ARPAS Officers and Governing Council

2017–2018 Governing Council

President
John Bernard
University of Georgia
2360 Rainwater Rd
Animal & Dairy Science Department

President-Elect
Noel Andy Cole
USDA-ARS (retired)
6710 Deer Park Drive
Amarillo, TX 79124

Executive Vice President
Kenneth R. Cummings
ARPAS
348 Rosemont Ringoes Rd
Stockton, NJ 08559-1514

Past President
Jeffrey M. DeFrain
4809 W. Castleton Rd
Pretty Prairie, KS 67570-8519

ACAS President
W. Randy Walker
DPI GLOBAL

ACAS President-Elect
Patrick French
Feed Components

Secretary
M. J. "Moe" Bakke
Custom Dairy Performance, Inc.
PO Box 1570
Versailles, KY 40383

Treasurer
Dana Tomlinson
Zinpro Performance Minerals

Editor
David K. Beede
Michigan State University
Department of Animal Science
1290 Anthony Hall
474 S. Shaw Ln
East Lansing, MI 48824

Historian
William D. Price, Ph.D., PAS, ACAS
Retired: DAF/OSC/CVM/FDA
12818 Wolfsville Rd
Smithsburg, MD 21783-9309

Examining Board Chair
Dr. Stephen P. Schmidt
Auburn University
Dept of Animal Sciences
210 Upchurch Hall
Auburn, AL 36849-0001

Section Directors

Midwestern Section
William "Randy" Walker
DPI Global
2649 170th St
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Northeast Section
Mark S. Wagner
F. M. Browns Sons, Inc.
PO Box 67
125 S. Furnace St.
Birdsboro, PA 19508

Western Section
Heidi A. Rossow
University of California-Davis
18830 Rd 112
Tulare, CA 93274-9042

Southern Section
Ryon S. Walker
LSU AgCenter
Hill Farm Research Station
11959 Hwy 9
Homer, LA 71040

Affiliate Society Representatives

ADSA Representative
Dr. Gerald E. Higginbotham
Micronutrients
PO Box 8194
Fresno, CA 93747-8194

ASAS Representative
Michael L. Looper
University of Arkansas
Professor and Head
Department of Animal Science
Fayetteville, AR 72701

ESS Representative
Amber Moffett
MARS Horsecare US, Inc.
Dalton, OH 44618

PSA Representative
Dr. Michael J. Darre
University of Connecticut
Unit 4040
3636 Horsebarn Rd Extension
Storrs Mansfield, CT 06269-4040

AMSA Representative
Dr. Jessica L. Meisinger
National Renderers Association
500 Montgomery St.
Ste 310
Alexandria, VT 22314

ARPAS Chapter Representatives

ARPAS California Chapter
Jim K. Tully
Pine Creek Nutrition Service, Inc.
502 E Main St
Turlock, CA 95380

ARPAS Midwest Chapter
William "Randy" Walker
DPI Global
2649 170th St
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Colo/Wyo/Neb Chapter
Matt Luebbe
University of Nebraska
4502 Avenue I
Scottsbluff, NE 69361

Washington, DC Chapter
Dr. Jessica L. Meisinger
National Renderers Association
500 Montgomery St.
Ste 310
Alexandria, VT 22314

ARPAS Northeast Chapter
Tom Nauman
Hoober Feeds
3216 Mill Ln
Gordonville, PA 17529

South Central Chapter
Ryon S. Walker
LSU AgCenter
Hill Farm Research Station
11959 Hwy 9
Homer, LA 71040

Southern Great Plains Chapter
Lawrence Dwain Bunting
ADM Alliance Nutrition
11010 Genoa Ave
Lubbock, TX 79424-3838

Pacific Northwest Chapter
Bill Sanchez
Diamond V
14725 NE Quarry Rd
Newberg, OR 97132