FRA Appalachian Region

Appalachian Region 500

FRA’s Appalachian Region, managed by Rick Meyer, serves FRA members throughout the stretch of mountainous area bordered by Pennsylvania, Missouri, Tennessee, and western North Carolina. It focuses on improving timber harvesting and transportation safety, efficiency, and environmental performance. Trucking safety and logging and trucking labor challenges are current issues of concern. The Region conducts a two-day Annual Meeting in the fall.


Contact the FRA Appalachian Region

Rick Meyer, Region Manager
Forest Resources Association
2129 Electric Road, SW
Suite 205
Roanoke, VA 24018
ph: 540-989-4171
fx: 540-774-9415
[email protected]

Spotlight Features - Appalachian

On September 20, the Forest Resources Association’s Appalachian Region honored Shawn Gragg and Kyle Bush with its Second Place Technical Writing Award for 2017.  This annual Award recognizes the best Technical Releases published and posted on FRA’s website.
On September 20, the Forest Resources Association’s Appalachian Region honored Doug Schwemlein with its First Place Technical Writing Award for 2017. This annual Award recognizes the best Technical Releases published and posted on FRA’s website.
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