Our operations are supported by an experienced management and sales team. We also have the privilege of having an in-house agronomist to assist in everything related to the research and development, changes and care of our grounds.


Team Members

Kenny Neel – Sod Manager

Kenny is the Agronomist and Sod Manager at Sodmasters Turf Farm. Providing his extensive knowledge and background in the turf industry, he is in charge of the overall management of the farm, including every aspect of our production efforts. 

Kenny holds a bachelor’s degree in agriculture with a focus on crop and soil sciences – turfgrass option from Auburn University. Throughout the years, he has been part of different professional endeavors surrounding turf, including implementation, through golf course management; production and business development, through direct work with sod farms; as well as consulting services to businesses in the field located in Alabama, Georgia and Florida. 

The scientific nature of turf production and management is Kenny’s favorite part about working in the industry. He enjoys seeing the results of proper scientific methods being used in the development of turf grasses to provide customers with products of the best quality.


Casey Hendrix – Sod Sales Manager

Casey is the Sod Sales Manager at Sodmasters Turf Farm. She is in charge of sales and client relations, providing our customers with incredible customer support alongside the best turfgrasses for their projects.

Casey holds a B.A. in Communications from Brewton-Parker College. Her professional experience is extensive and diverse. From business development and sales to office management and nonprofit development, she understands service and how to best support our customers. Casey is our point of contact when it comes to sales. She will work directly with our customers to understand their sod needs and provide the best options of turfgrass for each project.

At the farm, Casey is also in charge of logistics. From managing shipment schedules to checking order status, she ensures products are shipped promptly.