Seafood industry veteran Ron Rogness will join the Association of Genuine Alaska Pollock Producers (GAPP) as its director for industry relations, partnerships and fishery analysis, the group said Monday.

In his role, Rogness will have oversight of the GAPP Partnership Program as well as critical membership services, including the association’s various fishery and trade reports, GAPP said.

Rogness has over 40 years of experience in the seafood industry.