Nominations for Board of Directors, President, and Vice-President were submitted to WBFI Headquarters during the nomination period. Nominations closed on September 15, 2016, 45 days prior to the date of the annual meeting. The slate of proposed officers and directors was announced to the WBFI membership by member Broadcast email within the 30 day time frame prior to the date for the annual meeting. Elections took place at the annual meeting on Thursday, November 10.
Board of Directors
Director terms are 3 years (2016 - 2019) with the option for additional terms. The Nominating Committee pays special attention to the membership category of the Director whose seat is open to ensure the fair and equitable representation of the membership categories on the WBFI Board of Directors. Directors elected in 2017 include:
Joe Ignoffo, Cereal Byproducts (Distributor/Multi-Regional)
Craig Brummell, Essex Topcrop Sales (Packer/Multi-Regional)
Keith Harrington, Central/Valley Bag (Associate)
Chris Tribolet, Hawkeye Commodities (Distributor/National)
Jared Froese, Scoular Canada (Packer/Multi-Regional)
Lois Helland, Wagner's (Packer/National)
President and Vice-President: 2-year term will be complete in 2018
President: Dave Netten, All Seasons Wild Bird Store (Retailer/Local)
Vice-President: Mike Wulf, D&D Commodities (Packer/National)
Treasurer and Secretary: 2-year term will be complete in 2017
Treasurer: Rob Mann, All Star Trading (Distributor/Multi-Regional)
Secretary: Sue Hays, Executive Director
Interested? Send an email to Sue Hays at WBFI Headquarters to place your name in nomination.