J.C. joined The Williams-Gray Company in 1988. He was born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia and received a B.S. in Pre-Med from The Virginia Military Institute. He attended Graduate School at N.C. State and recieved his M.S. from The Institute of Paper Chemistry in Appleton, WI.
J.C. has been a TAPPI member since 1979 and a member of PIMA since 1980. He is a past president of Dixie Salesmanís Society.
J.C. has been involved with paper industry sales in Texas and Louisiana since 1979. Prior to joining The Williams-Gray Company, he represented Appleton Wire Division of Albany International from 1979 to 1988.
J.C. had his first mill experiences during college summers at Westvaco-Covington, VA. and currently resides in Lufkin, TX. J.C. has two grown children, Chris and Ami.