Board of Directors
Pictured above:  VFA's 2019 Board of Directors and Advisory Council Members at the 2019 VA Forestry Summit. 

VFA Board of Directors 2019-2020

VFA's Board of Directors is elected each year by the VFA membership. Each group of elected officers serves a three-year term. 

Officers

President
John Magruder
Three Rivers Forestry, LLC

Vice President/
President-Elect
John Gee
Ontario Hardwoods Inc.
 
Treasurer
Dan Hockenberger
Virginia Forest Resources
 
Past President
Carl Garrison

Directors

Term Expiring 2020

Matt Dowdy
Dowdy's Forest and Land Management

Greg Gambrel
American Wood Fibers

Stephanie Grubb
International Paper

Billy Newman
Dabney S. Lancaster Community College

Ben Reeves
Weyerhaeuser

John Reid
Forest Resources Mgmt Inc

Scott Shallenberger
WestRock

Jay Sullivan
Virginia Tech-FREC

 

Term Expiring 2021

Lavan Dauberman
Colonial Farm Credit

Leeland Gardner
JL Gardner Hardwoods

Vance Wright
Wright Forestry LLC

Term Expiring 2022

Jesse Crawford
South Rivers Forestry Consultants LLC

Dean Cumbia
Va. Dept. of Forestry

Christina Hager
Dominion Energy

Chris Harris
Pinecrest Timber Company 


 

 




 

 

 

VFA Advisory Council 2019-2020

VFA' s Advisory Council is chosen by the VFA Nominations Committee and asked to participated by the VFA Past President.  Each group of selected council members serve a three-year term.

Ex-Officio


Rob Farrell
State Forester, Va. Dept. of Forestry

Joby Timm
U.S. Forest Service

Paul Winistorfer
Dean, Virginia Tech - CNRE
 

Term Expiring 2021


Mike Davis
Novec Energy Production - Halifax County

Michael Everett
Pinecrest Timber Company

Martha Moore
Virginia Farm Bureau Federation

William Snyder

Roderick Walker
Blue Ridge PRISM

Glen Worrell
F&W Forestry 

 

Term Expiring 2022


Lisa Deaton
Va. Dept. of Forestry

Kirby Funderburke
WestRock

Terry Godwin
Franklin Lumber

Rich Gouldin
Upper Level Green Farm Corp

Anne Jewell
Dept. of Defense-Army