The National Cotton Council directors for 2012 were announced at the NCC’s annual meeting held in Fort Worth, Texas.

Elected to the NCC Board during segment caucuses were:

Producers – Allen McLaurin, Laurel Hill, N.C.; Laudies D. Brantley Jr., England, Ark.; Michael D. Alexander, Colorado City, Texas; Donald J. Cameron, Helm, Calif.; and Clyde T. Sharp, Roll, Ariz.

Ginners – Richard J. Lindsey, Centre, Ala.; Richard Kelley, Burlison, Tenn.; David L. Lingle, Davidson, Okla.; Gregory W. Gillard, Fresno, Calif.; and Lee Tiller, Odem, Texas.

Warehousers – Charlie Jackson, Memphis, Tenn.; Jay T. Cowart, Altus, Okla.; Robert Snodgrass, Taylor, Texas; Dane Jones, Bakersfield, Calif.; and Wendell Tucker, Quanah, Texas.

Merchants – T. Jordan Lea, Greenville, S.C.; John D. Mitchell, Titus, Ala.; Richard L. Clark III, Cordova, Tenn.; Philip R. Bogel, II, Dallas, Texas; and Joseph T. Nicosia, Cordova, Tenn.

Cottonseed – Brandon Raddatz, Valdosta, Ga.; Robert L. Lacy, Lubbock, Texas; James C. Massey, Harlingen, Texas; Mark E. Howard, Gilbert, Ariz.; and Sammy Wright, Tifton, Ga.

Cooperatives – Michael Quinn, Garner, N.C.; David C. Camp, Greenwood, Miss.; Wallace L. Darneille, Lubbock, Texas; Jarral Neeper, Bakersfield, Calif.; and Wayne Tritt, Brownsville, Tenn.

Manufacturers – Robert H. Chapman, III, Inman, S.C.; W. Malloy Evans, Cheraw, S.C.; Werner Bieri, Jefferson, Ga.; David Hastings, Mauldin, S.C.; and Owen J. Hodges III, Columbus, Ga.