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Almond Board of California 2020 Election Results


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Desiree Silva

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(Modesto, Calif.) — The Almond Board of California has released election results for the Board of Directors positions whose terms of office will run from August 1, 2020 through July 31, 2021. The names of the following nominees have been submitted to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture for selection:

Independent Grower

Member Position One (one-year term):      

  • Paul Ewing, Los Banos          

Alternate Position One:                                       

  • Joe Gardiner, Earlimart      
Independent Handler

Member Position One (three-year term):   

  • Alexi Rodriguez, Caruthers

Alternate Position One:                                       

  • Ron Fisher, Modesto

Member Position Three (one-year term):   

  • Darren Rigg, Le Grand            

Alternate Position Two:                                       

  • Chad DeRose, McFarland     
Cooperative Grower

Member Position One (three-year term):   

  • George Goshgarian Jr., Fowler         

Alternate Position One:                                       

  • Christine Gemperle, Ceres       
Cooperative Handler

Member Position Two (three-year term):   

  • Bill Morecraft, Sacramento     

Alternate Position Two:                                       

  • Alicia Rockwell, Sacramento

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