Greg earned a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Missouri, Masters of Science in Forest Science from Virginia Tech, and a Masters of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University. Greg has held a number of Senior Executive positions within the Forest Products, Telecommunications, and Construction Industries. Greg is presently working as the CIO of Ledcor Industries. Greg and his wife Mechelle, along with their dog "Sandy" and six horses, moved to Lynden in 2012. Mechelle has a background in social work and counseling and did her undergraduate and graduate studies at Stephen Austin State University. Additionally, she has a background in wellness/fitness and taught as an adjunct professor in the SFSU Department of Kinesiology department. Mechelle also received her NARHA (North American Riding for the Handicapped Association) registered instructor certification. Greg and Mechelle are combining their efforts to support NWTRC.