Welcome, Class of 2013

Sixteen outstanding individuals have been chosen as participants in the 2013 Almond Leadership Program. These individuals will spend 2013 attending monthly seminars covering important topics in the California Almond industry including marketing, production research, scientific affairs, sustainability, and production and environmental issues. Please join us at the Almond Board in welcoming our Almond Leadership Program class of 2013:

Andrew Ray, UCCE Merced County
JJ Magdaleno, Terra Nova Trading Inc.
Nathan Lewis, Helena Chemical
Jennifer Dickey, CR Orchards Inc.
Laceyanne Sullivan, Winfield Solutions, LLC
Robert Mahoney, UCCE Tehama County
Samantha Perez, Innovative Sales, Inc.
Terrik Watt, South Valley Almond Company
Wesley Henderson, Henderson Custom Farm Management
Daniel Bays, Bays Ranch Inc.
Eric Genzoli, Genzoli Almond Farms
Kevin Brooks, Strmiska Consulting & Brooks Farms
Bobby McCuan, Blue Diamond Growers
Bal Chohan, Chohan Farms
Naveen Ravela, American Orchards, LLC
Kristen Lane, Paramount Farming Company

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