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Wyoming Beef Council Board Vacancies

The five voting members of the WBC are appointed by Wyoming's Governor to serve three-year terms. Members can serve multiple terms but no more than two terms can be served consecutively. Applications can be downloaded here and should be submitted to the WBC Executive Director by May 1st. Letters of support and recommendation are encouraged.

  • The WBC has an upcoming vacancy for a dairy producer. The term begins July 1, 2021, and ends June 30, 2024 with the possibility of reappointment for an additional three-year term. This position is currently held by Lynn George, Cody, who is not eligible for reappointment. The link below will take you to the application and position description. Applications are due April 30, 2021.

Board Member Application


Wyoming Directors to the Federation of State Beef Councils

Wyoming Directors to the Federation of State Beef Councils are appointed by the members of the WBC and serve as non-voting members of the Council. Federation Directors serve three-year terms with no more than two terms to be served consecutively.  

  • The next Federation Director vacancies will occur February 28, 2021.  Applications will be due January 1, 2021. These two positions are currently held by Timmery Hellyer and Lynn George who are both eligible to serve additional terms.  Interviews and selection will occur at the Spring WBC meeting - date and location to be determined. 

Application and position description for Checkoff Federation Director


Wyoming Directors to the US Meat Export Federation

Wyoming Directors to the US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) are appointed by the members of the WBC and serve as ex-officio (non-voting) members on the Council. USMEF Directors serve three-year terms with no more than two terms to be served consecutively. 

  • The next vacancy for Wyoming USMEF Director will occur June 1, 2022. Applications are due  January 1, 2022, with interviews occurring at the Spring WBC meeting--date and location to be determined. 

Application and position description for USMEF Director