Our team of ag professionals and certification consultants in the field continue to support the growing needs of 21st century farmers.

Organic Certification Consultant, Mary Wilks, Agronomist & Founder Carolina Precision ConsultingMary Wilks founded Carolina Precision Consulting in 1997 following graduation from NC State with a BS Agronomy, Master of Crop Science-Precision Ag Emphasis. Mary started the business of scouting cotton and peanuts in Halifax County NC and has over time expanded the range of services to include nutrient management and organic and GAP consulting.

Mary is a licensed independent NCDA Pesticide Consultant (License #030-1206) and Certified Crop Advisor (#23998). Her professional affiliations include NC Ag Consultants Association: (active member and past president), National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants (Voting Member) and GAICC. She served on the NC Cotton Producers Association and NC Organic Farm Advisory Boards. Mary completed NC Tobacco Leadership Program and is a NRCS Technical Service Provider and NC Certified Technical Specialist.

Certification Team

Organic Certification Consultant, Ashlee Alston, Certification Team Leader
Ashlee Alston, Certification Team Leader
NC State graduate in Ag Business Management
Ashlee is a native of Halifax County, NC where she grew up on a large row crop farm. She specializes in assisting clients to meet compliance requirements for organic and GAP certification. Ashlee is HAACP certified and coordinates our GAP audit program.
Certification Consultant, Taylor Davis
Taylor Davis, Certification Specialist
Taylor was raised on a family farm in Halifax, NC and her family grows all major row crops. She started on our field agronomy and soil sampling team in 2012 and now focuses on organic and GAP certification. Taylor completed the NC Tobacco Short Course in 2016 and attended NC State.
Haley Smith
Haley Smith, Agronomist and certification assistant
Haley has worked on CPC’s agronomy team for many years and has a degree in Public Health from ECU. She works on organic and GAP certifications.

Field Agronomy Team

Don RogersDonald Rogers
David BradleyDavid Bradley
Ray ErvinRay Ervin

Field Agronomy Team

Summer and Fall Semester Internships

CPC offers internships that may count towards college learning experiences. If you are interested, please contact us for more information.