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Introduction & Principals

  • J. Mike Bird
    J. Mike Bird, ACF, RF

    Principal / CEO / Forester
    Center, Texas

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At Bird & Crawford Forestry, we see BOTH the forest and the trees. We help our valued clients achieve their land management goals by evaluating natural resources that go beyond timber management to include wildlife, recreation, alternative forest products, environmental and/or conservation opportunities and other alternate revenue streams.

Our industry leading team of graduate and advanced degreed foresters, wildlife biologists and land management professionals are committed to providing a comprehensive ownership plan that will meet your specific goals and objectives.

Forestry Staff

Bird & Crawford Forestry offers resources, expertise and services second to none. With more than four decades of background and experience, the Bird & Crawford team of professionals are dedicated to delivering a more diversified professional capacity, an extended geographical reach and an expanded portfolio of resources.

Bird & Crawford Forestry is one of the leading independent forestry consulting firms in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Mississippi and beyond. Our client base spans the spectrum from small, family-owned and non-industrial forest landowners, to some of the country’s largest timberland investment organizations.

  • Mark Bird
    Mark Bird

    Principal / Forester / Realtor / Forestry Operations Manager
    Center, Texas

  • Mike Bird
    Mike Bird

    Principal / Forester
    Center, Texas

  • Mark Brian
    Mark Brian, ACF, RF

    Principal / Senior Vice President / Forester
    Center, Texas

  • Robert Ogle
    Robert Ogle, ACF

    Forester
    Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Jered Rhodes
    Jered Rhodes

    Forester / Wildlife Biologist
    Center, Texas

  • Don Russell
    Don Russell, ACF

    Forester
    Shreveport, Louisiana

  • John Marksberry
    John Marksberry

    Forester / Wildlife Biologist
    Center, Texas

  • Cheyenne Marksberry
    Cheyenne Marksberry

    Forester / Wildlife Biologist
    Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Tyler Brady
    Tyler Brady

    Forester / Wildlife Biologist
    Center, Texas

GIS Staff

  • Grayson Wylie
    Grayson Wylie

    GIS / GPS Specialist
    Center, Texas

Support Staff

  • Jennie Alvis
    Jennie Alvis, CPA, CGMA

    Controller
    Center, Texas

  • Donna Bird
    Donna Bird

    Office and Administrative Manager
    Center, Texas

  • Marsha Bradshaw
    Marsha Bradshaw

    Accountant
    Center, Texas

  • Carole Cunningham
    Carole Cunningham

    Administrative Assistant
    Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Lynn Johnson
    Lynn Johnson

    IT Manager
    Center, Texas

  • Micah Youngblood
    Micah Youngblood

    Administrative Assistant
    Center, Texas

  • Leon Aldridge
    Leon Aldridge

    Marketing Director
    Center, Texas