Partner / Context Network
Doug has been a partner at The Context Network since 2016 and has over 35 years of experience in the ag and industrial equipment industry. His executive and senior-level roles provide him with many skills to solve the most challenging and complex issues facing businesses today. His background includes COO, Vice President, General Management, and Director positions at two leading global equipment companies.
At Context, Doug leads the Machinery and Equipment sector, emphasizing technology. He assists companies from small start-ups to large global OEMs focusing on strategic and management consulting initiatives. He is experienced with driving culture change and the execution of strategic plans. In addition, he is a Malcolm Baldrige Fellow and has regularly used the Baldrige Performance Excellence Criteria for business performance improvement.
Doug has previously served on the University of Georgia College of Agriculture Advisory Board, the National FFA Sponsors Board, and chaired the Alpha Gamma Rho National Board as Grand President. Doug currently serves on the AEM Ag Sector Board. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering from Purdue University, an executive management certification from Bradley University, and a certificate in the Emory University Executive Business and Administration program. He resides with his wife, Renee, in Ball Ground, GA.