Meet the Forestry & Natural Resources Extension Team

FNR Extension Agent Ryan BeanRyan Bean

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural Resources 

Kershaw County Extension Office 
632 W. Dekalb Street
Camden, SC  29020
(803) 432-9071 ext. 115
rbean@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Chesterfield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

Background:
General Forest Management
Cost Share Programs
Prescribed Fire


Tom Brant

Tom Brant

Forestry and Natural Resource Program Team Leader

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural Resources

McCormick County Extension Office
610 South Mine Street
McCormick, South Carolina  29835
(864) 852-2112 ext. 115
jbrant@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Abbeville, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick

Background:
Forest Management


Carolyn Dawson

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural Resources

Oconee County Extension Office
301 W. South Broad StreetCarolyn Dawson
Walhalla, SC 29691
(864) 638-5889 Ext: 115
dawson4@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Anderson, Greenville, Oconee, Pickens

Background:
Insect and Disease
Forest Management
Conservation


Jeff Fellers

Jeff Fellers

Assistant Forestry and Natural Resource Program Team Leader

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural Resources

Union County Extension Office
120 Kirby Street
Union, South Carolina  29379
(864) 427-6259 ext. 115
fellers@clemson.edu

County Responsibility: Cherokee, Newberry, Spartanburg, Union

Background:
Forest Management
Geographic Information Systems
4-H Shooting Sports


Corey Heaton

W. Cory Heaton

Area Extension Agent, Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent

Chester County Extension Office
109 Ella Street
Chester, South Carolina  29706
(803) 385-6181 ext. 112
heaton2@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Chester, York, Lancaster

Background:
Agronomy
Wildlife Management
Fisheries Management
Pond Management


Derrick Phinney

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural ResourcesImage of Derrick Phinney

Dorchester County Clemson Extension Office
201 Johnston Street
St. George, SC  29477
(843)563-5774
dphinne@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Berkely, Charleston, Dorchester, Colleton, Bamberg, Barnwell, Allendale, Hampton, Jasper, Beaufort

Background:
Forest Management
Timber Sales
Prescribed Burning
Cost Share Programs
Fresh Water Wetlands
Biomass and Bioenergy


Jaime KellerJaime Pohlman

4-H Extension Agent

McCormick County Extension Office
610 South Mine Street
McCormick, South Carolina  29835
(864) 852-2112 ext. 113
jaime@clemson.edu

County Responsibility: McCormick County

Background:
Youth Forestry and Natural Resource Education
State 4-H Forestry Clinic Coordinator
National 4-H Forestry Team Training Coordinator
4-H


Stephen PohlmanStephen Pohlman

Area Extension Agent, Forestry and Natural Resources

Edgefield County Extension Office
304 Gray Street
Edgefield, South Carolina  29824
(803) 637-3161 ext. 117
spohlma@clemson.edu

County Responsibility: Aiken, Edgefield, Saluda

Background:
Forest Management
Wildlife Management


Ben Powell

Ben Powell

Area Extension Agent, Natural Resources

Horry County Extension Office
1949 Industrial Park Road
Conway, South Carolina 29526
(843) 365-6715
bpowel2@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Horry, Georgetown

Background:
Entomology
Wildlife Management
Pond Management
Water Quality/Quantity
Aquaculture


Beth RichardsonBeth Richardson

Area Extension Agent, Forestry

Orangeburg County Extension Office
1550 Henley Street, Suite 200
Orangeburg, South Carolina  29115
(803) 534-6280 ext. 30
mrchrds@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Calhoun, Lexington, Orangeburg, Richland

Background:
Forest Management
Longleaf Management
Hardwood Management


Anthony J. "T.J." SaverenoTJ Savereno, Extension Associate

Extension Associate, Wildlife and Forestry

Pee Dee Research and Education Center
2200 Pocket Road
Florence, SC  29506
(843) 662-3526 ext. 250
asavere@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Pee Dee Research and Education Center

Background:
Natural Resources Research
Seed Production of Native Groundcover Plants
Longleaf Pine Restoration
Prescribed Fire


Rick Willey

Rick Willey

4-H Natural Resource Specialist

Clemson University Campus
272F Lehotsky Hall
Clemson, South Carolina  29634
(864) 656-3090
rwlly@clemson.edu

County Responsibility:  Statewide

Background:
Youth Education in Natural Resources
4-H Shooting Sports
Wildlife Management