Robert Mead

Owner & COO

Bob started the company in 1979, and now shares ownership with his wife, Joanne Mead. He has gained his knowledge firsthand as a climber and crew member, and also through classes at the University of Maryland, local community colleges, and industry training programs. In addition to his extensive field experience, Bob's expertise includes complex tree removals, tree preservation, and safety. His abilities as a mechanic, welder, heavy equipment operator, and 20 year paramedic /fire fighter have allowed him to function in many different roles within the company. Bob is responsible for overseeing general operations and sales, and commercial and municipal sales and service. As a former board member and president of the Maryland Arborist Association, he chaired the yearly MAA Winter Management Seminar for 10 years. His credentials and licenses include:

  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • TCIA Certified Tree Care Safety Professional (CTSP)
  • Electrical Hazards Awareness Program (EHAP) Trainer Certification
  • Aerial Rescue Trainer
  • Chipper Safety Specialist
  • Certified CPR/First Aid Instructor and Instructor Trainer
  • Maryland Tree Expert License
  • Pesticide Business License MD, DC, and VA
  • Maryland Professional Fertilizer Applicator
  • Maryland Licensed Pesticide Applicator
  • Maryland Home Improvement Corporation License
  • Certified Traffic Manager
  • Licensed Plant Dealer

Thank you for all that you are doing...Trish D.

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