: J.C. Thompson, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Dwight Bertrand, LA
  • Cheryl Forte, AR
  • Jerry Glor, MO
  • Jeff Harlow, TX
  • Trey Johnson, AR
  • Larry Lairmore, AR
  • Barry Parker, TX
  • John Pierson, CA
  • Jerry Thomas, TN
  • Lynette Williams, TX

 


Breed Improvement Committee

Chair: Dr. Robert Williams, MS

Members:

  • Amy Ballard, TX
  • Dr. Erin Brown, TX
  • Mike Collier, TX
  • Dr. Jim Colvin, TX
  • Roger Fuller, TX
  • Dan A. Gattis, TX
  • Chris Kaufman, AR
  • Larry Lairmore, AR
  • Greg Lemke, AR
  • Barney Lowery, TX
  • Lawrence Lyssy, TX
  • Kendall McKenzie, LA
  • Sheldon McManus, LA
  • Sue Pierson, CA
  • James Skelton, AR
  • Rachel Zipperer, FL

By Laws Committee

Chair: Bill Carr, TX
Vice Chair: Dan M. Gattis, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Andy Boudreau, TX
  • Mackie Bounds, TX
  • Sue Pierson, CA
  • Dalton Skinner, TX

Commercial Marketing Committee

Chair: Lorenzo Lasater, TX

Regional Vice Chairs:

  • Gulf Coast: Derek Frenzel (TX), Larry Lairmore (AR), Justin Williams (TN)
  • Midwest: Jason Bates (MO), Tom Hood (OK), James Skelton (AR)
  • North Texas: Steve Emmons (TX), Gary Lindsay (TX), Dan M. Gattis (TX)
  • South Texas: Melvin Scherer (TX), Bill Howell (TX), Dr. Alvaro Restrepo (TX)
  • Far West: Dalton Lowery (NV), Alex Lasater (CO), Don Evans (UT)

Convention Committee

Chair: Marie Welkner, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Nancy Allen, TX
  • Norma Jean Bounds, TX
  • Cliff Christopher, TN
  • Rhonda Collier, TX
  • Jerry A. Davis, TX             
  • Steve Dodds, TN
  • Bub Epley, TX
  • Nancy Epley, TX
  • Douglas Fortune, TX
  • Karen Gattis, TX
  • Abradella Halepeska, TX
  • Amber Leatherwood
  • Dave Loftin, MO
  • Barry Parker, TX
  • Holly Rand, TX
  • Bonnie Siddons, TX
  • Marilyn Scherer, TX
  • Mona Scherer, TX
  • Kathy Skinner, TX
  • Peggy Skoruppa, TX
  • Terry Thompson, TX
  • Carolyn Wachsmann, TX
  • Brenda Woelfel, TX

Ethics Committee

Chair: Mike Collier, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Andy Boudreau, TX
  • Dan M. Gattis, TX
  • Elton Lieke, TX
  • Barney Lowery, TX
  • Lawrence Lyssy, TX
  • John Pierson, CA
  • Dalton Skinner, TX
  • Bill Skoruppa, TX
  • Jack Zerkle, TX

Finance Committee

Chair: Chris Kaufman, AR

MEMBERS:

  • Andy Boudreau, TX
  • Bub Epley, TX
  • Dan A. Gattis, TX
  • Elton Lieke, TX
  • Dave Loftin, MO
  • Sheldon McManus, LA
  • Kathy Skinner, TX

International Committee

Chair: Dan A. Gattis, TX
Regional Vice Chairs:

MEMBERS:

  • Central/South America: Lorenzo Lasater
  • Mexico: Billy Welkner, TX
  • Australia/South Africa: Gary Frenzel, TX
  • Europe/Asia: Doyle Sanders, TX
  • Members:
  • Dr. Erin Brown, TX
  • Chris Cooley, TX
  • Bub Epley, TX
  • Jerry Glor, MO
  • Lauren Lyssy, TX
  • John Pierson, CA
  • Angela Shoultz, MO
  • Bill Skoruppa, TX
  • Ray Walther, TX
  • Dr. Robert Williams, MO

JBBA Adult Committee

Co Chairs: Casey Ballard (TX), Darrel Glaser (TX), Charlotte Reeves (MS)

MEMBERS:

  • Zach Byers, TX
  • Lee Compton, TX
  • Steve Emmons, TX
  • Aaron Low, TX
  • Russell Mackie, TX
  • Laramie Nauman, TX
  • Bill O’Connor, TX
  • Barry Parker, TX
  • Charlie Rand, TX
  • Sara Reading, TX
  • Brandon Upton, OK
  • Allison Wells, TX

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

Chair: Ryan Walker, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Dwight Bertrand, LA
  • Cliff Christopher, AL
  • Don Evans, UT
  • Trey Johnson, AR
  • Dave Loftin, MO
  • Barry Parker, TX
  • Diane Quisenberry, TX
  • Lynette Williams, TX
  • Larry Woelfel, TX

Seedstock Marketing/Executive Sales Committee

Chair: Tony Psencik, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Ty Agee, TN
  • Oran Buckner, TX
  • Cliff Christopher, AL
  • Chris Cooley, TX
  • Cindy Emmons, TX
  • Derek Frenzel, TX
  • Dan M. Gattis, TX
  • Dave Lofton, MO
  • Kendall McKenzie, LA
  • Barry Parker, TX
  • John Pierson, CA
  • Jack Zerkle, TX
  • Bruce Robbins, TX
  • Mike Green, GA
  • Anthony Mihalski, TX
  • Ronnie Teague, TN

2017 SPECIAL COMMITTEES

South 40 Committee

Chair: Justin Williams, TN

MEMBERS:

  • Zach Byers, TX
  • Derek Frenzel, TX
  • Dan M. Gattis, TX
  • Emily Griffith, TX
  • Laramie Nauman, TX
  • Rayna Skaggs, TX
  • Trey Scherer, TX

Long Range Planning Committee

Chair: Trey Scherer, TX

MEMBERS:

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • J.C. Thompson
  • Breed Improvement
  • Robert Williams
  • By Laws
  • Bill Carr, Dan M. Gattis
  • Commercial Marketing
  • Lorenzo Lasater
  • Convention
  • Marie Welkner
  • Ethics
  • Mike Collier
  • Finance
  • Chris Kaufman
  • International
  • Dan A. Gattis
  • Membership
  • Ryan Walker
  • Seedstock Marketing
  • Tony Psencik
  • South 40
  • Justin Williams

Beef Industry Advisory Board

Chair: Mackie Bounds
The following to be contacted by Staff

MEMBERS:

  • Flint Johns, Lykes Bros., Okeechobee, FL
  • Wes Carlton, Ft. Pierce, FL
  • (Stacy Davies, Roaring Springs Ranch, French Glen, OR)
  • (Pete Bonds, Saginaw, TX)
  • (King Ranch Management Institute)
  • (Noble Foundation)