This week’s family spotlight is on Jonathan LaFoe. Jonathan joined the Braswell Family Farms team on November 27, 2017 and made the move to Nashville, NC from southern Indiana with his wife, 18 month old son, and their two horses, two dogs, and five cats.
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We are pleased to introduce you to Willie Jervis, who began his career in the egg industry with Glenwood Foods in 1986. When Braswell Family Farms purchased Glenwood in 1997, Willie stayed on board and worked diligently through the years to become our Vice President of Operations.
We’d like to introduce you to Will Phelps, our “family member” of the week. Will delivers Braswell Family Farms eggs to customers all over the Virginia area. He said he loves the people he works with, both at Braswell and the customers he delivers to.
Kenith Williams is our family spotlight this week. Kenith has been with us for 11 years as our Diesel Technician and mechanic at our Virginia facility. If any vehicles break-down, from tractor trailers to pallet jacks, he is the go-to man!
This week, our spotlight is on Eric Eppes. Eric is our Distribution Manager at our Virginia office. He began his career with Braswell Family Farmsmore than 25 years ago working on the farm on the weekends when he was in high school.
Meet David Mote, he has been with Braswell Family Farms for five years. He began working as an egg stocker, then worked his way up to working in shipping and receiving. He now manages the cooler where we store our eggs and fulfill orders for retail stores.
This week we are spotlighting Lakesha Wilson, a Braswell Family Farmsfamily member for three years. Lakesha works on our “line” at our Carolina Egg facility, which means she packs the eggs after they are sorted by size and pushes them down the conveyor belt to be packed.
This week, we’d like to introduce you to Irineo Gorostieta, or Eddie as most call him around the farm. Eddie works on our maintenance team on our farm and distribution site, just North of Nashville, NC. He likes working with everyone and ensuring everything is running smoothly.
Nancy has been with us for 48 years, ever since her husband came looking for a job. Although there was no work for him at the mill, there was an open position in the office. Mr. Joyner came home and told his wife, she interviewed and was hired shortly after!
Our family member of the week this week is Taylor Ridling. Taylor has been with Braswell Family Farms for four and a half years, ever since she graduated from NC State University with a Poultry Science degree.
Chances are if you’ve stopped by our office in the past 21 years, you’ve had the pleasure of speaking with Mrs. Judy Ellis. She began her career at Braswell Family Farms as a temporary hire for a two week position and never wanted to leave!
Meet Stephen Glover, a longtime Braswell family member since 1997. Stephen is the Transportation and Mill Operations Manager. He oversees the day-to-day operations of our feed mill and ensures that the logistics for feed delivery are running smoothly.