Work experience includes:
MacMillan Bloedel, Inc. (1973-1982)
Responsibilities included evaluating, planning, and scheduling of wood procurement, harvesting, and transportation activities; development of annual budgets and monitoring of wood supply functions; primary responsibility for strategic planning and resource analysis for facility expansion; designed and coded computer systems for rolling stock maintenance, wood cost reporting, and automated wood scaling; and developed an on line data base inventory system for the wood resource.
Hammermill Paper Company (1982 – 1987)
Managerial responsibilities for Data Processing, Forest Research, Tree Improvement, Seed Orchards, Forest Inventory, Timber Growth Modeling, and computer systems design/development.
International Paper Company (1987 – 1988)
Assisted in the transition of people and systems from Hammermill Paper to IP. Install and maintained computer scaling systems in the IP facilities in Alabama and Mississippi.
H. C. Moore & Son, Inc. (1988 – 2000)
General Manager and part owner of the company that supplied up to 500,000 tons per year of wood to the major wood using mills in central Alabama.
Blue Ox Forestry, Inc. (2001 – present)