IWF Louisiana member Suzanne Mestayer was named this week to the Sanderson Farms, Inc. Board of Directors. Sanderson Farms® is one of the nation’s leading food corporations, with annual sales of more than $2.8 billion.
Mestayer is owner and managing principal of ThirtyNorth Investments, LLC, an independent registered investment advisory firm in New Orleans, Louisiana, which provides investment management and consultation services to families, retirement plans, for-profit and non-profit organizations and trusts.
On the announcement, Joe F. Sanderson, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of Sanderson Farms, Inc., said, “We are pleased and fortunate to have Suzanne Mestayer join our Board of Directors as an independent director. With her extensive experience and successful career in the investment and commercial banking industries, she is an excellent choice for Sanderson Farms. She brings a significant level of board expertise, having served on over twenty boards, including a public company and a wide range of civic organizations in the New Orleans community. We are confident she will make an immediate and meaningful contribution to the work of the Sanderson Farms’ Board of Directors, and we look forward to her participation as we continue to execute our growth strategy.”
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