Posted: Feb. 22, 2016
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company announced the promotion of Richard Burback to district manager of the Northeast Detroit, Michigan, residential/commercial office.
Burback began his career at Davey Tree in 2008. He since has served as a plant health care specialist and sales arborist.
“Richard’s considerable field experience allows him to solve complex problems quickly and present clients with the most effective solution. As the new district manager, his industry knowledge and leadership skills will substantially benefit our Northeast Detroit clients,” said Jim Houston, Vice President of Davey’s Midwest residential/commercial operations.
Burback attended the Davey Institute of Horticulture Sciences in 2010. In 2012, he also graduated from the Davey Institute of Tree Sciences, Davey’s flagship training program.There, he received the Golden Oak Award, which honors the student with the highest academic performance.
Burback is also an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist® and a certified pesticide applicator in Michigan.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s more than 8,000 employees provide tree care, grounds maintenance and environmental consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial and government markets throughout the U.S. and Canada. Davey has provided Proven Solutions for a Growing World since 1880 and has been employee-owned for more than 35 years. For more information, visit www.davey.com.