Mr. Gibson resides in Aliceville, Alabama, and is president of Gibson Forest Management, a forestry consulting firm. A graduate of Mississippi State University with a bachelor degree in forest management, he owns approximately 1,500 acres of timberland where timber and wildlife are the primary commodities.
He manages approximately 60,000 acres of timberland for clients in West Alabama and East Mississippi where he provides complete forest management services. He is a former board member of the Alabama Forestry Association and past state chair of the Society of American Foresters. He also serves on the board of Alabama Farmers Federation for Pickens County and formerly served on the board of Pickens Academy.
Mr. Gibson is the current state chair of the Association of Consulting Foresters and is a trustee at Hebron United Methodist Church. He is also involved in a number of other local organizations.