G&R Farms Appoints Jon Dorminey to Director of Operations
- by Melissa De Leon Chavez
GLENNVILLE, GA - ’Tis a lovely day to expand leadership teams in the produce industry! G&R Farms clearly agrees as it welcomes Jon Dorminey to serve as Director of Operations. Dorminey will be responsible for long-range planning, cost analysis, revamping policies and procedures, and overseeing inventory, shipping, and production staff.
Dorminey has spent his career working in education. In his previous position, he served as Vice President of the Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) in which he was responsible for all athletic components of GISA, including state playoffs, eligibility, rule enforcement, and board training.
Prior to his time at GISA, he served as Head of School at both Pinewood Christian Academy and Robert Toombs Christian Academy and was responsible for all aspects of the K3-12 college preparatory school and managed more than 60 professional employees.
According to a press release, Dorminey received his BS in Sports Management from Georgia Southern University in 1996 and later obtained his Masters degree in Business Administration from Georgia Southwestern State University in 1998, while also serving as a graduate Assistant Basketball Coach.
“I’ve known Jon for a long time and we’re excited to have him join our team. With his exceptional organizational and managerial skills, he’ll be an asset to our organization,” stated Walt Dasher, Vice President. “As part of our strategic planning process, we’re making many positive changes as we strive to develop the most consistent, sustainable, and sweet-tasting product on the market.”
Congratulations to Jon Dorminey on this next step in his career!