The U.S. Poultry & Egg Association elected Mark Waller of Ingram Farms as the chairman of the board of directors at the meeting held during the International Poultry Expo 2012 in Atlanta.

Waller previously served the association as vice chairman. Also elected to serve were: James Adams of Wenger's Feed Mill as vice chairman, Elton Maddox of Wayne Farms as treasurer, Sherman Miller of Cal-Maine Foods as secretary, and Gary Cooper of Cooper Farms as immediate past chairman.