USDBC Elects New Board Officers for the 2018 – 2020 Period

February 19, 2018

USDBC held its annual winter board meeting in conjunction with the Mexico Bean congress in Cancun, Mexico. The meeting took place over a two day period with a full day dedicated to presentations from USDBC Global Marketing Representatives who discussed their regional strategies and priorities for 2018 and beyond. A second day was dedicated to the business of USDBC culminating in the election of new board officers as the current officers ended their two year term.

USDBC newly elected Board Officers, Deon Maasjo, Joe Mauch, and Clint Stoutenburg attend a lunch discussion with Undersecretary Ted McKinney.

USDBC newly elected Board Officers, Deon Maasjo, Joe Mauch, and Clint Stoutenburg attend a lunch discussion with Undersecretary Ted McKinney.

At the election, Deon Maasjo of North Central Bean Dealers was named President, Clint Stoutenburg of Michigan Bean Commission was named Vice President and Joe Mauch of Northarvest Bean Growers was elected Treasurer. The board officers assumed their term immediately. USDBC thanks the outgoing officers for their time and dedication to the mission of the U.S. Dry Bean Industry. Several board members have termed out and new board members attended their first board meeting in Cancun. USDBC also thanks those who have served and looks forward to their continued dedication to the industry.

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