At the Poutlry & Egg Export Council (USAPEEC) recent annual meeting, Chaz Wilson, vice president of Grove Services, an international trading company with offices in Atlanta, was elected chairm of the board for 2012-2013.  Other newly elected officers are:

  • First Vice Chairman: Charles von der Heyde, Pilgirm’s Pride, Greeley, Colorado
  • Second Vice Chairman: Herbie Hoover, Sanderson Farms, Laurel, Mississippi
  • Secretary-Treasurer:  Joel Coleman, vice president and general manager, international sales of Butterball, Mt. Olive, North Carolina
  • Chairman of the Marketing Committee: Neil Carey, Simmons Foods, Siloam Springs, Arkansas
  • At-Large Member of the Executive Committee:  Mike Little, International Sales Manager, Mountaire Farms, Selbyville, Delaware
  • At-Large Member:  Jim Wayt, Intervision Foods, Atlanta, Georgia

New members elected to three-year terms on the USAPEEC board are as follows:

  • Claudio Saviano, House of Raeford, Raeford, North Carolina
  • Greg Hinton, Rose Acre Farms in Seymour, Indiana
  • Larry Gibson of George’s, Inc., Springdale, Arkansas