Born and raised in Pennsylvania, Joseph “Buck” Williams’ career in the timber industry spans 3 states and 3 decades and 6 years. President and CEO of award winning timber harvesting company, Jayfor Logging, which he founded with his late wife, Geraldine, Buck currently works with FoxFire Mountain Properties as both sales associate and utility person.
A recipient of local, state, and national career awards, Buck has testified before Senate panels regarding OSHA safety requirements, served on university committees for coordination of multiple State agencies pertaining to conservation issues and was a leader in the charge to establish Logging Safety Field Days in Pennsylvania. He has been active in National, Regional and several State foresty organizations, serving on boards of directors as in officer. He also holds a real estate license from the State of West Virginia.
Buck and Geraldine have developed successful housing subdivisions in both Pennsylvania and WV.
Although very involved within his Church he still finds time to be a helping hand to his many friends and enjoys being a Master Gardner.
Buck is the father of 4 children; Jennifer, Jessica, Justine and Joseph and he is a grandfather of 5 children who love to wrestle him and smear his sliding glass doors.