Forest management for the private landowner. Skills utilizing forest management, land and timber appraisal and procurement, wildlife management, logging operations, and forest economics.
M.F., Duke University, The Nicholas School of the Environment,
Durham, North Carolina, May, 1979. Areas of emphasis: forest management and quantitative analysis in natural resource management.
B. A., Winthrop University, Rock Hill, South Carolina, August, 1976. Major: Biology, Minor: Sociology.
St. Andrews Presbyterian College, Laurinburg, North Carolina, 1972-74.
Consulting Forester: Hiott Forestry Consultants, Inc., York, South Carolina, July, 2000 - present.
District Manager: Willamette Industries Inc., Chester, South Carolina, March, 1988 - July, 2000.
Procurement Forester: Boise Cascade Corporation, Chester, South Carolina, July, 1983 - March, 1988.
Unit Manager: Scott Paper Company, Mobile, Alabama, May, 1979 - July, 1983.
Teaching Assistant: Duke University, The Nicholas School of the Environment, August, 1978 - May, 1979. Responsible for part-time teaching, writing computer programming assignments and conducting help sessions in natural resource computer programming.
Professional Organizations: Society of American Foresters, SC Forestry Association, York County Forestry Board, Nation Ford Land Trust Board Member, Registered Forester: Alabama, North Carolina & South Carolina, ISA Certified Arborist