Experienced horticulturist and skilled professional who has worked with development committees, boards of directors, individuals and volunteers in educational, diagnostic, and management capacities as well as performed hands-on oversight of daily landscape operations.
Areas of experience:
Technical experience includes diagnosis of plant problems, plant and turf production, maintenance activities, and landscape planning, installation and maintenance
Develop and implement new installations and renovations on time and within budget.
Administrative duties including employee management and scheduling, budget preparation, contract development and supervision, record keeping, and inventory management.
An expert horticulturist with the ability to make complex topics easy and fun. A published author who provides Florida-specific information on a wide variety of topics in the classroom, print and online, including topics in homeowner landscape practices, commercial landscape operations and horticultural science.
EDUCATION & LICENSURE
Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University Tallahassee, Florida
Masters of Plant Sciences
Santa Fe Community College & FDEP Gainesville, Florida
Certified Recycling Coordinator
University of Florida Gainesville, Florida
Bachelors of Agriculture – Ornamental Horticulture
Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Tallahassee, Florida Licensed Community Association Manager
Carol Cloud Bailey – Landscape Counselor and Horticulturist
BallenIsles Community Association, Inc.
Florida Licensed Community Association Manager and Horticulturist
Martin County/University of Florida Extension Service
County Extension Director (CED)/Extension Agent - Horticulture
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University
Instructor and Coordinator, Physical Plant
Florida International University
Solid Waste Coordinator and Superintendent Grounds & Landscape
2015. Turf and Pest Consulting Group.