Tom began working at Millcreek in March 2019 as a seasonal employee where he helped care for crops of annuals, shrubs, and succulents and also picked orders for shipment. In August of 2019, Tom joined our team full time as a Growing Coordinator for Annuals, Shrubs, and Succulents. His responsibilities include watering, pruning, weeding, moving, spacing, general plant care and maintenance and order fulfillment of our Annual, Shrub, and Succulent crops.
Prior to joining our team, Tom studied horticulture for about 9 years including high school and college. He studied Horticulture at Kent State University where he specialized in trees and shrubs. He has a wide variety of experience in the green industry including lawn care, working at a garden center, tree care, and farming.
A native of Canton, Ohio, Tom is new to the central Ohio area. When not at work, he enjoys rooting for Cleveland sports teams and the Buckeyes, running and staying active, and hitting up local breweries.