Charles L. VanOver
Vice President, Director of Real Estate Transactions
Charlie started with FIA in 1994 and manages the acquisition and sale of timberland and has extensive experience in all aspects of timberland investments, forest management, timber procurement operations and real estate transactions. He is a member of the Executive and Investment Committees.
Previously, he was employed by The Travelers Insurance Company for 10 years where he was responsible for all of Travelers’ timberland investments in the Eastern United States. Charlie also worked for Georgia-Pacific Corporation in timber procurement management positions with responsibilities for timber valuation, contract negotiations, harvest planning, supervision and landowner relations.
Charlie holds a B.S. in Forest Management from West Virginia University. He is a Registered Forester, a Certified Forester® and is a member of the Society of American Foresters and the Forest Landowners Association. In addition, Charlie is a member and past President of the Association of Consulting Foresters.