NCBA elects Texan McCan to lead organization
February 7, 2014
The 2014 Cattle Industry Convention and National Cattlemen's Beef Association Trade Show concluded Feb. 7, with the NCBA board of directors and membership meetings. Bob McCan of Victoria, Texas, was chosen to follow Scott George as NCBA president during the association's board of directors meeting.
McCan encouraged NCBA members to join him in leading this great industry–and the association–to an even stronger future.
"There are many issues that need our attention, and my goal is to bring unity to our efforts to address them. In addition, I look forward to meeting cattlemen throughout the country to hear their concerns and work to make our industry as successful as it can be," McCan said.
The new NCBA President Elect is Philip Ellis of Wyoming. Tracy Brunner of Kansas is NCBA's new vice president. Cevin Jones of Idaho was elected chairman of the NCBA Federation Division, and Jennifer Houston of Tennessee is the Federation Division's vice chair. The new NCBA Policy Division chairman is Craig Uden of Nebraska and Kevin Kester of California is the new policy vice chairman.