J. Billy Pirkle currently serves Crop Production Services, Inc. as Senior Director of Environmental, Health and Safety he began this role in June 2006. Previously employment included IMC Fertilizer, Inc. (1990-1996), IMC Agribusiness, Inc. (1996 -1999) and Royster-Clark, Inc (1999 – 2006).
Mr. Pirkle began his career in 1980 with Combustion Engineering serving as Analytical Chemist until 1985. During 1985 -1987 Mr. Pirkle served Interface Flooring as the Quality Control Manager and as Plant Manager for Simplex Nails from 1987 until 1990.
Pirkle is actively involved in the agricultural industry and currently serves on three Boards of Directors; Ag Retailers Association, Asmark Institute and the National Agronomic Environmental Health & Safety School.
Terri, his wife, and Billy enjoy their three children. On the weekend you might find Billy in the kitchen or by the grill as he enjoys pampering the family with a full breakfast or cooking a new recipe.