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Sanderson exec named to Fed board

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Lampkin Butts, president and chief operating officer of Sanderson Farms Inc., has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s New Orleans Branch. Butts’ term ends Dec. 31, 2017. He is filling an unexpired term.

Butts has served as president and chief operating officer of Sanderson Farms since 2004. He has been with the company since 1973.

Butts serves as a board member of the Mississippi World Trade Center and the National Chicken Council. He is a former director of the Mississippi Poultry Association, the Southeastern Poultry and Egg Association, the Association for Excellence in Education and the United Way of the Pine Belt.

Butts received his bachelor’s degree in marketing and sales management from the University of Mississippi.


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