The National Biodiesel Board (NBB) held its board meeting in Washington, D.C. this week. In attendance was, ASA board member Mike Cunningham (Illinois), ASA Washington representatives and many other soybean growers and state association staff.The meeting focused on the recently released RFS proposal and included remarks from Chris Grundler, the director of EPA’s Office of Transportation & Air Quality, in addition to visits with congressional offices. Also during the meeting, NBB conducted elections for eight governing board positions. Re-elected or newly elected governing board members include:Todd Ellis, Imperium RenewablesKent Engelbrecht, ADMGary Haer, Renewable Energy GroupEd Hegland, Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion CouncilRon Marr, Minnesota Soybean ProcessorsBob Metz, South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion CoucilRobert Stobaugh, Arkansas Soybean Promotion BoardEd Ulch, Iowa Soybean AssociationASA board member Mike Cunningham, already on the NBB Governing Board, was elected to serve as treasurer, while Steven J. Levy of Sprague Energy was elected to serve as the new NBB chairman.