IBBA Committee Taking Nominations for Directors

The International Brangus Breeders Association (IBBA) nominating committee will be taking nominations for positions on the Board of Directors. Nominations for areas 4, 6, 7 and 8 will be accepted until October 10, and the candidates will be announced in the November Brangus Journal along with their biographies. The election ballots will be mailed out November 10, and will have to be postmarked to the accounting office by December 31, for the vote to be counted. The candidate receiving the largest number of votes in each electoral area will be announced immediately after tabulation in mid- to late-January.

Nominations for these areas should be directed to the corresponding committees:

Area 4- Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, & New England States
Eddy Roberts, Chair: 386-935-1416 or email
Jim Wannamaker: 803-568-3961 or email
Doug Williams: 336-745-5252 or email
Alan Varner: 931-934-3360 or email

Area 6- Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, Arizona, Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Idaho, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada & Australia
R.L. Robbs, Chair: 520-384-2478 or email
Larry Parker: 520-508-3505 or email
Dr. Bart Carter: 928-651-0881 or email
Bill Morrison: 575-760-7263 or email

Area 7- Texas & Mexico
Mike Kammerer, Chair: 936-449-5744 or email
Eddie Blazek: 713-829-9908 or email
Josh Drews: 254-804-9968 or email
Joe Dillard: 713-201-3305 or email

Area 8- Large Central Region (States within Central Time Zone Except Texas & Oklahoma)
Bill Davis, Chair: 336-210-1222 or email
John Milam: 870-310-0781 or email
Wyliss Kemp: 662-489-5335 or email
Scotty Henderson: 318-208-0069 or email

IBBA 2014 Committee Members

The members for each committee are as follows and can be found on the GoBrangus website under the “Committees” section. These committees are compiled of volunteers from the IBBA membership and is open to anyone who is a member of the IBBA.

Executive Committee
President, Traci Middleton
First Vice President, Mike Vorel
Second Vice President, Danny Farris
Secretary/Treasurer, Brandon Belt

Awards
Chairman, Robert Field
Brandon Belt
Bill Davis
Danny Farris
Cody Garris
Mike Kammerer
Chuck Sword
Mike Vorel
Russ Williamson
Staff, Frances Miller

Breed Improvement
Chairman, Chuck Sword
Co-Chairman, Tracy Holbert
Garry Clem
Charles Crochet
Allen Goode
Joy Reznicek
Joshua Rivers
Dr. Randy Schmidt
Kent Smith
Vern Suhn
Dr. Milt Thomas
Brad Wright
Staff, Rosanne Sralla

Commercial Marketing
Chairman, Danny Farris
Ed Baranowski
Garry Clem
Howard Davis
Bradley Hodde
Craig Stovall
Kelley Sullivan
Buck Thomason
Staff, Jason Bates

Finance
Chairman, Brandon Belt
Steve Densmore
Craig Stovall
Milton Sundbeck
Mike Vorel
Staff, Frances Miller
Staff, Dr. Perkins

Membership and Education
Chairman, Mike Vorel
Garry Clem
Grady Green
Chris Heptinstall
Shiloh Hall
Bill Morrison
Vince Roberts
Staff, Brittni Drennan

Nomination
Chairman, R.L. Robbs
Ron Flake
Don Cox

Promotion
Chairman, Cody Gariss
Co-chairman, Cheramie Viator
Mike Coggins
Wade Fisher
Sara Green
Vern Suhn
Kelley Sullivan
Jerry Vige
Staff, Jason Bates

Show Advisory
Chairman, Russ Williamson
Co-chairman, Sharee Sankee
Kourtney Gardner (Junior)
Quinn Carter (Junior)
Ed Baranowski
Don Cox
Denny Douglass
Chip Gibson
Allen Goode
Shawn Knox
Joe Lingg
Joshua Rivers
Stephen Roop
Myron Saathoff
Bob Savoie
Staff, Tyler Dean

IJBBA Advisory
Chairman, Mike Kammerer
Staff, Tyler Dean

International
Chairman, Bill Davis
Chip Gibson
Adam Graven
Richard Hood
Darryl McDonald
Kelley Sullivan
Buck Thomason
Dustin Valusek
Staff, Dr. Perkins