Timber Operations Team

Brad Beverly

Forester, Timber BUYER
Registered Forester #1708, TOP Certification #1629

Brad has been with Bellwether since 2009. A '98 graduate of Clemson University's Forest Management program, Brad has spent 17 years in the timber industry with a primary focus on procurement and harvesting. Away from work, Brad is an avid Clemson Tiger fan and can always be found rooting for the football team on Saturdays.

Gene Gabrielli

Forester, Timber BUYER
Registered Forester #4004, TOP CERTIFICATION #3752

Gene joined Bellwether in 2017 and brings a lifetime of experience in forestry, land management and logging operations. Gene's career in forestry started while working for his family logging business. Gene holds degrees in Forest Technology Management from Horry Georgetown Technical College and Forest Resource Management from Clemson University. Prior to being a procurement forester, Gene spent 18 years in land management. Gene enjoys fishing, hunting and gardening outside of work.

Wes Cheatham

TOP Certification #3746

Wes joined Bellwether in 2018 as a Timber Buyer out of Edgefield, SC. He currently buys primarily west of the Broad River. Wes previously spent several years at American Forest Management in both the Land Management and Wood Flow divisions. Wes enjoys spending time with family and coaching his children's sport's teams in his spare time. 

Jim McGee

Trucking and FLEET SAFETY Manager

Jim joined Bellwether in 2016 and has over 13 years of experience in different facets of the trucking and logistics industry. Jim is applying his experience to make Bellwether's fleet safer, more efficient and more productive. A graduate of Purdue University, Jim enjoys playing golf and spending time with his wife (a Clemson grad) and son.