Danny Ray Spaulding has served at St. Catherine Farm since he was a teen and was hired as the Farm Manager in 1987. He is a Springfield, KY, native with a long family history in the rolling fields of the Bluegrass State.
Danny Ray has been the driving force behind many of the recent farm innovations, creating alliances with the University of Kentucky, Kentucky Proud, the Kentucky Farm Bureau, and more to bring planet-friendly, high-quality farm technology to work on this historic farm.
April Donathan serves as the Farm’s accountant.
1992 – Kentucky Cattlemen Association’s Conservation Award
2001 – Kentucky Cattlemen Environmental Stewardship Award
2003 – Second Place, Tom Wallace Farm Forestry Award
2015 – Outstanding Conservation Cooperator Award, Washington County (KY) Conservation District Board
2018 – Agricultural Achievement Award, Springfield/Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Sponsored by the Kentucky Farm Bureau
2023 – Placed in Conservation Trust