The National Grain and Feed Association has elected its new industry officers for 2012 as well as new members to its board of directors and executive committee.
David R. Hoogmoed, executive vice president of Land O’Lakes Inc., is the association's new chairman. He also serves on the board of directors and the executive committee, and previously served two-year terms as first and second vice chairman. Bailey Ragan, vice president of Bunge Grain, Fertilizer and Biofuels, Bunge North America Inc., has been elected as the association's new first vice chairman, and Gary Beachner, CEO of Beachner Grain Inc., is the new second vice chairman. Randall C. Gordon is the current acting president, as well as the association's vice president of communications and government relations.
Elected to three-year terms on the association's board of directors were:
Members of the board of directors subsequently elected 13 of its members to serve on the 18-member executive committee:
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