Lyndsey graduated from Ohio University in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Biology and a minor in Plant Biology. Her passion for plants relocated her to the Columbus area when she joined the Millcreek team in Spring of 2018 as a seasonal staff member working on our picking crews. After spending the summer in our Annuals, Shrubs, and Succulents department, Lyndsey was promoted to Growing Coordinator for the Quart Perennial Department and joined our team full-time. Her responsibilities included fulfilling orders for shipment and plant care/maintenance to insure quality plants.
In December 2019, Lyndsey was promoted to Section Grower of our IMPACT and PRO #1 Perennials as well as our Peonies. Her responsibilities include regular plant care and maintenance, maintaining plant availability, ensuring crop health, and overseeing work crews throughout the year. Lyndsey does a great job leading our IMPACT team to produce amazing, high quality crops that always look their best. Prior to joining Millcreek, Lyndsey acquired 6 years previous experience in a nursery and greenhouse setting.
In 2022, Lyndsey took on a role with AmericanHort’s GenNext Connector Group where she meets monthly with other Green Industry Professionals and plays an active role in the selection of HortScholars, proposing Cultivate sessions and activities, and collaborating on other industry focused AmericanHort hosted education sessions.
Early in 2023, Lyndsey was promoted to Growing Operations and Nursery Supervisor. Her responsibilities include day-to-day operation and labor allocation across all areas of the Growing department at Millcreek. She works in collaboration with our Growing Operations & Production Manager to support long-term planning and staffing needs, departmental objectives, and overall operating processes across the growing areas.
Outside of work, Lyndsey enjoys spending time with her husband, Tyler, and their 3 pets; Izzy, Lilo, and Penny. As new Delaware, Ohio residents, they enjoy gardening and exploring local places. Additionally, Lyndsey enjoys traveling, partaking in a variety of outdoor activities, and visiting family and friends in the Cleveland, Ohio area.