Charlie Lemmon
Chief Operating Officer
Director, AirWorks China

With extensive work experience in South Korea, China, Armenia and Canada, Charlie brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at Whiteshire Hamroc.


Charlie started out in pig and feed production at the farm and worked as a manure applicator, giving him important insight into the complex workings of farm management. He believes in providing the staff with the assistance and tools needed for a job well-done.


At home, Charlie and his wife, Karen, enjoy spending time with their daughter, Nikki Egolf, and sons, Josh and Drew, who bring with them a total of 12 grandchildren. Top of the list for favorite family activities are discussing life’s challenges with the younger generation, hearing their laughter and learning from their insights.


Charlie believes in by buying local whenever possible, supporting community organizations and being good neighbors by running the business in a way that requires no apology for methods used or actions taken on the farm.