Nathan DeBlois

Nathan DeBlois
Production Manager

Nathan moved from Vermont to West Virginia in 2021. Nathan grew up in the Bay Area of San Francisco. Nathan oversees all the production and staff in the Buzz Meat Shop and Appalachian Abattoir. Nathan's favorite part of his job is collaborating on logistical issues and coming up with a solution as a team. He is training for a triathlon where one leg of the course he will swim the shark-infested waters of Alcatraz (crazy, right??).

Prior Work Background: 11 years in protein production

Describe Yourself in Three Words: Loyal, Persistent, Dependable

Best Concert You've Attended: Run DMC and the Beastie Boys in '88. OR Metallica, Faith no More, Soundgarden and Queensryche in '92. 

3 Things You'd Take to a Desert Island: McGyver (guy is a swiss army knife), fishing pole

Most Surprising Fact About You: I'm dyslexic and couldn't read until after I had two degrees at the age of 22. 


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Dickinson Gould


Angela Gould

Chief Operating Officer

Vickie Vassar

Director of Purchasing

Robert Tyler

Charleston & Clendenin, WV

Taylor Jones

Accounts Receivable

Sierra Jones

Office & Food Safety Manager

John Haddy, Jr.

General Manager

Brian Reed

Harvest Floor Supervisor

Jason Halstead

Meat Production

Chris Linville

Meat Cutter

Bruce Hannigan

Meat Cutter

Chris Knapp

Parkersburg, Morgantown, & Huntington, WV


Office Dog Retiree

Bethel Pierson

Meat Cutter

J.R. Higginbotham

Deliveryperson Extraordinaire

Dave Cole

Deliveryperson Extraordinaire

Estavon Bowles

Packaging and Labeling

Jim Sturm


Dick Gould, Jr.

Visionary Leader

Annie Stroud

Administrative Manager

Keith Adams

Operations Manager

Olivia Jones

Order Fulfillment Supervisor

Dan Schumacher

Business Development

Charles Galloway

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Beau Bellamy

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Nathan DeBlois

Production Manager

"JJ" Johnson

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Tommy Underwood

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Jacob Quick

Charleston, WV

Brian Nephew

Value-Add Production

Luke Appleton

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Megan Parsons

Marketing and Communications Manager

Evan Dillon

Meat Production

Al Jones

Head of Maintenance

Tim Arden

Meat Production

Jarrod Nottingham

Driver and Warehouse Associate

Alex Kinningham

Sanitation Crew

Harlie Davis

Administrative Assistant

Andrew Wynegar

Apprentice Extraordinaire

Anthony Henderson

Driver and Warehouse Associate

Eric Nixon

Warehouse Associate