The North American Meat Institute has announced that the search for a new President & CEO to replace retiring President and CEO Barry Carpenter has begun.
The Institute has retained the firm Raffa, Inc. to coordinate the search, and a CEO Selection Committee comprised of 10 members of the Board of Directors has been appointed to oversee the process and to conduct interviews.
Background information and a position description are available here. Expressions of interest in the position are due to Raffa by January 31. The Institute aims to announce the new CEO by late Spring with an anticipated start date of July 1.
Carpenter will continue on the staff through 2018 to ensure a smooth transition.