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Meet Our Team

Carleton Johns

Carleton Johns, Partner, worked as a timber buyer for Pulpwood Producers, Inc. in Simsboro, Louisiana for five years before joining Tom in 1991. Carleton's experiences as a timber buyer have allowed him to help landowners understand the benefits of working with a forestry consultant.

Mike Hartman

Mike Hartman, Partner, is the Forester and Technology Coordinator. He has been with Crater, Johns & Hartman since 1995. Mike's knowledge of computers has allowed the business to remain up to date with the changes in technology, allowing us to better serve our clients.

Nancy Helton

Nancy Helton, Office Manager, joined Crater, Johns & Hartman in 1998. Nancy's knowledge of mapping and administration allows us to serve our clients more efficiently.

Tom Crater

Tom Crater, now retired, was our founding partner. He began his forestry career in 1967 with the Texas Forest Service. Since starting his consulting business in 1973 he has assisted landowners all across East Texas and Louisiana.

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Since 1973