The National Peanut Board is a farmer-funded national research, promotion and education group in support of all things peanuts. Each of the 11 major peanut-producing American states is represented by a board member and an alternate. One at-large board member and alternate represent all minor peanut-producing states. Click on any of the faces below to meet the U.S. peanut farmers who currently volunteer to serve on the National Peanut Board.

OFFICERS (Jan. 1, 2022 – Dec. 31, 2022)


Les Crall, Chairman
Paul Rogers, Vice Chairman
Greg Baltz, Treasurer
Casey Cox, Secretary




ALABAMA – Thomas Adams         MISSOURI – Russ Hoggard
ARKANSAS – Allen Donner           NORTH CAROLINA – Julie Ward
AT-LARGE – Lucy Shackelford      OKLAHOMA – Gayle White
FLORIDA – Nick L. Marshall           SOUTH CAROLINA – Doug Jarrell
GEORGIA – Wesley Webb             TEXAS – Mason Becker
MISSISSIPPI – Alan D. Atkins        VIRGINIA – Westley Barnes Drake