Ed Thrasher has been with Brown Wood for 17 years. He spent 8 of those years as a truck driver, then became the yard foreman for 2 years. He is now the Plant Manager in Kennedy, Alabama, where both our CCA and Penta treating facilities are located. He has been in this position for 7 years and is over all of the logistical operations out of Kennedy. Ed is responsible for treating all of the poles when they arrive to his facility from the Mathiston peeling plant, as well as scheduling all of the trucks out of Kennedy. Our Kennedy, Alabama facility has a large pole yard that services our southern states of customers, in addition to some of our customers that require specified framing. Ed is a true asset to Brown Wood and extrememly knowledgable about the industry.
Ed is married to Gina, and they have 5 kids, Heather, Brandy, Jeremy, Laura and Josh. They have two grand kids, Emma & Collin. In his free time, Ed enjoys bass fishing & bowhunting. He is a fan of Atlanta Braves Baseball and Auburn Tigers College Football.