40 Under 40, Class of 2019

Will Bristol


Brookwood Fruit Farm

Job Title

Chief Financial Officer


Bristol works alongside his father on their fifth generation family fruit farm growing apples, tart cherries and peaches. He currently serves on the board for the Michigan State Horticultural Society; Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable, and Farm Market EXPO planning group; and the Apple Division of MACMA. Bristol also works as the precision ag lead for the Michigan Division of Nutrien Ag Solutions. He and his wife, Andrea, have three children.

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