Who We Are
With over 40 years of experience, growing up with a father in the industry. Brad is the second generation having worked his way up through the lumber yard, to being the owner of a successful company. He is committed to creating a solid foundation for the next generation of lumber professionals.
Brad loves spending time with his family, as well as outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, and adventures with his side-kick, Timber.
- Vice President / Human Resources Director
- Attended OSU/Graduated PSU.
Commodity, Municipal Bond, Trader/Registered Investment Advisor 15 years -Built multi-million dollar private placement clientele
Married my Soulmate, Brad!
- Fun Facts – Love yoga, Pilates, hiking, family & friend adventures, eating beautiful food
Dan is the Controller for Prime Forest Products. He is responsible for accounting, reporting and insuring that the company makes sound financial decisions every day. Starting to work at Prime Forest Products in January of 2019. His past experience in the forest products industry and as a Certified Public Accountant makes him a great fit for his position with the company.
Dan, his wife, and three children enjoy spending time together, participating in youth sports and are involved in other activities within the community
Marketing Director / Product Specialist
Currently, our Marketing Director and a Product Specialist. Lucas has graduated with a degree in Marketing Eutrepenureship from, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). Growing up in the industry as our 3rd generation, Lucas worked his way up through the mill learning all the processes and procedures.
Born and raised a true Oregonian, Lucas lives for snowboarding, camping and finding his next adventure.
Mark studied Science in college, shortly after that he was presented with an opportunity to move to Oregon and check out the lumber Industry. First work in a remanufacturing facility for a couple of years to learn production before starting in sales.
Mark grew up as an Army brat, born in Germany and lived all up and down the east coast. Outside of work you can find Mark camping at mountain lakes, snowboarding on Mt. hood, or at a concert with some friends.
Ian specializes in creating custom programs for industrial manufacturers and wholesale distributors. Originally from Dublin, Ireland has been living in the United States since 2015. Working firstly in retail lumber in San Francisco then moving up to Oregon in 2017 to further his career in the forest products industry. Ian’s pastimes include rowing crew for Portland Boat Club, traveling and history.
Marketing / Product Specialist
Mike began his career as a laborer, learning machine set up, operation and maintenance, prior to becoming a millwright. He was fortunate from that point to become a supervisor of a 5 saw chop-lines cutting Ponderosa Pine. He continued his growth and became a plant manager for the first time at the age of 27.
Mike added sales and purchasing to his wheelhouse out of necessity 25 years ago and truthfully, as a production guy for so long he fought the transition before finally seeing how well these positions fit together. He is now fortunate to be able to discuss operations in all facets of the secondary manufacturing industry.
Inventory & Trade Compliance Manager
Tami is presently our Inventory and Trade Compliance Manager. Tami has over 35 years of experience in the wood products field. Her expertise is with FSC/PEFC compliance, processing Temporary Import Bonds, letter of credits, shipping and inventory management.
Tami is a native Oregonian, born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. She is a proud mother of 2 boys who are 4th generation Oregon State University students. Her and her husband of 25+ years plan to move to Central Oregon and travel to Germany, New Zealand, and Australia once they retire.
Beth is the newest member to join the Prime Forest Team, starting this past August. With no previous lumber experience, she is getting to learn firsthand the industry from our knowledgeable traders and team!
She has two beautiful children, Henry and Lucy. This summer she picked up her first kayak and has been exploring Oregon’s lakes and rivers. Beth’s ultimate goal is to ocean kayak within the next few years. She also enjoys movies, reading and spending her time with friends and family.
Inventory Tech Manager
Mike joins us as our newest employee specializing in inventory tech management.
With over 20 years in the lumber industry beginning as a general laborer, Mike offers a unique perspective and understanding of day-to-day operations.
After working his way up through the yard onto sales and ultimately management positions specializing in inventory control.
Mike continues to expand his knowledge and commitment to the industry with Prime Forest.
Born and raised in Oregon Mike enjoys spending time outdoors camping with his wife, at home with the animals and all things history.
Our 4th Generation
Timber has the best quality control sniffer in the industry, with extensive training in detecting blue stain, pitch pockets, and moisture. Timber is the mascot keeping Prime on their toes and at the top of their game.