At the 2022 Annual Membership Meeting, the members of the Colorado Livestock Association elected officers and directors. This year, the vote for the officers and directors of the Association was conducted solely by absentee ballot by applicable Colorado Statutes (see the Notice of Special Meeting).
As per the Association by-laws, President-Elect Kenny Rogers, Wagon Wheel Ranch, Yuma, CO, has filled the office of President. Dwain Weinrich will now fill the role of Immediate Past President for two years.
The following Officers and Directors have been elected to their respective positions:
Kory Kessinger, Kessinger Livestock, Akron, was elected President-Elect for a two-year term.
Brett Rutledge, Triple R Farms, Yuma, was elected Treasurer for a one-year term.
Leigha Mertens, Wickstrom Feedyard, Orchard, was elected to serve a three-year term as a Director.
John Mrozinski, Miller Cattle Feeders, Pierce, was elected to serve a three-year term as a Director.
Russ Moss, Rusco Land, and Cattle, Ault, was elected to serve a three-year term as a Director.
Thank you to the 2022 Nominating Committee members:
Mike Veeman, Immediate Past President and Nominating Committee Chair
Will Johnson, Producer Council Chair
Luke Lind, Feeder Council Chair
Erik Mohrlang, Dairy Council Chair
Brett Rutledge, Swine Council Chair
Don Anderson, Member-At-Large
Jim Docheff, Member-At-Large
Congratulations to CLA’s new leadership!