CLA Members Elect Officers and Directors

At the 2019 Annual Membership Meeting, April 4, 2019, the members of the Colorado Livestock Association elected officers and directors. CLA would like to congratulate the new leadership and thank the existing officers and directors for their time and service to the livestock industry.

Tom Wernsman, Wernsman Feeders, Fleming, Colo. was re-elected to serve as the Treasurer for a one year term.

Case Gabel, Magnum Feedyard, Wiggins, Colo. was re-elected to serve a 3-year term as a Board Director.

John Mrozinzki, Producers Feedlot, LLC, Greeley, Colo. was elected to serve a 3-year term as a Board Director.

Russ Moss, Rusco Land and Cattle, LLC, Ault, Colo. was elected to serve a 3-year term as a Board Director.

2019-2020 Colorado Livestock Association Board of Directors

President: Mike Veeman, Veeman Dairy, Wiggins

President-Elect: Dwain Weinrich, Smithfield Hog Production, Yuma

Treasurer: Tom Wernsman, Wernsman Feeders, Fleming

Immediate Past President: Nolan Stone, S= Cattle Company, Eaton

Britt Dinis, Empire Dairy, Wiggins

Case Gabel, Magnum Feedyard, Wiggins

Toby Johnson, Collins Ranch Co., Inc., Kit Carson

Luke Larson, Ordway Feedyard, Ordway

John Lofdahl, Mountain Prairie, Las Animas

Justin Miller, Five Rivers Cattle Feeding, LLC, Lamar

Russ Moss, Rusco Land and Cattle LLC, Ault

John Mrozinski, Producers Feedlot LLC, Greeley

Jon Slutsky, La Luna Dairy, Wellington

Jared Breinig, Ex-Officio IPC Board Rep, Merck Animal Health, Eaton

The Colorado Livestock Association focuses on building relationships between producers, building relationships with regulatory agencies and legislators, and bringing forth future Colorado agriculture leaders. CLA has been a leader on behalf of its members in the regulatory and legislative arenas when it comes to issues impacting Colorado’s livestock industry.


By Tucker Allmer - The BARN

Tucker Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.