7/17/2017 12:00:00 PM/Categories: General News, Today's Top 5, Livestock, Grains
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland – The U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) Board of Directors seated new officers at its annual meeting July 11, 2017, in Annapolis, Md. USW officers for 2017/18 are: Chairman Mike Miller of Ritzville, Wash.; Vice Chairman Chris Kolstad of Ledger, Mont.; Secretary-Treasurer Doug Goyings of Paulding, Ohio; and Past-Chairman Jason Scott of Easton, Md. Vince Peterson succeeded Alan Tracy as USW President, a staff office position, on July 1, 2017. USW officers were elected to these one-year positions at the February 2017 Winter Wheat Conference in Washington, D.C.
(U.S. Wheat Associates 2017/18 officers were seated June 11, 2017, at the organization's annual meeting in Annapolis, Md. Left to right: President Vince Peterson; Secretary-Treasurer Doug Goyings; Past Chairman Jason Scott; Chairman Mike Miller; and Vice Chairman Chris Kolstad.)
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