Nebraska Cattlemen has selected a new executive vice president.
Dale Spencer, Nebraska Cattlemen president, made the announcement Tuesday that Pete McClymont would be taking over the role. He said, "Nebraska Cattlemen is excited to welcome Pete McClymont as our new EVP. Pete brings excellent industry and legislative experience to this position, as well as wide spread respect from cattlemen and others in the agriculture industry as well as our state legislature."
McClymont previously served as vice president of legislative affairs for Nebraska Cattlemen. He has been active with the organization's affiliate Phelps/Gosper Livestock Feeders as well as serving on Nebraska Cattlemen board.
"I am honored and humbled to be selected as Executive Vice President for the membership of Nebraska Cattlemen," shared McClymont. "For the past seven sessions at the Nebraska Legislature, I've experienced first-hand the respect and stature of Nebraska Cattlemen. As currently being a beef producer myself, I'm excited to continue my professional service for NC members."
McClymont grew up working the family farm near Holdrege with his father and brothers. The operation consisted of cattle feeding, ranching as well as growing crops. He graduated from Holdrege High School and the University of Nebraska- Lincoln.