Posted: Feb. 19, 2018
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the promotion of Nathan Baker to district manager of the Memphis, Tennessee, residential/commercial office of Jones Bros. Tree and Landscape, a Davey Company.
Baker started with Davey Tree in 2007 as an intern in the company’s Dulles, Virginia, office. After graduating in 2011, he joined Davey’s Memphis office as an accelerated sales trainee and was promoted to tree care foreman later that year. Most recently, Baker was assistant district manager for the Jones Bros. office.
“Nathan’s breadth of experience paired with his technical knowledge and familiarity with the area will serve the clients of our Memphis office well,” said Keith Francies, southeast operations manager, residential/commercial services.
Baker holds a bachelor’s degree in landscape management from Brigham Young University. He is an International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist®; a Tennessee Certified Pesticide Applicator; a 2012 graduate of the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences, Davey’s flagship training program; a Tree Care Industry Association Certified Tree Care Safety Professional and is Tree Risk Assessment Qualified through the ISA.
With more than 9,000 employees throughout North America, The Davey Tree Expert Company provides solutions for residential, utility, commercial and government clients. Rooted in research, the company’s vision is to achieve balance among people, progress and the environment. Tree experts since 1880, Davey provides diversified tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental services. Davey is one of the largest employee-owned companies in the U.S. and is headquartered in Kent, Ohio.