George M. Banzhaf

President & CEO

George founded BRIM, Inc. focused to improve managing natural resources from every angle.  Years of experiences and several key roles gained clear understanding for all aspects for making sound decisions to improve client goals. Experiences and leading projects have built knowledge including research and development, marketing natural resources, design of inventory data gathering and analysis for land base of 2.4 million acres, managing all aspects of natural resources for private landowners, reforestation specialist supporting genetic breeding programs with establishing research trials and sales coordination for four states, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) has always been an active service utilizing precision cartography techniques to improve information and decision making.  In addition, BRIM, Inc. has supported large Acquisition & Disposition projects with successful transactions of 80,000+ acres to exceed client expectations.

Work ethics have always been one to share knowledge with those around him without sacrificing client confidentiality, and efforts are motivated behind a desire to see others successful.

George holds a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies focused on Forestry/GIS/Fossil Fuel Development/ and Investment Finance and a Masters of Science in Forest Biometrics both from Mississippi State University.  Civic involvement includes leadership and mentoring through the Boy Scouts of America.


Gan Li

Manager – Information Technology

Li has 12 years experience in the area of computer science where his programming and expertise were used for the implementation of a copyright GIS software to manage forest inventory. Li also has multiple years experience in wood science where he developed new screening tests that were accepted by the American Wood Protection Association. Li has been awarded multiple academic awards and is a member of the American Wood Protection Association.

Li holds a Masters of Computer Science and Doctoral of Wood Products from Mississippi State University.