Board Member Information

Name
Location
Industry Represented
Term
Susan Brown
Belgrade
Dairy/Poultry
3/2016 - 3/2023
3380 Penwell Bridge Road, Belgrade, MT 59714
 
Lila Taylor
Busby
Cattle
3/2015 - 3/2021
HC 42 Box 595, Busby MT 59016
 
Nina Baucus
Wolf Creek
Cattle
3/2015 - 3/2023
Wolf Creek, MT 59648 
 
John Scully, Vice-chair
 Ennis
Cattle
3/2013 - 3/2019
PO Box 986, Ennis MT 59729
 
Brett DeBruycker
Dutton
Cattle
3/2015 - 3/2021
1692 6th Ln NE, Dutton MT 59433
 
Ed Waldner
Chester
Swine
1/2011 - 3/2023
PO Box 238, Chester MT 59522 
 
John H. Lehfeldt, Chair
Lavina
Sheep
3/2013 - 3/2019
PO Box 125, Lavina MT 59046

 

 


Montana Code Annotated  2-15-3102: Board of livestock -- composition.
  (1) There is a board of livestock.
  (2) The board consists of seven members appointed by the governor with the consent of the senate. Each member must be a resident of the state and an active livestock producer. A member must be appointed upon the recommendation of the related industry and must have the following qualifications:
     (a) four are cattle producers;
     (b) one is a dairy producer representing the dairy and poultry industry;
     (c) one is a swine producer; and
     (d) one is a sheep producer.
  (3) An appointee is vested with all the powers and duties of office before being confirmed by the senate, as are directors in 2-15-111(2).
  (4) The governor shall designate the presiding officer of the board.
  (5) A member shall serve for a term of 6 years.
  (6) Members of the board must be reimbursed and compensated as are members of quasi-judicial boards in 2-15-124(7).

History: En. 82A-1303 by Sec. 1, Ch. 272, L. 1971; amd. Sec. 198, Ch. 310, L. 1974; amd. Sec. 1, Ch. 393, L. 1975; R.C.M. 1947, 82A-1303; amd. Sec. 7, Ch. 52, L. 1993.