NURSERY AND LANDSCAPING
Ricky graduated Cum Laude from Tennessee Technological University with a BS
Degree in Agriculture Engineering and Education. He specializes in the hardscaping
and irrigation division of our company. He also attends professional courses
throughout the year to maintain and add additional certifications and capabilities in
hardscaping. Ricky is an Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) Level II
certified installer as well as a National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA)
certified Segmental Retaining Wall (SRW) Installer. He is also a certified commercial
Ricky has attained Belgard Paving Manufacturing Company's prestigious Certified
Contractor status, a recognition achieved by very few contractors. Ricky has earned
a reputation as the premier hardscape contractor in the TriCities area. He was
awarded "Most Outstanding Project" by Belgard in 2016.
Cody has served in this position with Mountain View Nursery since 2014. He came
to us with a vast array of experience in the hardware and construction industry.
Cody is responsible for directing his staff in landscape installation, coordinating
work between multiple landscaping projects and working with his clients to ensure
their satisfaction. He also attended Electrical School at Tennessee Technology
Center. He continues to take professional landscaping courses and is a Certified
Commercial Pesticide Applicator.
Gail has managed our plant nursery since 2012. She has several years of nursery
experience including working at Evergreen of Johnson City as well as managing her
own greenhouse and landscaping business in east Tennessee and western North
Rocky is in his 6th year working with Mountain View Nursery & Landscaping. His
previous experience was in the construction industry where he developed a skill set
relating very nicely to the landscaping industry. Rocky is a certified pesticide applicator
and is in charge of maintaining all of the monthly contract landscape properties and
nursery grounds. He continually improves his skills by taking professional development
and certification classes related to the landscaping industry.
Tony is in his 6th year working with our company. He is a graduate of Johnson County
High School with a concentration in the horticulture/agriculture program. He is a
commercial pesticide applicator and has taken many professional development classes
related to our industry and certifications.
Nate is in his 1st year with our company. He is a graduate of Watauga High School
where he concentrated on academics and developing his construction skills. Nate's
experience includes working in the construction industry, water damage restoration
industry and Montana reclaimed lumber.
Logan is in his 2nd year with our company. He has already taken many professional
development classes and passed tests to become certified in the following areas:
commercial pesticide applicator, Level 1 ICPI paver installer and Level 1 NCMA wall
John is in the 1st year with our company. He has a vast array of skills that are a great
asset to our company. John served in the US Navy, retiring as a Chief Petty Officer.
Afterwards he spent 6 years working as an arborist technician. He has taken many
professional development classes and achieved ICPI Level 1 certification paver installer
and Level I NCMA wall installer.
Holly was born in Dayton, Ohio but has lived as far west as Arizona and as far south as
Puerto Rico. She has resided in beautiful Tennessee for the past 19 years and it is here
that she calls home. Her younger years were spent on a farm in Pleasantville, Ohio
where as a high school student she was an active member of the FFA and competed at
the national level in prepared public speaking, receiving a bronze metal. She was also
active in 4-H, showing horses and goats. Her careers in life include 15 years as a
Veterinarian Technician, both large and small animals and most recently, 16 years as a
Dental Assistant. While she has enjoyed her journey of work experiences, recent life
changes have afforded her the opportunity to gain employment in what she considers to
be her "Dream Job". You see, her true passion in life has always been outdoors
spending time designing and planting flower gardens! What she has only been able to
do as a hobby has now become her last and final career! Who says dreams don't come
Daniel is in his first year at Mountain View Nursery. He is a 2008 graduate of Johnson
County High School where he graduated with a concentration in the horticulture
program. He previously worked for KPS Global in Piney Flats and at Parkdale in
Mountain City before coming to his dream job at Mountain View Nursery.