The Farmview Family
Meet our crew. Joel and Missy met in Mrs. Wickham's second grade class. They were best of friends through middle and high school, later married on the farm and were blessed with a beautiful daughter, Grace.
Farmer, Main Handyman & Co-owner
Joel is a fourth generation dairyman and co-owner of Thomas E Stanley & Sons - White Oak Dairy. He has a passion for agriculture and has worked on the farm since age 11. He graduated from Virginia Tech's Agriculture Technology program with an Associate's Degree in Animal Agriculture. He serves as a deacon at his church, a board member of Hanover County Farm Bureau and Virginia Holstein Association as well as a dairy advisor for Virginia Farm Bureau. He loves to hunt, fish and restore old Chevy pickups in his free time.
Favorite Flavors: Strawberry and Dairy Sunset
Ice Cream Churner, Number Cruncher & Co-owner
Missy is the granddaughter of a Kentucky beef and tobacco farmer. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a B.S. in Accounting and has held management positions in the agriculture and education industries. She works full time off the farm and is the farm's Treasurer. She volunteers as Treasurer and Sunday School teacher at her church and in various roles promoting agriculture. She completed the Penn State Ice Cream short course in 2022 and is a certified Food Protection Manager. She likes to hike and travel.
Favorite Flavors: Cinnamon and Orange Cream
Head Cashier, Marketing Advisor & Owner-In-Training
Grace is the fifth generation to work on the dairy. She feeds calves, helps maintain equipment and helps with many other chores. She has been a member of FFA for the last five years and holds record fruit sale totals. She volunteers at her church's VBS and local food pantry. She loves to travel, especially to the beach where she enjoys surf fishing. Cheese is her jam - cheese quesadillas, grilled cheese, mac and cheese, cheese pizza, the list goes on. It is a good thing her Daddy is a dairy farmer!
Favorite Flavors: Banana and Cow Tracks