Sanderson Farms, Inc. Names David Barksdale to Board of Directors
LAUREL, Miss.- Sanderson Farms, Inc. on Tuesday announced that David Barksdale was elected to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective August 7, 2018. He will serve as a Class A director until the annual meeting of shareholders in 2019 and will, if re-elected at that meeting, serve for a term expiring in 2020.
Barksdale, age 42, currently serves as Managing Member of Alluvian Capital, LLC, a privately held company in New Orleans, Louisiana, with diversified investments in the telecommunications and software industries. He was Co-Chairman from 2014 to 2018, and Chief Executive Officer from 2009 to 2014, of Spread Networks, LLC, a provider of wholesale telecommunications services to enterprise customers, which was acquired by Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. in March 2018. He serves on the board of Servato Corp., based in New Orleans and a leading provider of active battery management solutions to telecom, power, transportation...Full Story »Aug 8 2:03 AM, General News