The Animal Agriculture Alliance has announced additions to its board of directors and executive committee.


Mark Etienne (Potash Corporation), Billy Frey (Alltech), Scott Oler (Vance Publishing Corporation), Dr. Paul Matzat (Genus/PIC) and Dr. Kathy Simmons (National Cattlemen’s Beef Association) recently joined the full list of 27 board members, who each serve a term of three years. Jeff Cannon (Diamond V) and Dr. Jamie Jonker (National Milk Producers Federation) were added to the board’s executive committee. Current chairman Dr. Chris Ashworth (Elanco Animal Health) also welcomed Paul Pressley (U.S. Poultry & Egg Association) as the Alliance’s new chair-elect and Sherrie Niekamp (National Pork Board) as treasurer.