Along with Brent Cheyne, from Klamath Falls, Oregon being elected as the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) President, the Board of Directors elected a new slate of officers. Keeff Felty from Oklahoma was elected Vice President, Pat Clements from Kentucky was elected Treasurer, Jamie Kress from Idaho was elected as the new Secretary and Nicole Berg from Washington state transitioned to the role of Past President.
NAWG is the primary policy representative in Washington D.C. for wheat growers, working to ensure a better future for America’s growers, the industry and the general public. NAWG works with a team of 20 state wheat grower organizations to benefit the wheat industry at the national level. From their offices on Capitol Hill, NAWG’s staff members are in constant contact with state association representatives, NAWG grower leaders, Members of Congress, Congressional staff members, Administration officials and the public.