Hass Avocado Board Producer Alternate Vacancies

  • Oct 27, 2016

The Hass Avocado Board (HAB) has two producer alternate vacancies on the HAB Board of Directors.

To be eligible to serve on the HAB Board, interested parties must meet the definition of a producer, which is as follows:

  • Producers must certify that they are engaged in the business of producing Hass avocados in the United States for commercial use, and that they own, or share in the ownership and risk of loss of such Hass avocados.
  • Board members and alternates shall be domiciled in the U.S.

Interested parties should email the following information to Silvia Standke at silvia@hassavocadoboard.com:

  • Name
  • Brief candidate statement

The deadline for email submission is noon (PST), November 15, 2016. Applicants may attend the board meeting and present his/her candidacy at the HAB meeting on November 16 at 1:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA.

Please note this HAB Board vacancy request is not related to the 2016 HAB General Election. For more information, contact Silvia Standke with the Hass Avocado Board at  silvia@hassavocadoboard.com or Kelly Robertson with USDA AMS at  Kelly.Robertson@ams.usda.gov.

Additional information regarding the Hass Avocado Board can be found at www.hassavocadoboard.com/about.

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