The Poultry Federation of Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma announced new board member appointments during its 51st Annual Poultry Festival in June.


Joining the board are: David Elam, complex manager at Wayne Farms LLC; Vaughn King, western region sales manager for Aviagen Inc.; Troy Green, plant manager at George’s Processing Inc.; Andrew Lekwa, complex manager for Butterball LLC; James Smith, vice president of live operation for Simmons Foods Inc.; and Jeff Vanemburg, operations manager at Pilgrim’s Pride.