Our People

AGademics: How Sanderson Farms Summer Interns Learn about Agriculture both Inside and Outside the Classroom

As a child, Connor Miller had big dreams of becoming an astronaut or an architect, but neither of those grand plans included him working in the poultry industry even after Miller pursued a degree in computer engineering technology. Read More >

PRide of Poultry
03/24/2022Our People

As the leader of Sanderson Farms’ corporate communication team and its associated award-winning strategies, Ashley Rea is no stranger to acclaim within her chosen profession of public relations and communication, but recently she accomplished a feat only 20 predecessors have achieved wh... Read More >

40 Under 40
03/24/2022Our People

Sanderson Farms’ associate general counsel, Casey Butts, CPA, Esq., has been named to the Ole Miss Alumni Association’s 40 Under 40 list. The alumni association unveiled its inaugural 40 Under 40 class in February to celebrate the personal, professional and philanthropic achievements of... Read More >

TAKING FLIGHT

At Sanderson Farms, it’s not just our sales and profits that are taking flight to reach new heights and standards of operation, it’s also our standard for safety that has the company flying high. One Sanderson Farms employee, Jeff Borgelt, has set the bar high for safety standards in th... Read More >

MAKING IT COUNT

For over half a century, Sanderson Farms’ longest tenured active employee, Mary Ann Thibodeaux, has been crunching numbers and making her years at the company “count.” For Thibodeaux, a good, honest career with Sanderson Farms just made sense, regardless of how many cents she counted ov... Read More >

PHIL LIVINGSTON

After 32 years of serving on Sanderson Farms’ board of directors, Phil Livingston is the second longest serving member of the board. Read More >

LOUIS FISHMAN

Since 1974, Louis Fishman has devoted much of his career to furthering Sanderson Farms’ pursuit of its company vision for the future, including providing guidance, advice, wisdom and insight into every significant decision made by the company’s management team and board of directors. ... Read More >

LORRI DEVEREAUX RETIRES AFTER 34 YEARS

Lorri Devereaux has seen a lot of changes during her 34-year tenure with Sanderson Farms. She has seen the industry change multiple times over, yet the former manager of central purchasing says it has all been for the better. Read More >

GEORGE JONES JR. RETIRES AFTER 36 YEARS

With nearly 36 years of tenure with Sanderson Farms, it is safe to say that George Jones Sr. has witnessed exponential company growth throughout the last three and a half decades, and particularly within his line of work in engineering. Read More >

FRED BANKS RETIRES FROM SANDERSON BOARD OF DIRECTORS

After 15 years of serving on Sanderson Farms’ board of directors, Fred Banks has announced he will retire when his current term ends at the 2022 annual shareholders’ meeting. Read More >