Erin has over 25 years of experience in corporate accounting and financial management. She is a CPA who began her career in public accounting and then moved to the construction and landscaping industries where she has worked for 20 years. She oversees all financial elements of the company, including strategic planning, corporate accounting and reporting, risk management, internal controls, tax management, treasury, budgeting, and various special projects. Erin received her B.S. in Finance from Florida State University and her Master of Accounting/Taxation from University of Georgia. She lives in Brookhaven with her husband Jim and their six children.
Ashley SpruillProject Manager
Ashley graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor of Economics and Spanish in 2011. Upon graduation, Ashley joined the Peace Corps and served in Panama as an Agribusiness Coordinator. She worked with a focus in coffee production as well as taught basic business skills, empowered women entrepreneurs, and assisted EWB to construct an aqueduct system. After returning stateside, the opportunity with Copiana felt like a natural fit with its mission of sustainability, community outreach and innovation. She is often called the Copiana switch hitter! In her role as Project Manager Ashley oversees all research and projects, manages client relationships and the harvest program. She is passionate about health and wellness so when you see her at property events, ask her how to make the most of the Copiana produce!
Jeffrey ArnerGreenhouse Manager
Jeffrey graduated from the University of Georgia in 2019 with a Bachelor’s in Horticulture. While attending school, he worked on the UGA Durham Horticulture Research Farm. At this farm, he aided ongoing research projects as well as grew produce to donate to local food banks. After graduation, he decided to continue working with produce and took an opportunity with Copiana as it allowed him to follow his passion of introducing agriculture to people in the Atlanta area where he grew up. He’s an avid UGA football and Atlanta sports fan and will gladly talk sports with you if you ever see him around!