About Us

Team Members
Steve Zaffarano

Steve Zaffarano

President Diamond Foods/National Pecan

Extensive and wide-ranging career in the tree nut industry spanning several decades, working for cooperatives, public and privately held organizations.   Specifically focused on procurement, processing and sales of culinary and snack nuts globally.  Bachelor’s degrees in Agribusiness and Economics.  Currently serving on several industry boards.


1050 S. Diamond Street
Stockton, CA 95205
Greg  Baker

Greg Baker

General Manager - National Pecan, Georgia

Greg has ten years in Ag Retail and Permanent Plantings (Walnuts, Almonds, Stone Fruit, Pecans, Olives for oil). He is a Western Region CCA-Certified Crop Advisor. Greg’s focus in Georgia is procuring harvest, developing and staying on budget and maintaining a safe working environment for all employees.

Wayne Hunter

Wayne Hunter

General Manager – National Pecan, Arizona

 Wayne was born and raised on a farm. He has 25 years of farm management experience in the Southwest, including 20 years in Pecans. Wayne is focused on employee safety, industry innovation, and producing a quality Pecan crop