Work Experience

Skyland Trail, Supportive Horticultural Therapist

Atlanta, Georgia
May 2011- Current

  • Facilitating horticulturally focused recreational therapy groups
  • Managing the greenhouse, grounds, and client employees
  • Coordinating the client volunteer service program
  • Developing structures to progress the therapeutic influence of horticulture in mental illness treatment
  • Working individually with clients to assess their goals for community based service work
  • Progressing the residential organic vegetable project
  • Inventorying, ordering, and organizing supplies

Area Garden, Upscale Horticultural Specialist

Atlanta, Georgia
March 2010- August 2010

  • Upscale potting and planting
  • Custom terrarium and orchid design and upkeep
  • Up-keeping perennial and annual flower gardens
  • Gridding out pot and ground drip irrigation systems
  • Shaping parterres and live arbors
  • Pruning shrubs and trees
  • Outdoor holiday decorating