executive committee

Contact Executive Committee


BURON LANIER

President

2877 Piney Woods Rd. Burgaw, NC 28425

910-471-4825


Scott West

Vice President

489 Panacea Springs Rd. Littleton, NC 27850


RYAN CLARK

Vice President

5250 NC 772 Hwy.

Madison, NC 27025


Brandon Bowman

Vice President




Everett Johnson

Secretary/Treasurer - Siloam, NC


Karl Gillespie
Immediate Past President


Fred Smith, Jr

NCBA Policy Division Director- Clayton, NC


Ralph Blalock Jr

NCBA Federation Division Director - Lucama, NC


Brian warren

Beef Board Director - Newton Grove, NC


Dr. Matt Poore

Director at large - Raleigh, NC


Dr. Todd See

Director at large - Raleigh, NC


Neil Bowman

Director at large - Raleigh, NC


NCCA staff


Bryan Blinson

Executive Director

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Kim BurDge

Administrative Assistant

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Ashley Herring

Director of Consumer Information, N. C. Beef Council

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Casey Hinnant

Editor, The Carolina Cattle Connection

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The Carolina Cattle Connection


Casey Hinnant

Editor and Advertising Director


Kim BurDge

Assistant Editor and Proofreader; N.C. Circulation





Bryan Blinson

Manager N.C.


travis mitchell

Manager S.C.


travis mitchell

S.C. Circulation


Board of Directors (By County)


  • Alamance - Doug Gilliam - 2022 (Burlington), Kenny Owens - 2022 (Graham), and Eddie Robertson - 2022 (Burlington)
  • Alexander - Brandon Brown - 2022 (Hiddenite)
  • Alleghany - Bill Ebert - 2022 (Sparta)
  • Anson - John Robert Caudle - 2022 (Peachland) and Mark Mills- 2022 (Peachland)
  • Ashe - Lucian Jordan - 2023 (West Jefferson)
  • Bladen - Rusty Patterson - 2024 (Saint Pauls)
  • Buncombe - Harold Gillespie - 2023 (Leicester), Martin Morgan - 2023 (Leicester), and Jerry L. Roberts - 2023 - (Weaverville)
  • Burke - Phillip Houk - 2023 (Morganton)
  • Cabarrus - John P. Cline - 2024 (Concord) and Robert Rhyne, III - 2023 (Harrisburg)
  • Caldwell - Keith Blinson - 2024 (Lenoir) and Ronnie Holman - 2023 (Granite Falls)
  • Caswell - Keith Vernon - 2024 (Mebane)
  • Catawba - Gary Abernethy - 2022 (Hickory), Jeff Elmore - 2022 (Claremont), and Steve Killian - 2022 (Hickory)
  • Chatham - Gary Moon - 2022 (Snow Camp), Hannah Seitz - 2023 (Siler City), James Smith - 2023 (Pittsboro), Stephen Thomas - 2023 (Moncure), and Lee Underwood - 2022 (Bear Creek)
  • Cherokee - Matthew Wood - 2022 (Marble)
  • Chowan - Richard Lichtenwalner - 2022 (Edenton)
  • Cleveland - Robbie Henderson - 2024 (Grover), Will Thompson - 2024 (Polkville), and Bryson Westbrook - 2024 (Shelby)
  • Columbus - Charles Lennon - 2024 (Evergreen)
  • Craven - Donald Heath - 2023 (Dover)
  • Cumberland - Louis Fulcher - 2024 (Godwin)
  • Davidson - Andy Hedrick - 2024 (Lexington) and Adam Hilton - 2024 (Thomasville)
  • Davie - Eddie Leagans - 2023 (Mocksville)
  • Duplin - Vickie Baker - 2024 (Kenansville), James Britt - 2023 (Calypso), Joey Carter - 2024 (Beulaville), and Kenneth Rouse - 2024 (Seven Springs)
  • Durham  - Neil T. Frank - 2024 (Rougemont)
  • Edgecombe - Jeff Lancaster - 2022 (Rocky Mount)
  • Forsyth - Wes Carpenter - 2022 (Winston Salem) and Beth Tucker - 2022 (Kernersville)
  • Franklin - Martha Mobley - 2022 (Louisburg) and Susan Mueller - 2022 (Louisburg)
  • Gaston - Dean Crocker - 2022 (Cherryville)
  • Gates - Kelly Godfrey - 2022 (Sunbury)
  • Granville - Haywood Faucette - 2022 (Oxford)
  • Greene - Mike Walston - 2022 (Walstonburg)
  • Guilford - Bruce Humble - 2024 (Liberty) and Shannon Oliver - 2024 (Greensboro)
  • Halifax - Dan Iles - 2022 (Littleton) and Scott West - 2022 (Littleton)
  • Harnett - Curt Honeycutt - 2022 (Angier) and Monroe Lee - 2022 (Coats)
  • Haywood - John Queen - 2023 (Waynesville), Howard Sorrells - 2023 (Clyde), and Steve Sorrells - 2023 (Canton)
  • Henderson - Jason Davis - 2024 (Mills River)
  • Hoke - David Carter - 2023 (Raeford)

  • Iredell - Kelly Clontz - 2024 (Mooresville), Bradley Mills - 2024 (Mooresville), Donald Myers - 2024 (Cleveland), and Tony Wilson - 2024 (Statesville)

  • Jackson - Freda Childers - 2022 (Cullowhee)
  • Johnston - Will Edwards - 2024 (Wendell), John Langdon - 2024 (Clayton), and Russell Wood - 2023 (Willow Spring)
  • Jones- Adam Ross - 2022 (Pollocksville)
  • Lee - James Taylor - 2024 (Broadway)
  • Lenoir - Gayle Smith - 2024 (Pink Hill)
  • Lincoln - Gerald Frye - 2022 (Lawndale)
  • Macon - Jim Ledford - 2024 (Otto)
  • Madison - Jamie Jenkins - 2022 (Marshall) and Stuart Murray - 2023 (Marshall)
  • Mecklenburg - Sandra Scally - 2023 (Charlotte)
  • Montgomery - Danny McRae- 2024 (Mount Gilead)
  • Moore - Travis Black - 2023 (Robbins)
  • Nash - Marina Strickland - 2023 (Middlesex)
  • Orange - Frank Hollowell - 2022 (Hurdle Mills) and Chad Woods - 2022 (Hurdle Mills)
  • Pender - Buron Lanier - 2024 (Burgaw)
  • Perquimans - Lewis Smith - 2022 (Hertford) and Allen Wayne Stallings - 2022 (Belvidere)
  • Person - Johnny Rogers - 2023 (Roxboro)
  • Pitt- Billy Lewis - 2024 (Walstonburg)
  • Polk - Michael Herman - 2024 (Tryon)
  • Randolph - Wilbert Hancock - 2022 (Franklinville), Jimmie Moffitt - 2022 (Staley), and Mark Wilburn - 2022 (Asheboro)
  • Richmond - Jim Chandler - 2022 (Mount Gilead)
  • Robeson - Ronnie Hammonds - 2023 (Lumberton) and Lennis Watts - 2023 (Parkton)
  • Rockingham - Ryan Clark - 2023 (Madison)
  • Rowan - Stephanie Frisbee - 2022 (China Grove) and Joe Hampton - 2023 (Mount Ulla)
  • Rutherford - Douglas Nethaway - 2022 (Bostic)
  • Sampson - Scott Byrd - 2023 (Newton Grove), Steve Elmore - 2022 (Clinton), and Joshua McLamb - 2023 (Garland)
  • Stanly - Chester Lowder - 2024 (Norwood) and Ellen Mabry - 2024 (Albemarle)
  • Stokes - Wesley Bowen - 2022 (Walnut Cove)
  • Surry - David Bledsoe - 2024 (State Road) and Mark Johnson - 2022 (Dobson)
  • Translyvania - Steve Tabor - 2022 (Brevard)
  • Union - Greg Little - 2023 (Monroe) and Kathie Price - 2023 (Monroe)
  • Wake - Jim Jefferis - 2030 (Raleigh), Rick Kern - 2022 (Raleigh), and Weston McCorkle - 2023 (Willow Spring)
  • Warren - James C. Harris, Jr. - 2022 (Warrenton)
  • Watauga - Rusty Henson - 2024 (Boone)
  • Wayne - Graham Price - 2022 (Seven Springs) and Ryan Roberson - 2022 (Goldsboro)
  • Wilkes - Shelmer Blackburn, Jr. - 2024 (Purlear),  Seth Church - 2023 (N. Wilkesboro), Terry Church - 2023 (N. Wilkesboro), Brian Parker - 2023 (N. Wilkesboro), and Clayton Yates - 2023 (Purlear)
  • Wilson - Jackie Whitley - 2022 (Wilson)
  • Yadkin - Clay Nicholson - 2024 (East Bend)