Minnesota Pork Producers Association Annual Meeting
January 15, 2018
1:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Minneapolis Hilton- Symphony III
1001 S. Marquette Ave,
I. Call to Order – Jay Moore -MPPA president
II. Introductions- MPPA Executive Board, National Pork Producers Council Board Members, MPPA Staff
III. Review of Annual Meeting Procedures, Rules of Debate- Bruce Kleven- MPPA Annual Meeting Counsel
IV. Approval of 2017 Annual Meeting Minutes – Lori Stevermer MPPA secretary
V. Election of 2018 MPPA Executive Board
VI. MPPA Financial Report and Program Review – David Preisler- MPPA chief executive officer
VII. Guest Speaker: Ken Maschhoff, National Pork Producers Council, President
VIII. 2018 MPPA State Legislative Goals and Outlook –MPPA By-Law Amendment
IX. 2018 Resolutions, Discussion and Action- Greg Boerboom- chair of the Public Affairs committee
X. Election Results for 2018 MPPA Executive Board
Guest Speaker: Ken Maschhoff, is chairman of Maschhoff Family Foods, which owns The Maschhoffs LLC, one of the largest pork production companies in the world. A fifth-generation farmer, Maschhoff currently serves as president for the National Pork Producers Council. Ken and his wife Julie have four children, and they reside on the family farm in Southern Illinois.
MPB Annual Meeting 10:30: – 1:00 p.m – MPPA members are encouraged to attend the Minnesota Pork Board (Pork Checkoff) annual meeting prior the MPPA Meeting.