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The BIO Board of Directors sets the direction of the organization always with a focus on meeting client needs. Our Board consists of five Directors elected from and by our clients plus four appointments. The appointed positions ensure that we have a well-balanced Board that covers sectors, experience, skills and geography. Our current Directors are very well experienced and connected to many other organizations as highlighted below.

Dave Milliner, President (Director, Ontario Simmental Association)

Cory Van Groningen, Vice President (President, Ontario Independent Meat Processors)

Gib Drury, Secretary-Treasurer (Board Member, Canadian Cattle Identification Agency)

Mike Buis (Past President, BIO and Beef Farmers of Ontario, BFO)

Romy SCHILL (Sheep Producer, Wellington County)

Laura Smith (Goat and Beef Producer, Bentley, Alberta)

Dr. Graham Plastow (CEO, Livestock Gentec, University of Alberta)

Dr. Mike von Massow (Professor, University of Guelph)

Dr. Angela Canovas (Professor, University of Guelph)