Roy Johnson of John I. Haas, Inc. is the Vice President of the MBAA. He will be attending the MBAA – Texas District Spring Conference on April 1-3, 2016 in Conroe Texas. The Texas District membership is comprised of people working in large brewing and packaging facilities, as well as, smaller craft brewers. Suppliers to the hops industry play a major role in the MBAA. The Texas District holds two technical meetings per year, one in the spring and one in July/August. The spring meetings are usually the most technical and move from place to place based on the subject covered. The late summer meeting is much more social and is usually held in Kerrville, Texas.