The Georgia Poultry Federation elected new officers for 2011-2012 during its annual meeting in Lake Lanier Islands, Ga. 

Mark Ham, executive vice president and CFO of Cagle’s, was elected as the 2011-2012 chairman. He succeeds Barry Cronic of Columbia Farms.


Other officers elected were:

  • Ken Long, Pilgrim’s Pride – Senior Vice Chairman
  • Clay Banks, Equity Group – Vice Chairman
  • Camilla and Donnie Wilburn, Harrison Poultry – Vice Chairmen
  • Andy Harris, Pilgrim’s Pride – Director
  • Phillip Turner, Mar-Jac Poultry – Director
  • Mike Williams, Tyson Foods – Director