With 30 years of experience in Timberland Investment Management Organizations (TIMOs), Jeremy Kessinger has combined his land management expertise and business acumen to optimize operations and profitability.
At Forest2Market/ResourceWise, Kessinger will support customers through customer service and training and by helping identify additional solutions to meet additional business needs. As the voice of the customer, he will also serve as an active participant in the product development process.
Most recently, Kessinger worked for Greenwood Resources, Inc. where he served as its Regional and Area Manager since 2016. In these roles, he led and developed a staff consisting of Managers, Foresters, and Administrators - within a seven state radius. These included Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and New York. Jeremy helped exceed benchmarking goals, managed opportunistic land sale programs, drove income, and oversaw annual budgeting and long-term management planning. Throughout his career, he also held roles with Hancock Forest Management and was a District Forester for Resource Management Service.
Jeremy graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Forestry and Wildlife Management from Virginia Tech. He is a registered forester in SC, NC, and AL and a member of the Forestry Association of South Carolina and Society of American Foresters.