NextGenBaker, A.B.A.

WASHINGTON — Brent Bradshaw, vice-president of marketing at Flowers Foods, and Brandon Woods, director of sales at LeMatic, Inc., have been selected to serve as co-chairs of the American Bakers Association’s NextGenBaker Committee. They will succeed Jesse Amoroso of Amoroso’s Baking Co. and Morgan Murphy of Mother Murphy’s Flavors.

“Brent and Brandon bring a tremendous amount of energy, expertise and innovation to NextGenBaker,” said Fred Penny, chairman of the A.B.A. “With such an outstanding leadership team in place, I am confident that NextGenBaker will continue its invaluable mission of developing the next generation of baking industry leaders. NextGenBaker is a unique blend of executive management development and promotion of A.B.A.’s aggressive policy agenda on Capitol Hill.”

The NextGenBaker Networking Reception will be held Sunday, March 26, in conjunction with the A.B.A. Convention in Boca Raton, Fla.