Association Business

Candidate Forum
Saturday, November 6 | 3:30pm

The candidate forum is the prime time for delegates and Association members to listen to candidates vying for the Association’s Board of Directors. Each candidates will present for 10 minutes, followed by a Q&A session.

State Caucuses
Saturday, November 6 | 5:30pm

Caucuses are an opportunity for state delegates to engage in one-on-one sessions with respective candidates. If your state delegation is interested in hosting a caucus, email Jaclyn Upperman. If you would like to join a caucus, contact the state delegation chairman.

138th Annual Convention of Delegates
Monday, November 8 | 10am

No Angus Convention is complete without the American Angus Association® annual business meeting. Delegates from across the U.S. will assemble to represent the nearly 25,000 Association members as they conduct Association business and elect candidates to the Board of Directors.

Board of Director Candidates

Members who have declared their intention to run for a position on the American Angus Association Board of Directors are featured below. The delegates elect five directors, a president and chairman of the board, and a vice president and vice chairman of the board.

Paul Bennett

Paul BennettVirginia
1st term

Paul Bennett’s Biography
Jim Brinkley

Jim BrinkleyMissouri
2nd term

Jim Brinkley’s Biography
John Dickinson

John DickinsonCalifornia
1st term

John Dickinson’s Biography
Greg McCurry

Greg McCurryKansas
1st term

Greg McCurry’s Biography
Henry Smith

Henry SmithKentucky
1st term

Henry Smith’s Biography
 Dru Uden

Dru UdenNebraska
1st term

Dru Uden’s Biography
Mike Wendel

Mike WendelNorth Dakota
1st term

Mike Wendel’s Biography
Loran Wilson

Loran WilsonIndiana
1st term

Loran Wilson’s Biography

2021 Sponsors

The Angus Convention and Trade Show is made possible through generous support from the following partners.