OK Foods of Fort Smith announced that Michele Foster has been named senior vice president and corporate controller.
Foster succees Scott Hunter, who was named OK Foods' CFO in 2012 and is retiring. In a news release, the poultry company said Hunter will remain a strategic advisor to the company during the transition.
Foster started her poultry career in 1987. She was named corporate controller for OK Foods in 2013.
"Michele's extensive experience and deep knowledge of the poultry industry will be a huge asset to OK Foods as we further our mission to nourish the world," President and CEO Trent Goins said.
Goins added that the company is "grateful to Scott for his valuable contributions and wish him the best as he begins his well-deserved retirement."
OK Foods also announced the promotion of Jennifer House to senior director of accounting.