James D. Shumpert

The Mississippi Forestry Commission is proud of its service to the public and its protection of the state’s valuable forest resource. Committed to delivering quality services and assistance to both rural and urban landowners, the Forestry Commission looks forward to the continued privilege of caring for Mississippi’s trees and forests. Serving Mississippi Since 1926.


Our Mission is to provide active leadership in forest protection, forest management, forest inventory and effective forest information distribution, necessary for Mississippi's sustainable forest-based economy.

Contact James D. Shumpert

Contact James D. Shumpert

Mississippi Forestry Commission
Service Forester - Greene County
16599 Old Hwy 24
Leakesville, Mississippi  39451
Phone: 601-394-2785
Cell Phone: 601-528-4873
Fax: 601-394-585


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Greene County, Mississippi