2022 MLMA Board of Directors

The MLMA Board of Directors consists of thirteen voting members who are elected to serve two year terms. Three members serve on the Executive Committee. These positions include the President, Vice President (President Elect), and Secretary/Treasurer. Nine member serve as Directors, of which six are Mill Members and three are Associate Members. The former President also holds a director position as the immediate Past President. 

Our Governmental Affiars Committee is currently chaired by Tedrick Ratcliff with the Mississippi Forestry Association. This is a volunteer committee made of up both Mill Members and Associate Members. 

Our current Board of Directors are listed below. If you are interested in serving as a director on the MLMA Board of Directors or on the Governmental Affairs Committee, please contact Ellery Jones. 

Executive Committee

Doug Boykin

Doug Boykin

General Manager, Rex Lumber

President

Bud Reaves

Bud Reaves

Chief Operating Officer, Tri-State Lumber Company

Vice President

Bill Schlottman

Bill Schlottman

Biewer Sawmill

Secretary and Treasurer

Directors

Trey Hankins

Trey Hankins

CFO, Hankins, Inc.

Director

Jessica Atkins

Jessica Atkins

Human Resources and Safety, Shuqualak Lumber Company

Director

Wayne Batte

Wayne Batte

Jack Batte & Sons, Inc.

Director

Dan Seale

Dan Seale

MSU Dept of Sustainable Bioproducts

Director

Jamie Yearwood

Jamie Yearwood

General Manager, Waring Oil Company

Director

Chad Jourdan

Chad Jourdan

UFP Industries

Director

Tommy Stansell

Southeastern Timber Products

Director

Justin Simpson

Justin Simpson

Supervisor, Rex Lumber

Director

Lisa Hunter

Lisa Hunter

Shuqualak Lumber Company

2021 Past President

Governmental Affairs Committee

Tedrick Ratcliff

Tedrick Ratcliff

Mississippi Forestry Association

Chairman