The American Gelbvieh Association
elected directors and officers
for 2011 during its annual convention
in Denver, Colo. Front row
(left to right): Ken Flikkema, Bozeman,
Mont.; Vice President Mark
Goes, Odell, Neb.; President Jim
Beastrom, Pierre, S.D.; Nancy
Wilkinson, Model, Colo.; Treasurer
Rob Arnold, Minot, N.D.; David
Martin, Judsonia, Ark.; and Grant
Thayer, Ramah, Colo. Back row:
Dan Warner, Beaver City, Neb.;
John Huston, New Carlisle, Ohio;
Brian Schafer, Goodhue, Minn.,
Bob Hart, Kansas City, Mo., Gary
Tilghman, Glasgow, Ky.; and Brian
Dunn, St. John, Kan. Missing from
the photo are Dick Helms, Arapahoe,
Neb.; and Bob Prosser, Winslow,
Ariz. (AGA photo.)
The American Gelbvieh Association elected new directors and leadership during its annual convention and membership meeting Jan. 7 to 8 in Denver, Colo.
The membership elected five breeders to serve three year terms to the association's Board of Directors. Newly elected board members are Bob Hart, Kansas City, Mo., David Martin, Judsonia, Ark., and Grant Thayer, Ramah, Colo. Two directors were re-elected to a second term. These directors are Ken Flikkema, Bozeman, Mont., and John Huston, New Carlisle, Ohio.
The Board of Directors then elected members to serve in leadership positions on the 2011 AGA Executive Committee. Jim Beastrom, Pierre, S.D. was selected as the American Gelbvieh Association president. This will mark Beastrom's second time serving as president of the AGA. He succeeds Al Knapp, Bonner Springs, Kan.
Elected as vice president was Mark Goes, Odell, Neb. Brian Dunn, St. John, Kan., was elected as secretary and Rob Arnold, Minot, N.D., will serve as treasurer.
The other members of the AGA Board of Directors are: Dick Helms, Arapahoe, Neb., Bob Prosser, Winslow, Ariz., Brian Schafer, Goodhue, Minn., Gary Tilghman, Glasgow, Ky., Dan Warner, Beaver City, Neb., and Nancy Wilkinson, Model, Colo.
Retiring members of the 2010 AGA Board of Directors were Jerry Grund, Wallace, Kan., Al Knapp, Bonner Springs, Kan., and Randy Gallaway, Mulhall, Okla.
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