Meet Our Teams
Eddie is President of McVantage Packaging, LLC. Eddie oversees daily operations of all company activities including the Tuscumbia, AL and Nashville, TN facilities. In addition to his duties with McVantage, Eddie is also a Major in the Army National Guard and has served tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
Michael is the Facility Director for the Nashville, TN facility. Michael’s duties include overseeing the customer service, production planning and processing as well as transportation for the Nashville, TN facility. Michael is also a retired Air Force Master Sergeant.
Ashleigh serves as the customer service representative for the Tuscumbia, AL facility. In that role, she provides support services for the customers and coordinates customer orders with the production and shipping areas to insure on time delivery of McVantage products. Ashleigh also conducts the invoicing for all McVantage Packaging customers and supports the vendor managed programs.
Rick has a lifetime of experience in the sawmill and wood related industries. He oversees all areas of equipment planning, purchasing, and installation, as well as the associated maintenance.
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Chester is Chairman of all McVantage companies. In this role, he oversees the direction and strategies for the companies and duties such as facilities management and safety. Chester also is involved in Real Estate and other business endeavors involving the McKinney family groups of companies. Chester has an Industrial Management degree from Auburn University and a lifetime of experience in the wood related industries.
Joe serves as Managing Director of the McVantage companies. He provides management assistance and direction for all of the McVantage companies. Joe has an Industrial Management degree from Auburn University and has been a past chair of the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association (NWPCA). Joe was also included in the book Mastering the Rockefeller Habits by Verne Harnish, and has been quoted in Forbes and Inc. magazines.
With years of experience in corporate and international accounting and taxation, Stuart has a degree in Business Studies from Glasgow Caledonian University and is a qualified Accountant (CMIA). Stuart is the CFO for all McVantage companies. As the CFO for McVantage, Stuart manages all accounting and administrative services functions.
Hannah is the assistant to the CFO and is responsible for day-to-day financial transactions for all McVantage companies. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of North Alabama.
Clint has spent his entire life in various types of forest product businesses. He has been successful in areas including acquiring timber rights and the entire logging process from road and skid trail layout, building, timber harvesting, bucking, loading and transporting to mill sites, milling, drying and finishing operations. As Director of Operations Clint’s time will be spent both in Guyana and the U. S. overseeing all aspects of McVantage’s logging, cutting and finishing operations.
Mark has spent the majority of his 35 years in the lumber industry in the area of sales. From retail lumber to wholesale imports and purchasing. He has a broad knowledge of the lumber industry and various species though-out the world. Mark was hired as International Sales Director in the fall of 2015. He is responsible for the sales of all sawmill production from our Iwokrama Forest concession located in Guyana, South America. He is also actively involved in logistics and the Import & Export of Pine components and lumber to and from the US and other pine producing countries. Mark works from his home office in Destin, Florida.