Our staff is more than just employees --- they are family. 


George Etzler, Owner

George is the younger brother to John Etzler, IV. John and George managed the farm for many years until John was lost to a tragic accident. George now farms with his nephew, Jay Etzler. 


Jay Etzler, Owner

Jay Etzler, John Etzler, IV's son, manages the farm and oversees financial operations. Jay (John L. Etzler, V) lives in Botetourt County with his wife, Carole, and son, John, VI. 



Matt Hatter, Operations Manager

Matt grew up less than a mile from John L. Etzler, Inc. and brings a variety of expertise to the farming operation. His extensive knowledge of machinery compliments our operations greatly. 

Cory Guilliams, Agricultural Consultant

Cory began working for John L. Etzler, Inc. during his high school years. He now resides in Harrisonburg, VA with his wife, Lynette, and son, Carson. 

Rebecca Evans, Website Manager

Rebecca is George's daughter and the website manager for John L. Etzler, Inc. She is also the delivery girl, decorator, and technical support for the farm. She and her two children reside on the farm. 

Martha Kamm, Head Chef

Martha (a.k.a. Aunt Martha, Marty, etc.) is George's sister, Jay's aunt, and cooks lunch for our staff on a regular basis. She will probably fuss about being put on the webpage, but we did this to show her our deep appreciation and give thanks for her great culinary skills.