The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association has announced its new board of directors and executive committee for 2014. Steve Bleyl, executive vice president of ethanol marketing for Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc., was elected president of the board. Bleyl said in a release that "leveling the playing field through the restoration of a strong and growing Renewable Fuel Standard and empowering consumers through wider availability of E15 and higher biodiesel blends will be vital to the continued success of Iowa's ethanol and biodiesel producers in the future." The new officers will serve a one-year term during the 2014 calendar year. For a full list of officers and executive committee members, click here.