Joe Catron is the Supply Chain Hoperations Manager for Yakima Chief Ranches. Joe has a strong appreciation for horticulture, having worked in different agricultural and landscaping capacities in the Yakima Valley. Joe holds a Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology from Western Washington University. After graduating from college, Joe was a founding member of the band Cody Beebe & The Crooks, which traveled the country performing for several years before returning to the Yakima Valley to start a family. He interned with Yakima Chief Ranches, and was hired out of that program as the Quality Assurance Manager. He recently earned a Master of Science in Agriculture with an emphasis on plant health and management at WSU. He is married with one daughter.