National Mastitis Council (NMC) members elected two new members – Elizabeth Berry and David Kelton – to its board of directors during the NMC Annual Business Meeting, held Feb. 2, in Glendale, Ariz. Berry is a veterinarian and research and development scientist at Animax in Hereford, United Kingdom. Kelton is a professor of epidemiology and dairy health at the University of Guelph in Guelph, Ont., Canada. During the next year, Sandra Godden, a dairy population medicine professor at the University of Minnesota, will lead the organization as president; Mario Lopez, DeLaval technical service and technical tools development manager, will serve as first vice president; and Kelton will serve as second vice president.
Pictured: (Sitting) Mario Lopez, Sandra Godden, David Kelton, Gina Pighetti. (Standing L to R) Patrick Christian, Elizabeth Berry, Steve Lehman, Kevin Anderson, Jason Lombard, Gary Neubauer, Joe Gillespie, Keith Engel. Not pictured: Ron Erskine, Sarne De Vliegher, Ian Ohnstad