Board of Directors

(as of January 2024)

Current Member

Term Expires Dec 31 of

Rachel Santos, Premium Peanut - At Large

2025

Donald Chase, Georgia Peanut Commission – At Large

2024

Chris Liebold, The J.M. Smucker Co. – At Large

2025

Lindsay Bashore, Hormel Foods – At Large

2024

Peggy Tsatsos, Mars Chocolate North America – At Large

2024

George Birdsong, Birdsong Peanuts – At Large

2024

Jack Davis, JLA – At Large

2024

Courtney Dorsett, Premium Peanut – At Large

2024

Dan Ward, North Carolina Peanut Growers Assn. – At Large

2025

Darlene Cowart, Birdsong Peanuts – At Large

2025

William Pearce, Golden Peanut & Tree Nuts – At Large

2025

JR Cudd, Texas Peanut Producers – At Large

2025

Donald Chase, Chair of APC Board

Current APC Chair

Neal Baxley

Grower Caucus Rep

John Gray

Sheller Caucus Rep

Jennifer Bencz (Allgood Foods)

Manufacturer Caucus Rep

Jon Moore (James Brokerage)

Allied Caucus Rep

   

Current Peanut Foundation Officers

Chair – Courtney Dorsett

2024

Vice Chair – Chris Liebold

2024

Treasurer – JR Cudd

2024