The United Soybean Board (USB) has elected Bob Eilts chairman of the board; Don Latham, vice chair.

Doug Magnus was named secretary and international marketing committee chair; Richard Borgsmiller, treasurer and budget & finance committee chair.

Other new committee chairs are: Jay Franklin, producer communications; David Durham, domestic marketing; Gene Lewis, new uses; Earl Hendrix, production; and Lyle Henricks, quality.

Dennis Phelps is also serving on the executive committee. In addition, Barry Mumby, while not an executive committee member, will chair USB's trade analysis committee.