Nemechek appointed interim CEO of the North Carolina Pork Council
Former CEO Andy Curliss has accepted a corporate affairs position with Smithfield Foods.
Source: North Carolina Pork Council
via National Hog Farmer - Sep 10, 2020
Gene Nemechek of Wilson, N.C. has been appointed to serve as the interim CEO of the North Carolina Pork Council, effective Sept. 11. He will step in for former CEO Andy Curliss, who has accepted a corporate affairs position with Smithfield Foods, while the board of directors searches for a permanent replacement.
Nemechek, a respected swine veterinarian, has been involved in the pork industry for more than 30 years. He is a past president of the National Pork Board (2010) and North Carolina Pork Council and has served on the NCPC's board of directors for the past five years as an industry representative...