NALF is governed by a 15 member board of directors. Five directors are elected at each annual meeting of the members for a 3-year term. The annual meeting is held during the Limousin activities of the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado.
President Bret Begert
Vice President Dexter Edwards
Secretary Jim Bob Hendrickson
Dr. Mark Barker
Treasurer, Gary Fuchs
At-Large, Austin Hager
Ex-Officio, Chad Settje
The NALF Board of Directors holds three regular meetings during the year, typically in January, April, and August. They also meet via conference calls as needed throughout the year.
Next meeting: Sunday, January 7, 2018
National Western Stock Show, Denver, CO
Previous meeting: August 10-12,2017
NALF By-Laws Article III, Number 10. Nominating Process
A. All prospective candidates must express their interest to the Nominating Committee by August 15 each year, and if the committee does not slate those interested persons, supporters then may add their candidates’ names to the ballot via the at-large nomination process. (effective beginning with the 2010-2011 election cycle)
B. To qualify as a member-at-large, the candidate must have at least 15 qualifying signatures from lifetime, founder or active annual members on either the petition style form available on the NALF web site or 15 individual qualifying letters of support from lifetime, founder or active annual members, or a combination thereof to be received in the NALF office no later than October 15th.
Nomination and Election Forms
All three forms require signature and NALF member number for validation.
November issue ad deadline: October 2
Genetic evaluation data deadline: October 15
NALF BOD At-Large candidate nominations due: October 15
DNA turn around: 4 weeks