Kansas Well-Represented In National Beef Leadership

February 8, 2019

Jerry Bohn

Kansans are prominent among leadership in national beef organizations. During the recent Cattle Industry Convention in New Orleans, LA, Jerry Bohn from Wichita was elected vice president of NCBA. Bohn, a past KLA president, served as chairman of the NCBA Policy Division during 2018.           

Joining Bohn in the NCBA leadership ranks are Debbie Lyons-Blythe of White City, chair of the Ag and Food Policy Committee; Mary Ann Kniebel from White City, vice chair of the Cattle Health and Well-Being Committee; and Jeff Sternberger from Garden City, a member of the NCBA Executive Committee.            

On the checkoff side, Jaret Moyer from Emporia is representing the Kansas Beef Council on the NCBA Executive Committee; Jon Ferguson from Kensington is a member of the Federation Finance and Audit Committee; and Randall Debler of Alma is representing the Cattlemen’s Beef Board on the Beef Promotion Operating Committee.