Rusty Grice

Oyster Aquaculture Business Specialist
Rusty Grice




118 N. Royal St.
Mobile, AL 36602


Rusty joined Sea Grant in 2016. He helps oyster farmers navigate requirements for starting farms, and he helps streamline the harvest reporting process for existing farms. His focus is on making farmers be more successful as businesses. He will conduct an annual survey of existing farmers to study the economic impact of the industry.

Rusty has a bachelor or science degree in operations management from Auburn University School of Business. He has worked with large corporations and small businesses in program management and business development.