Directors 2021


Director - Jason Bee
Bee Forest LLC
S1130 State Hwy 25
Nelson, WI 54756
Tel:  (715) 673-4127

Director - Scott Bowe
Professor of Wood Products
Kemp Natural Resources Station
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Wisconsin-Madison
9161 Kemp Road
Woodruff WI 54568
Tel: (715) 892-0391

Director - Roger Nelson
Pigeon Creek Hardwoods Inc
N37895 Hwy 53/121
Whitehall, WI 54773
Tel: (715) 538-4285

Director - Jim Higgins
SII Dry Kilns
1414 Treasure Lake
DuBois, PA 15801
Tel: (814)335-1839

Director - Chris Fehr
U-C Coatings
PO Box 1066
Buffalo, NY 4215
Tel: (716) 833-0120

Director – John Monticello
Northern Hardwoods
45807 Third St
South Range, MI 49963
Tel: (906) 487-6400



Contact the Great Lakes Kiln Drying Association Administrative Coordinator at 906.875.3720 or via email at office@glkda.org

Officers 2021


President – Marcus Grooms 
Ohio Wood Connection
8805 Lancaster Avenue
 Cincinnati, OH 45242
Tel: (513) 581-0361

 Vice President - John Gehringer 
Devereaux Sawmill
2872 North Hubbardston Rd.
Pewamo, MI 48873
Tel:  (989) 593-2552

Secretary/Treasurer - Collin Buntrock 
WI DNR Forest Products Services
107 Sutliff Ave.
Rhinelander, WI 54501
Tel: (715) 365-4704

Great Lakes Kiln Drying Association