Posted: Nov. 20, 2017
Kent, Ohio– Davey Resource Group (DRG), a division of The Davey Tree Expert Co., is proud to announce the promotion of Jack McCabe to vice president and general manager of DRG Utility Vegetation Management.
McCabe joined the company in 1999 as a senior consulting utility forester on Davey’s Pacific Gas & Electric Company Pre-Inspection account. In 2006 he was promoted to western production manager for DRG, and then again in 2009 to western region operations manager. In 2014 McCabe was named vice president of operations for DRG utility vegetation management.
“Jack has a reputation for exceeding client expectations no matter the conditions,” said Brent Repenning, executive vice president of U.S. Utility and the Davey Resource Group. “His role as a respected leader, and his aptitude for problem solving have been a vital force in the growth and development of the company’s utility vegetation management services.”
McCabe has been involved with numerous industry leadership groups in his time with DRG: The Utility Arborist Association, The California Urban Forestry Advisory Committee and The California Urban Forest Council. He served on Davey’s President’s Council, and he is currently a board member of the Summit, Portage and Medina Counties Chapter of the American Red Cross.
McCabe is a graduate of the University of California-Santa Cruz and holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and urban planning.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s approximately 9,000 employees provide diversified tree services, grounds maintenance and environmental 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 38 years.