We work with many third-party experts who bring their knowledge and years of experience to help your project succeed.  The following is a sample of some of the many experts with whom we have collaborated, along with some of their skill areas:

  • Chris Cook – Agricultural enterprise development and grants planning
  • Brad Gehrke – Co-op business organization, international trade, and meat marketing
  • Mark Jenner – Alternative energy and bio-mass fuels
  • Nathan Holleman – Business Plans, international trade, and grant assistance
  • Spencer Neale – Virginia Farm Bureau Federation (VFBF) senior assistant director in the commodity/marketing department
  • Bob Usry – Agricultural Marketing and strategic planning
  • Tony Banks – Survey development and producer group formation
  • Lauro Arias – Feasibility studies and wine marketing
  • Jennifer Grannis – Market research, economic fundamentals, analytical design
  • Martha Sullins – Agriculture and natural resources policy analysis
  • Bill Brockhouse – Cooperative and agribusiness development; financial modeling
  • John Bonham – Agricultural economist; small business and agricultural development
  • Thomas Caldwell, PE –Facilities Design and Energy Evaluations; storm water and hydrology analysis.