Sid Hetzler is a food broker, writer, farmer, dancer. He blends these activities at his Split Tree Farm, south of Chattanooga, TN, and Atlanta, GA office. His educational degrees include an English literature major B.A. Vanderbilt University in 1962, an M.S. in Public Relations in 1973 at Boston University, and a Ph.D. in interpretive theory in 1990 from Emory University. He attended Chattanooga public schools and graduated from Baylor School there in 1958. He has managed and owned Hetzler Brokerage Co., which represents industrial food ingredient suppliers, since 1976. He enjoys dancing, reading, piano and mountain trail riding on his Paso Fino horses at his NW Georgia farm.