College Attended: Iowa State University
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Horticulture
Year Graduated from College: 2001
Internships: Loch Lloyd Country Club and Blue Hills Country Club
Hometown Area: Pleasant Hill, MO
Family / Interests / Hobbies: I am married with five active boys. I enjoy running sports and will compete in my first ironman in Louisville this coming August.
My favorite thing about Landcaping / Designing / Outdoors: I enjoy taking a space and transforming it into something people can use and enjoy or to just sit down and relax in!
My Inspiration: Being outside, meeting with clients and giving them a space they can enjoy.
Who taught me my most valuable lesson and what it was? Valuable Quote: “Dont Give Up. Dont Ever Give Up!” – Jim Valvano
My ideal outdoor space: A shaded area with the sound of running water. Sitting with my eyes shut, just listening to the sound of nature. Totally relaxing!
What inspires me: My family. Knowing if I wake up and give 100% to the day great things will happen.
My favorite landscape style: A Colorado woodland feel. I enjoy using hardscape, such as rock outcroppings and tying them into trees and shrubs to give a very natural look into the landscape.