World Class competitive climber Drew Dunavant is the Founder of Truetimber Academy and serves Truetimber as our Operations Manager.
Drew’s passion for climbing trees began at a young age. A native of Fredericksburg, VA, he grew up with a love of the outdoors. Drew has over 10 years of experience and is very passionate about climbing, learning, training and educating Arborists. He is a 3 time MAC-ISA champion, ISA Certified Tree Worker, ISA Certified Arborist, TCIA Certified Tree Safety Professional, and a TCIA Tree Care Academy Instructor.
Academy Director Jeff Inman is also the Risk Manager of Truetimber Arborists.
Jeff has been in the industry since 2011 and has gained a great deal of experience through his life as a climber, arborist, husband, and father. He has a heart and desire for teaching that has allowed him to travel the world, training arborists on how to safely carry out the tasks experienced daily in the field. He is a two time ISA Kentucky Tree Climbing Champion, has placed second and fifth at the 2018 and 2019 International Tree Climbing Competitions, and is an ISA Certified Arborist. He is also the brand ambassador for ISC Wales, Yale Cordage, WesSpur Arborist Supply, and @Height Splicing.