BEMA Standing Committees
Listed below are each committee’s purpose and updates. View committee meeting minutes and agendas.
Conventions & Programs – Now consists of dedicated members who are committed to working on program development and speaker invitations. The meeting is still open, but you’ll find the work more structured.
Chairmen: Jay Hardy, Jim Warren
International – Focused on international trade shows and identifying ways to improve BEMA’s international presence.
Chairman: Jason Ward
Marketing – Develops brand positioning for BEMA in the baking industry. Will use this meeting to discuss new committee purpose, structure, and processes.
Chairmen: Patrice Painchaud, Clay Miller
Membership – Develop strategies for membership recruitment and identify ways to add more value for BEMA membership.
Chairman: Mike Day
Safety & Sanitation – Will work on ideas to market the new Z50.2 standard and continuous improvement.
Chairman: Mike Pierce
Scholarship – Focused on improving the policies and processes for BEMA’s scholarship giving.
Chairman: Mark Podl