At the annual business meeting on June 28, messengers voted to approve Mike Hess as the new national representative of the GARBC. The vote was 93.5 percent in favor of Mike’s approval. Outgoing national representative John Greening will officially retire Aug. 31. In the meantime, there will be a transitional period as Mike assumes his new duties.

Read more about Mike’s background, appointment, and vision for the association’s future here: