Oklahoma Farm Bureau members elected and re-elected several leaders during the organization’s annual meeting Nov. 10-12 in Oklahoma City.
Rodd Moesel was re-elected to serve his final two-year term as OKFB president. Moesel has served as OKFB president since 2017.
Leon Richards of Texas County was re-elected to serve a three-year term as District Three director. Richards will represent Cimarron, Texas, Beaver, Harper, Ellis, Woodward and Dewey Counties.
Kerry Givens of Comanche County was re-elected to a three-year term as District Four director. Givens will represent Comanche, Cotton, Stevens, Jefferson, Carter, Love, Murray, Johnston and Marshall Counties.
Stacy Simunek of Kay County was re-elected to serve a three-year term as District Seven director. Simunek will represent Alfalfa, Woods, Major, Grant, Garfield, Kay and Noble Counties.
The OKFB Women’s Leadership Committee elected Jacey Fye of Cotton County to represent District Four on the OKFB Women’s Leadership Committee.
OKFB Young Farmers and Ranchers elected Jacob and Chastity Beck of Logan County to serve a one-year term as YF&R chair and re-elected Katie Richards of Texas County to serve as the District One representative. Additional members elected include Ethan and Allison Theis of Comanche County, District Four; Garrett Haskins of Kay County, District Seven, Tommy and Chalaynna Salisbury of Tulsa County, at-large; and Taylor Fent of Ottawa County, collegiate representative.
The Oklahoma Farm Bureau Annual Meeting is the organization’s largest gathering of farmers and ranchers every year. At the three-day convention, members vote on grassroots policy, elect leaders and award outstanding individuals. OKFB has a presence in all 77 Oklahoma counties and serves as the voice of agriculture and the rural way of life. To learn more, visit okfarmbureau.org.