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Mickey Bates re-elected association director

From Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association

Mickey Bates of Clanton Tractor & Equipment Co., a Kubota Dealer in Clanton, was re-elected to serve as a Director of the Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association. Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, the event took place at the virtual Annual Business Session of the Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association on Feb. 26, 2021.

At the Deep Southern Annual Business Session other officers that were re-elected to serve were: Chairman, Jeremy Gantt from Ruston, Louisiana; Immediate Past Chairman, Jeff Adams from Monroe, Louisiana; Vice Chairman, Ryan Abell from Lake Charles, Louisiana; Treasurer, Josh Vines from West Monroe, Louisiana and President/CEO & Corporate Secretary, Vincent Zebeau, Jr. from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Other directors also re-elected were Thomas Soileau from Opelousas, Louisiana; Greg Hollier from Bunkie, Louisiana; Todd Huggins from Yazoo City, Mississippi; Bill Mason from Blue Ridge, Georgia; Roger Harrod from Roopville, GA; Lester Killebrew from Abbeville, Alabama; Bob Rodriguez from Riverview, Florida; Jerry Toomey from Theodore, Alabama and Stephen Dottolo from St. Rose, Louisiana.  Ricky Smith from Jay, Florida was a newly elected director.

The Deep Southern Equipment Dealers Association is made up of Agricultural, Industrial, Forestry, Turf, Irrigation & Outdoor Power Equipment Dealers in Louisiana, South Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.