The Texas Limousin Cattleman’s Association, Ms. Leighton Chachere of Dayton, has been named as the Executive Secretary for the Texas Limousin Association. The TLA is the state wide association for the Limousin breed of cattle that was founded back in 1971. The TLA promotes, improves and markets the Limousin cattle for the benefit of all its members. Ms. Leighton Chachere first began showing the breed in 2010. She has been involved with the breed over the past decade working through her family’s operation and showings. Ms. Chachere said Limousin cattle have been a passion of hers for a long time now. As Executive Secretary, Chachere will run all communication efforts for the association including updating the website, social media, publishing a magazine known as TEXAS LIMOUSIN TODAY and doing email marketing plus a number of other association activities. Leighton Chachere received her Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Communications and Journalism from Texas A&M University and her Masters in Ag Communication from Texas Tech University. Leighton Chachere said she was excited to lead the association into its next chapter of growth and success.