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Horticulture - About Us

OFFICE HOURS:
M - F from 7:30 to 4:00

Staff

Joe Dwyer

Doug Novak

Jim Kasmarcak

 

 

 


Joe Dwyer
Horticulturist
Joe Dwyer has always had a passion for horticulture, with degrees in both horticultural management and horticulture technology. Joe began his career as manager of plant care and maintenance for a large retail nursery and landscaping business. In addition to managing nursery stock, he focused on annual flower production and sales, as well as design and installation of landscaping, ponds, and water features.  He then spent 16 years in the golf industry, including twelve years as superintendent at both semi-private and public golf courses where he worked with management to improve the appearance, playability, and operations of each course. Joe lives in Broadview Heights with his wife and son.

Doug Novak
Horticultural Assistant
Doug Novak is a resident of Olmsted Falls. He is a proud father of two girls. He owned and operated his own lawn and tree care company. He has worked for the City of Lakewood in the forestry department. He is a certified arborist for the City of Brecksville. Doug is happy to bring his passion for trees to the city.

Jim Kasmarcak
Horticultural Assistant
Jim has been in the horticulture and landscape industry since 1980. He ran his own landscaping business for 15 years, before moving on to work for Monteleone’s Landscaping for 9 years. When he got married and started a family, he decided to work for the City of Brecksville, so that he could spend more time with his family. In 2007, Jim acquired his pesticide applicator’s license.

Did You Know...

We are a Tree City USA recipiant.
Hosting awards ceremonies in 2001 and in 2019.