A native of Indiana now living in Missouri, Jeff Maddox is a wildlife ecologist with over 30 year's experience.
He has been a professional beekeeper since 2008 and is the current President of the Beekeepers Association of the Ozarks. He also served as President of the East Central Indiana Beekeeper's Association. He has a degree in Wildlife management and Forestry. He has earned the rank of ISA Certified Arborist. He was a key founder of the Indiana Native Plant Society and served as the founding President. Owner and key contributor also to TheBeeRemover.com
Jeff also teaches Argentine Tango at Step by Step Dance Studio in Springfield, Missouri. More information on classes, local tango events and schedules can be found on Facebook @ Argentine Tango Springfield, MO.
Mr. Maupin is an avid outdoorsman and lives on a small rural farm in SW Missouri that focuses on sustainable living practices. He has been in beekeeping for 8 years and has 5 apiaries of bees. His family has owned and operated this location for over 45 years and previously while growing up, his parents had honey bees on the property.
Rob has over 30 years of high technology experience, including over 20 years in executive management positions. Currently he operates his own software & consulting firm, Quantum Edge Services, where he provides product and software development and management advisory services. Mr. Maupin possesses a Bachelor of Science in Finance with a Minor in Computer Information Systems from Missouri State University.
Rob is active in the community as a board member and firefighter of the local Halltown Volunteer Fire Department and is very active in multiple Shrine clubs for Abou Ben Adhem shrine temple.