Ron Denham of Plum, Texas was recognized at this year’s state meeting of the Independent Cattlemen’s Association (ICA) He was presented with the ICA’s “Trail Blazer Award” during the “Headliner’s Luncheon”. The award recognizes his “valuable contributions, enduring commitments, and unmatched enthusiasm to ICA”.
Denham, a Director and Second Vice President of CVICA (Colorado Valley Independent Cattlemen’s, is also upcoming chairman of the annual dinner and tradeshow. For the last 24 years he has worked for the LCRA (Lower Colorado River Authority).
He and his wife Loretta raise and show Simmentals and he has been a long time member of the Gulf Coast Simmental/Simbrah Association where he served on the board. He has dedicated time to the American Simmental Association and Texas Simmental Association. He has also been instrumental in assisting the cattle board at the Fayette County local fair and junior livestock shows.
The Colorado Valley Chapter of the Independent Cattlemen’s Association (CVICA) helped to make this year’s annual ICA gathering a success with Ron Denham being instrumental in raising the auction totals with a State of Texas designed table. When he is not tending or showing his Simmental cattle, he enjoys making furniture.
The Colorado Valley Chapter of the Independent Cattlemen’s Association with over 400 members is based in La Grange, Texas and represents Colorado, Fayette and Lee counties.