Posted: Oct. 27, 2016
Kent, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the appointment of Chris Fields-Johnson to Technical Advisor within The Davey Institute.
In this role at the Davey Institute, the company’s premier research, development and innovation division, Fields-Johnson will be responsible for operational support and research.
“Chris’s balance of technical knowledge and operational experience position him to deliver industry-leading technical support and positively impact our research,” said Jim Zwack, Director of Technical Services within the Davey Institute. “He understands the importance of The Davey Institute research when it comes to protecting and preserving our clients’ treasured trees.”
Fields-Johnson holds a bachelor’s degree in Forest Resource Management, a master’s degree in Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences and he recently completed the requirements for a Ph.D. in Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences from Virginia Tech.
The Davey Tree Expert Company’s more than 8,600 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 37 years. For more information, visit www.davey.com.