Board of directors

working lands trust

BOB SCHAEFER, BOARD CHAIR

Principal, Bob Schaefer Forestry
Fort Mill, SC

CHESTER LOWDER

Vice President
NC Farm Bureau
Raleigh, NC

MIKKI SAGER, SECRETARY AND TREASURER

Vice President, Resourceful Communities
The Conservation Fund
Chapel Hill, NC

MARK MEGALOS

Forestry Extension Professor
NC State University, College of Natural Resources
Raleigh, NC

PHILLIP FARLAND

USDA State Director, FSA (Retired)
Clinton, NC

JAMES NARRON, ESQ.

Narron, Wenzel, P.A.
Smithfield, NC

LES HUNTER

Forest Stewardship/ Legacy
NC Forest Service
Raleigh, NC

ALLEN PLASTER

Retired Consulting Forester
New Bern, NC

JACK JORDAN

Executive Vice President
Jordan Lumber & Supply, Inc.
Mt. Gilead, NC

GEORGE VENTERS, M.D.

Retired Surgeon and Forest Landowner
Raleigh, NC

GARRETT JAMES BUDDS

Executive Director

WORKING LANDS TRUST

PROTECTION – SUSTAINABILITY – EDUCATION – CONSERVATION