Our members in the poultry and egg industry have served as the foundation and governing body of our organization since its inception.
The foresight of the founding fathers of this organization has carried over to today’s generation of poultry executives.
Many of our active members and those that currently serve on our Board of Directors are second, third, and fourth generation Arkansas poultry industry family members.
Chairman: David Elam, Wayne Farms, LLC
Vice Chairman: James Smith, Simmons Foods, Inc.
Treasurer: Jim Smith, Keith Smith Co., Inc.
Secretary: Drew McGee, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Bill Folk, Butterball, LLC
Robert Garlington, George's Inc.
Charles George, George’s Inc.
Vaughn King, Aviagen, Inc.
Wes McClure, Simmons Foods, Inc.
Mike Pruitt, Cobb-Vantress, Inc.
Preston Stiles, Conveyor Technology
Tim Thompson, Cal-Maine Foods
Stephan Barnes, Ozark Mountain Poultry
Tim Scott, Clearview Enterprises
Duane Weems, Peco Foods
Shane Acosta, Cargill
Russell Bragg, O.K. Foods, Inc.
Don Burrows, Pilgrim's DeQueen/Nashville
Scott Gustin, Tyson Foods, Inc.
Gary Hogue, O.K. Foods, Inc.