NSP Names 2015 Legislative Committee Members

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Lindsay Kennedy
External Affairs Director
National Sorghum Producers

October 1, 2014

NSP Names 2015 Legislative Committee Members

LUBBOCK, Texas — National Sorghum Producers board of directors Chairman J.B. Stewart has appointed four new members to the NSP Legislative Committee. These members include: Kent Winter of Kansas, Danny Beyer of Texas, Ethan Branscum of Arkansas, and Jordan Shearer of Oklahoma.

Beginning this fiscal year, which starts today, these producers and 13 existing committee members will serve the sorghum industry, shaping future policy and guiding the organization on legislative matters in accordance with NSP’s mission to improve the sorghum industry through advocacy and leadership.

The 2015 National Sorghum Producers Legislative Committee members are:

James Born | Perryton, Texas – Chairman
Danny Beyer | Odem, Texas
Stephen Bigge | Stockton, Kansas
Don Bloss | Pawnee, Nebraska
Ethan Branscum | Little Rock, Arkansas
Stan Fury | Broadview, New Mexico
Jason Frantz | Perryton, Texas
Lance Herndon | Parkton, North Carolina
Jim Massey | Robstown, Texas
Earl Roemer | Healy, Kansas
Luke Sayes | Deville, Louisiana
Burl Scherler | Sheridan Lake, Colorado
Adam Schindler | Reliance, South Dakota
Jordan Shearer | Slapout, Oklahoma
Greg Stone | Garden City, Kansas
John Williams | McLeansboro, Illinois
Kent Winter | Mount Hope, Kansas

The new committee will have their first meeting Oct. 7, 2014.


NSP represents U.S. sorghum producers and serves as the voice of the sorghum industry coast to coast through legislative representation, regulatory representation and education. To learn more about NSP, visit www.sorghumgrowers.com.