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Ben Lancaster

Ben joined IFCO in 2016 as a Genentic Investment Advisor on the sales team and was recently promoted to his current role as Sales Manager. His office is located at the company’s headquarters in Moultrie, Georgia, where he works closely with the Genetic Investment Advisors to provide insight of the various genetic options and recommendations to their clients with a focus on delivering the highest quality service to all customers. Prior to joining IFCO, Ben was an Account Executive with Outdoor Underwriters, Inc. which allowed him opportunities to work closely with the forestry and investment industries, where he worked closely with TIMO’s, Consulting Foresters, Timberland Owners, and Prescribe Burn Managers. Ben received his Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental and Natural Resources from Clemson University.

Ben is a member of the Society of American Foresters and the Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida forestry associations as well as being actively involved with the Association of Consulting Foresters. Ben’s extensive knowledge and experience in the forestry industry drives him in his pursuit of excellence in sales and service.

(864)-266-2066 •

Jay Chupp, RF, CF

Jay joined IFCO in 2018 as a member of the sales team at the company headquarters in Moultrie, Georgia and serves customers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and Mississippi. Prior to joining IFCO, he worked with F&W Forestry Services, Inc. for 9 years as a forest planning analyst. Jay obtained a Bachelor of Science and a Masters degree in Forest Resources from the University of Georgia.

Jay is a Registered Forester in Georgia and also a Certified Forester with the Society of American Foresters where he served as the president for his local chapter and is currently serving as the chair elect for the Georgia chapter. In addition to being active in the Society of American Foresters, he is also an active member in several state forestry associations.Consulting Foresters. Ben’s extensive knowledge and experience in the forestry industry drives him in his pursuit of excellence in sales and service.

(229) 347-0526 •

Jeff Cravey

Jeff joined IFCO in 2014 as the Western Gulf Genetic Invesment Advisor where he provides insight to clients about their various genetic options and advises them on seedling deployment and silvicultural recommendations. Prior to joining IFCO, Jeff began his career working with the Georgia Forestry Commission in the nursery business and then went on to join F&W Forestry Services where he held several different titles during his tenure there. These titles included Forest Technician and Client Manager, giving him the opportunity to work closely with TIMO’s and individual landowners. Jeff’s years of field and management experience give him a unique perspective to serve all clients’ needs, ranging from the small landowner to the large TIMO. Jeff graduated from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College with a Forest Technology degree.

Jeff currently serves as President of the Trinity Brazos chapter of the Society of American Foresters, and as a Board Member of the Texas Forestry Association. He is also active in all Western Gulf forestry associations in addition to being actively involved with the Association of Consulting Foresters.

(936) 355-5576 •

Andrew Stewart

Andrew joined IFCO in the fall of 2018 as a member of the sales team.  He is based out of the Washington, North Carolina office where he supports our reforestation partners in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.  Prior to joining IFCO, Andrew spent 6 years working for Weyerhaeuser’s Southern Regeneration business where he left as the Eastern Seedling Sales Manager with focus and experience in pine nursery management.  He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Forest Management from North Carolina State University. 

Andrew is an active member of the Society of American Foresters, several county Forestry Associations as well as multiple state forestry associations across the south.

(336) 613-7654 •

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