2024 Committees

Communications Committee

  • Michelle Boerst, Co-Publications Director
  • Monica Siwiak, Social Media
  • Dodie Stillman
  • Leesa Hyder
  • Mike Hatch, Webmaster
  • Jerry Maxwell, THBEA
  • Meagan Elzner, RTH
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton

Legislative Committee

  • Leesa Hyder, Chairperson
  • Ashley Ralph
  • Dodie Stillman
  • Dennis Herbert
  • Blake Butler
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton

Resource Committee

  • Dodie Stillman
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton

Informal Financial Review Committee (formerly Audit Committee)

  • TBD

Finance Committee

  • Gary Barber, Chairperson
  • Andy Knight
  • Barbi Rose
  • Rusty Kaskel
  • Leesa Hyder

Membership Committee

  • Shirley Doggett, Membership Director
  • Leesa Hyder
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton

Nominations Committee

  • Dodie Stillman, Past President, Chairperson
  • Charlie Agar
  • Monica Siwiak
  • Meagan Elzner
  • Julie Norman

Event Committee

  • Gary Barber, Event Chairperson
  • Rebecca Vaughan, Coordinator
  • John “Skip” Talbert, State Fair Chairperson
  • Barbi Rose, Registration
  • Mike Hatch, Webmaster
  • Teri Albright, Vendor Chairperson
  • Tim Branam, Volunteer Chairperson
  • Byron Compton
  • This committee has many unlisted volunteers and members that help with putting together our awesome events – we’ve included the main point of contact for each event or project for your convenience.

Resolutions Committee

  • Leesa Hyder
  • Dodie Stillman
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton

Texas Honey Show

  • Dodie Stillman
  • Monica Siwiak
  • Barbi Rose

Real Texas Honey Board

  • Meagan Elzner, Chairperson
  • Gary Barber, Vice-Chairperson
  • Chris Moore
  • Danessa Yaschuk
  • Jimmy Middlebrooks
  • David Grimme
  • Byron Compton
  • Harrison Rogers
  • Leesa Hyder

Texas Honey Bee Education Association Board

  • Jerry Maxwell, Chairperson
  • Skip Talbert, Vice-Chairperson
  • Kirk Kirksey
  • Randy Oakley
  • Open Position
  • Gary Barber
  • Byron Compton
  • Leesa Hyder
  • Rusty Kaskel