Board Member Information

Name
Location
Industry Represented
Term
Gene Curry, Chairman
Valier
Cattle
3/2021 - 3/2027
130 Curry Rd, Valier, MT 59486
 
Nina Baucus
Wolf Creek
Cattle
3/2015 - 3/2023
Wolf Creek, MT 59648
 
Susan Brown
Belgrade
Dairy/Poultry
3/2016 - 3/2023
3380 Penwell Bridge Road, Belgrade, MT 59714
 
Jake Feddes
Belgrade
Cattle
3/2021 - 3/2027
151 Pebble Brooke Ln, Belgrade, MT 59714
 
Greg Wichman
Hilger
Sheep
3/2021 - 3/2027
1105 Winifred Hwy, Hilger, MT 59451
 
Alan Redfield
Livingston
Cattle
3/2021 - 3/2027
538 Mill Creek Rd, Livingston, MT 59047-8709
 
Ed Waldner
Chester
Swine
1/2011 - 3/2023
PO Box 238, Chester, MT 59522
 

 

 


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.