Committees: Safety & Product Innovation Committee
Jacques "Jack" Parent is owner and manager of a 1,000-head dairy cow operation in Highgate, Vermont. He was nominated to the Cattlemen's Beef Board by the St. Albans Cooperative Creamery and appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to begin service on the Board in 2016. Jack also serves on the Board of Directors for the St. Albans Cooperative Creamery; Dairy Marketing Services out of Syracuse, New York; DFA Northeast Council; Vermont Beef; Green Mountain Farmer Coop Federation; and the Vermont Dairy Promotion Council. He formerly served as chairman of the Franklin County Field Days and served on the Board of Directors for the Lyndonville Savings Bank. Jack is married to Mariel, and they have three daughters and seven grandchildren.