Staff

Billy Davis

Owner
  • ISA Certified Arborist, CVNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • 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
  • B.S. Forestry, Virginia Tech
  • Native of Hanover County
  • Enjoys: Spending time with family & friends, Church activities, Fishing on the Chesapeake Bay

Donna Caufield

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

Leah Roberts

Marketing and Sales Support Specialist
  • Southern New Hampshire University, Communications & Professional Writing
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Hiking, Harry Potter, Target Shooting, Painting, Fly Fishing, and Theater.

Billy Yuhase

Consulting Arborist – North of the River
  • B.S. Virginia Tech, Horticulture
  • ISA Certified Arborist, CVNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • 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 - South of the River
  • ISA Certified Arborist, VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • 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
  • Virginia Tech, Natural Resources Conservation; Conservation and Recreation Management
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Enjoys: Playing flyball and agility with her two border collies, cooking & baking, fishing, and camping!

Jason Duff

Training and Safety Manager
  • B.A Virginia Tech, Forest Resource Management
  • ISA Certified Arborist, VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Biking, Hiking, Star Wars and his dogs!

Justin Nichols

Plant Health Care Manager
  • B.S.  West Virginia University, Geology
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Enjoys: Improving his home, off-roading, and new experiences!

Alan Parrott

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

Patrick Goff

Plant Health Care Technician
  • AAS J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College
  • ISA Certified Arborist and VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys:  Spending time with my family, on the water in the Northern Neck, and exploring Richmond’s vast history.

J.J Vega

Plant Health Care Technician
  • Air Force Veteran
  • AAS Construction Tech, Community College of the Air Force
  • Enjoys: Distance Running, Hiking, Camping, Music

Jimmy Karnes

Plant Health Care Technician
  • Passionate about Wildlife and Plant Conservation
  • Enjoys: Hiking, Camping, and generally spending as much time outdoors with family and friends as possible!

Paul White

Foreman
  • ISA Certified Arborist, VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Associates of Applied Science with a major in Forestry from Dabney Lancaster
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys:  Fishing, hunting, beekeeping, gardening, mountain biking

Robby Jones

Foreman
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Hunting, Fishing, target shooting

Keith Shanklin

Foreman
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • 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

Foreman
  • ISA Certified Arborist, CVNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Hunting & Fishing, Slow-Pitch Softball, and his dogs

Jake Stokes

Crew Leader
  • BFA Visual Arts, Hampton Sydney College
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Certified Tree Care Safety Professional
  • Powhatan Native!
  • Enjoys: Fishing, camping, and trying new food!

Jeff Lelik

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

Spencer Alexander

Climber
  • BA Messiah College, Adventure Education
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Native of Richmond
  • Eagle Scout
  • Proud Boat Owner
  • Enjoys: Caving, Sky Skiing, and Wrestling

Jesse Tillack

Lead Climber
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • VNLA Certified Horticulturist
  • B.A English, A.A.S Forest Management Technology
  • Enjoys: Hiking, Fishing, and Soccer

Tommy Dip

Maintenance Manager & Climber
  • Enjoys: The Redskins, trying new breweries, hiking, mountain biking, home improvement projects, and wood working.

George Stephens

Climber/Groundsman
  • Native of Richmond
  • Enjoys: Rock climbing, tree climbing, weight lifting, and working on cars.

Ryan Munday

Climber/Groundsman
  • B.A in History, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Associates of Social Science, J. Sargeant Reynolds
  • Enjoys: Boxing, Kali, Win Chun Kung Fu

Nick Judy

Groundsman/Climber Trainee
  • BA Sociology, University of Mary Washington
  • Enjoys: Outdoors, weightlifting, rock climbing, pole vaulting, and volunteering as an EMT!

Isaac Paschal

Lead Climber
  • B.S Natural Resource Conservation, Virginia Tech
  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • Enjoys: Recreational tree climbing, backpacking, trips to the river, and the local music scene.