Contact Us

FRA National Office:

Forest Resources Association
1901 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 303
Washington, DC 20006
Ph: (202) 296-3937

FRA’s National Office, headed by President Deb Hawkinson, implements the FRA leadership’s decisions and serves as the Association’s public policy liaison in the nation’s capital.  The National Office also directs FRA’s publications and communication programs, maintains the membership database and provides related member services, as well as providing administrative support and financial accounting for all of the Association’s locations.

FRA National Office Personnel:

Deb Hawkinson,
FRA President

Claire Gedde,
Director of Operations

Jacob Minor,
Operations and Communications Coordinator




Click on the region links below for more information:

Appalachian Region
Rick Meyer, Region Manager
Forest Resources Association
8848 Boones Chapel Road
Boones Mill, VA  24065
Ph: (540) 798-1721

Southcentral Region
Southeastern Region
David West

Wood Supply Chain Specialist and Southwide Region Manager
2601 Kiln Creek Circle
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
Ph: (360) 430-3558

Lake States Region
Tim O'Hara, Director, Government Affairs, & Manager, Lake States Region
310 Jackson Avenue
Cloquet, MN 55720
Ph: (218) 390-7965

Northeast Region
Eric Kingsley, Northeast Region Consultant
c/o Innovative Natural Resource Solutions LLC
63 Federal Street, Suite 5
Portland, ME  04101
Ph: (207) 233-9910

Western Region
Vickie Swanton, Region Manager
Forest Resources Association
2839 W Kennewick Ave #174
Kennewick, WA 99336
Ph: (509) 396-7117
Fx: (509) 241-1402
Cell: (906) 282-6752