Jeremy Gantt of Bayou Kubota with locations in Ruston, Monroe and Bossier City, La., was re-elected to serve as board chairman of the Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association.
The election took place at the DSEDA Annual Business Meeting held March 1 at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront Hotel in Savannah, Ga.
Other officers re-elected were: Immediate Past Chairman Jeff Adams, Scott Truck LLC, Monroe, Louisiana; Vice Chairman Ryan Abell, Abell & Sons Inc., Lake Charles, Louisiana; Treasurer Josh Vines, Goldman Equipment LLC, West Monroe, Louisiana; and President/CEO and Corporate Secretary Vincent Zebeau Jr. from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Directors re-elected were Stephen Dottolo, Lee Tractor Company Inc., St. Rose, Louisiana; Thomas Soileau, Progressive Tractor Co., Bunkie, Louisiana; Greg Hollier, Sunshine Quality Solutions, Bunkie; Mickey Bates, Clanton Tractor & Equipment, Clanton, Alabama; Bill Mason, Mason Tractor Company, Blue Ridge, Georgia; Roger Harrod, Georgia Deer Farm, Roopville, Georgia; Lester Killebrew of SunSouth, Abbeville, Alabama; Bob Rodriguez, George’s Mower Service, Riverview, Florida; Ricky Smith. Smith Tractor Co., Jay, Florida; and Jerry Toomey, Toomey Equipment Co., Theodore, Alabama.
Bo Schlechter, Everglades Farm Equipment Co. Inc., Weirsdale, Florida, was a newly elected director.