Green Industry Roll Call

A roundup of recent promotions and hirings in the green industry.

Rachel Kelly Ruppert Landscape
Ruppert Landscape

Meet the 2022-2023 NALP Board

 The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) introduced the new board of directors. Their terms begin on Sept. 18:

  • Bruce Allentuck, Allentuck Landscaping
  • Maurice Dowell, LIC, Dowco Enterprises
  • Lisa Fiore, Landscapehub
  • Paul Fraynd, LIC, Sun Valley Landscaping
  • Ivan Giraldo, Clean Scapes
  • Claire Goldman, R&R Landscaping
  • John Guth, Green Lawn Fertilizing
  • Jennifer Jorge, King Green
  • Phil Key, Ruppert Landscape
  • Roscoe Klausing, LIC, Klausing Group
  • Chris Lee, Eathworks
  • William MacMurdo, Bayer Crop Science LP
  • Tim Portland, LIC, Yellowstone Landscape
  • J.T. Price, Landscape Workshop
  • Chris Senske, Senske Services

Rachel Kelly to Manage Ruppert's Charlotte OfficeRachel Kelly Ruppert LandscapeRuppert Landscape

Ruppert Landscape names Rachel Kelly manager of the company's Charlotte, N.C. branch. 

Kelly has more than 25 years of experience in the landscape industry. Throughout her career, she has worked to improve productivity and establish profitability through lean management practices, working with teams at all levels of operations.

A graduate of Johns Hopkins University’s Carey Business School, she served on the NALP board of directors and has been involved in several NALP committees. Kelly has been with the Ruppert organization for more than three years as the director of quality and efficiency in the landscape management division’s southern region.