The following men and women led our industry through many changes, including several name changes. To learn more about the organization’s history, check out this blog post.

PRESIDENTS

North Carolina Swine Producers Association
1959 – Norman C. Denning
1960 – M.T. Lamm
1961 – E.M. Hunt

North Carolina Swine Industry Association Inc. was officially incorporated on Jan. 11, 1962
1962 – L.B. Outlaw Jr.
1963 – Hugh Winslow

Jan. 9, 1964, the name of our organization was changed to the N.C. Pork Producers Association
1964 – Charles Quinerly
1965 – Jack Cooper
1966 – Ira Ellis
1967 – L.B. Outlaw Jr.
1968 – Charles Harper
1969 – Jack Cooper
1970 – James W. Jackson
1971 – Edwin Beaman
1972 – Carson Gregory
1973 – Dick White
1974 – Junius Radford
1975 – George Wood
1976 – Frank Barnhill
1977 – Charles King
1978 – Harvey Lilley
1979 – Brewer Autry
1980 – Leon Walters
1981 – G.C. Funderburk
1982 – Al Daniel
1983-84 – Wallace Green
1985-86 – Arthur Jenkins
1987 – John Q. Adams
1988-89 – H.D. Cornelius
1990 – Allen Baucom
1991 – Jennings Humphrey
1992 – Randy Stoecker
1993 – Jimmy Pollock
1994 – Jan Cornelius
1995-96 – Craig King

Jan. 14, 1997,  the board changed the name to the North Carolina Pork Council.
1997 – Whitley Stephenson
1998 – Earl Bell
1999 – Deborah Johnson
2000 – Don Butler
2001 – Waitus English
2002 – Jimmy Neuhoff
2003 – Curtis Barwick
2004 – Zack McCullen
2005 – Dr. Gene Nemechek
2006-07 – R.C. Hunt
2008-09 – George Pettus
2010 – Tim Craig
2011 – Ben Outlaw
2012 – Kim Griffin
2013 – David Herring
2014 – Bryant Worley
2015 – David Herring
2016 – Ray Summerlin
2017 – Mark Daughtry
2018 – Brandon Warren
2019 – Everett Johnson
2020 – Jim Lynch
2021 – Lorenda Overman


Executives of the North Carolina Pork Producers Association and the North Carolina Pork Council

1965-1970 – Jim Butler
1971-1982 – Tom Farmer
1983-1987 – Al Daniel
1987-2001 – Walter Cherry
2001-2005 – Rann Carpenter
2005-2016 – Deborah Johnson
2016-2020 – Andy Curliss
2021 – present – Roy Lee Lindsey