Staff

Billy Davis

Owner
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • CVNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • AS Virginia Tech, Horticulture
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family & friends, Fishing the offshore waters of North Carolina

Jason Anderson

Owner
  • ISA Board Certified Master Arborist
  • CVNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • B.S. Forestry, Virginia Tech
  • Native of Hanover County
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family & friends, Church activities, Fishing on the Chesapeake Bay

Justin Nichols

Operations Manager
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • B.S.  West Virginia University, Geology
  • Enjoys: Spending time with his wife and kids, mountain biking, and woodworking.

Donna Caufield

Office Manager
  • BA, Modern Languages, Seton Hall University
  • Native of northern NJ
  • Enjoys spending time with family, reading, history & politics

Charlie Ward

Fleet Manager
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VDACS Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicator
  • “Superman” – the hero we need but don’t deserve
  • Enjoys fishing and gardening at home in his free time

Jenn Capps

Sales Support Manager
  • B.S from VCU in Recreation , Parks, & Tourism
  • Native of Powhatan
  • Enjoys: spending time with family, the beach, and Thai food

Robin Two Fires

Office and Sales Support
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys spending time with family

Billy Yuhase

Consulting Arborist – North of the River
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • B.S. Virginia Tech, Horticulture
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Fresh water fishing, Hiking the Blue Ridge Mountains, Kayaking the James River, Spending time with family & friends, Gardening

Hunter Matthews

Consulting Arborist - Commercial Properties
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • Virginia Tech, Natural Resource Conservation and Forestry
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Competitive tree climbing, hunting, fishing, golf, and spending time with family and friends.

Mary-Ellen Burnette

Consulting Arborist - South of the River
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • Virginia Tech, Natural Resources Conservation; Conservation and Recreation Management
  • Enjoys: Playing flyball and agility with her two border collies, cooking & baking, fishing, and camping!

Paul White

Consulting Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • Associates of Applied Science with a major in Forestry from Dabney Lancaster
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys:  Fishing, hunting, beekeeping, gardening, mountain biking

J.J. Vega

Plant Health Care Manager
  • TCIA Certified Plant Health Care Technician
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • Air Force Veteran
  • AAS Construction Tech, Community College of the Air Force
  • Enjoys: Cooking, Running, Hiking, Camping, Traveling

Alan Parrott

Plant Health Care Technician
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • AAS Dabney Lancaster, Wildlife Management
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys:  Spending time with family (fishing, camping), local missional work, and being a grandfather.

Tyler Redmond

Plant Health Care Technician
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • Passionate about limiting environmental damage with responsible pest management
  • Likes to hang out at the river with his dog Ollie
  • Likes to rock climb at Belle Isle

Marshall Phillips

Plant Health Care Technician
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • Bachelor’s in Environmental Science from Shenandoah University
  • Passionate about making a beneficial & positive impact on the environment
  • Enjoys spending time with his dog, playing soccer, and staying active

Sarah Sheridan

Plant Health Care Technician
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • TCIA Certified Plant Health Care Technician
  • BS Biology, VCU
  • Passionate about keeping our environment healthy and beautiful
  • Enjoys gardening, Disney movies, and collecting bugs!

Robert Case

Training and Safety Coordinator
  • B.A. – Business Psychology
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Tree Risk Assessor Qualified
  • TCIA- Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • 10.5 Years of Experience in the Arboricultural field
  • Passionate about helping team members advance in the Arboriculture field
  • Enjoys biking, trail running, and climbing on his free time

Keith Shanklin

Lead Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • Berklee College of Music – Drums
  • Native of Florida
  • Enjoys: Playing Music, Watching Scary Movies, Sustainable Living, and Spending Time with His Wife and Five Children!

Joel Nepomuceno

Lead Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Hunting & Fishing, Slow-Pitch Softball, and his dogs

Jake Stokes

Lead Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • BFA Visual Arts, Hampton Sydney College
  • Powhatan Native
  • Enjoys: Fishing, camping, and trying new food!

George Stephens

Lead Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Rock climbing, tree climbing, weight lifting, and working on cars.

Jeff Lelik

Lead Arborist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Fresh water fishing, salt water fishing, hiking, and wood working.

Robby Jones

Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Enjoys hunting and fishing
  • Atlanta Braves fan

Jesse Tillack

Arborist
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional
  • VDACS Certified Applicator
  • AS Forestry, Dabney Lancaster
  • BA English, George Mason

Adam Connell

Arborist Assistant
  • BA English, James Madison University
  • Passionate about taking pride in a job well done
  • Likes reading, hiking, & swimming

Chris Orr

Arborist Assistant
  • Has been passionate about climbing and caring for trees for 10 years.
  • Loves spending time with family.

Lauren Rasnick

Arborist Assistant
  • Passionate about learning as much as possible about the tree climbing industry
  • Avid whitewater kayak-er, raft guide and rock climber

Brian Scott

Arborist Assistant
  • Passionate about climbing and safe and effective treecare.
  • Enjoys going to concerts and fishing on the James.

Zach Funke

Arborist Assistant
  • Combat Medic/Healthcare Specialist in the Army
  • Enjoys rock climbing

Clinton Small

Arborist Assistant
  • Enjoys photographing eagles

Luke Johnson

Arborist Assistant
  • Loves working with trees more than he ever thought he would enjoy a job
  • Enjoys sailing and rock climbing

Ben Krumwiede

Arborist Assistant
  • Excited to learn the craft of caring for trees and shrubs!
  • Previously an outdoor guide, truck driver, book seller, and many more.
  • Enjoys running, climbing, reading, pondering life’s great mysteries, and staying hydrated.