National Cotton Council names 2012 directors

The National Cotton Council directors for 2012 were announced at the NCC’s annual meeting held in Fort Worth, Texas.

Elected to the NCC Board during segment caucuses were:

Producers – Allen McLaurin, Laurel Hill, N.C.; Laudies D. Brantley Jr., England, Ark.; Michael D. Alexander, Colorado City, Texas; Donald J. Cameron, Helm, Calif.; and Clyde T. Sharp, Roll, Ariz.

Ginners – Richard J. Lindsey, Centre, Ala.; Richard Kelley, Burlison, Tenn.; David L. Lingle, Davidson, Okla.; Gregory W. Gillard, Fresno, Calif.; and Lee Tiller, Odem, Texas.

Warehousers – Charlie Jackson, Memphis, Tenn.; Jay T. Cowart, Altus, Okla.; Robert Snodgrass, Taylor, Texas; Dane Jones, Bakersfield, Calif.; and Wendell Tucker, Quanah, Texas.

Merchants – T. Jordan Lea, Greenville, S.C.; John D. Mitchell, Titus, Ala.; Richard L. Clark III, Cordova, Tenn.; Philip R. Bogel, II, Dallas, Texas; and Joseph T. Nicosia, Cordova, Tenn.

Cottonseed – Brandon Raddatz, Valdosta, Ga.; Robert L. Lacy, Lubbock, Texas; James C. Massey, Harlingen, Texas; Mark E. Howard, Gilbert, Ariz.; and Sammy Wright, Tifton, Ga.

Cooperatives – Michael Quinn, Garner, N.C.; David C. Camp, Greenwood, Miss.; Wallace L. Darneille, Lubbock, Texas; Jarral Neeper, Bakersfield, Calif.; and Wayne Tritt, Brownsville, Tenn.

Manufacturers – Robert H. Chapman, III, Inman, S.C.; W. Malloy Evans, Cheraw, S.C.; Werner Bieri, Jefferson, Ga.; David Hastings, Mauldin, S.C.; and Owen J. Hodges III, Columbus, Ga.