IDDBA 2013-2014 Officers and Board of Directors Elected

IDDBAThe International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association (IDDBA) elected the 2013-2014 Officers and Board of Directors at their Annual Business Meeting, held recently in Chicago.

William Klump, senior vice president marketing, Butterball LLC, was elected as the association’s chairman of the Board. He has served on the Board of Directors since 2006 and has been actively involved in many committees. Voni Woods, senior director of Deli, Giant Eagle Inc., continues to serve on the Board of Directors as past chairman.

Other new officers for 2013-2014 are: Executive Vice Chairman — David Leonhardi, events director, Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Inc.; Vice Chairman — John Cheesman, vice president sales – Corp. Accts., Maplehurst Bakeries LLC; and Treasurer — Jewel Hunt, group vice president pharmacy, Health & Wellness, Safeway Inc.

Industry leaders elected to serve three-year terms on the IDDBA Board of Directors are: Linda Duwve, vice president retail sales, Emmi Roth USA, Inc.; Rick Findlay, vice president purchasing, Whole Foods Market Inc.; Glenn Harmon, senior vice president, PriceSmart Inc.; Tim Holler, team leader, brands, Schreiber Foods; Jewel Hunt, group vice president pharmacy, Health and Wellness, Safeway Inc.; Greg Schlafer, president, Lamb Weston Inc.; and Joe Squires, field sales director, Land O’Lakes Inc.

Other Board members continuing to serve are:  Jim Antrup, Dawn Food Products, Inc.; Mark Brown, Fresh Creative Foods; John Cheesman, Maplehurst Bakeries LLC; Craig Drefcinski, Hormel Foods Corp.; Tim Holler, Schreiber Foods; William Klump, Butterball LLC; David Leonhardi, Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Inc.; Ray Lippert, Bakery Crafts; Edward Meyer, Schnuck Markets Inc.; Dave Peterson, BelGioioso Cheese Inc.; Mark Rudy, Hubert Company; John Sullivan, Norseland Inc.; Philippe Surget, Lactalis American Group, Inc.; J. K. Symancyk, Meijer Inc.; Dotty Vandermolen, Advantage Waypoint LLC; Erik Waterkotte, John Morrell Food Group; John Wellenzohn, Rich Products Corp.; and Voni Woods, Giant Eagle Inc.



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