Board of Directors

The Illinois Junior Beef Association Board of Directors offers leadership development beyond the boundaries of local groups. During their terms, the IJBA Directors will develop and carry out programs and events to serve junior members and the Illinois cattle industry. The IJBA Board will also make recommendations for new programs and help develop leadership potential of the junior members. 

IJBA Board of Directors

President: Leslie Walker Vice President: Katie Miller        
Secretary: Keegan Cassady   Show/Beef Promotion Chair: Katrina Lowry       
District 1 Director, Katie Miller   District 1 Director, McKenzie Davison      
Cambridge, IL    Geneseo, IL       
Term ends Aug. 2018   Term ends Aug. 2019      


  District 2 DirectorLeslie Walker

  Danvers, IL       

  Term ends Aug. 2019

District 3 Director, Abby Tomhave
Jacksonville, IL   
Term ends Aug. 2018

    District 4 Director, Sierra Day      

  Jacksonville, IL        

  Term ends Aug. 2018        
At Large Director, Kaitlyn Hildebrand
  At Large Director, Keegan Cassady
Ohio, IL  

Normal, IL      
Term ends Aug. 2018  
  Term ends Aug. 2019        
At Large Director, Katrina Lowry  At Large Director, Ashley Miller      
Oregon, IL    Armington, IL      
Term ends Aug. 2018    Term ends Aug. 2019       

Junior Board Candidates – To become a candidate for the junior board, junior members must be an IBA member, at least 16 years old. For more information about the responsibilities and qualities of an IJBA director contact Jill Johnson at or 217-787-4280.


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