Landscape Crew

02 Jun
Jaime Vestergaard

Foreman of Installation Crew Natureworker since 2005 Ct. Accredited Nursery Professional MY SPECIALTY:  Rockeries, masonry FUN FACT:  Snowboarder NANCY ADDS…“Jaime is a man of many talents. Besides running our installation crew (which is a giant responsibility requiring tons of skill and knowledge), he is called upon to fix machinery, weld...

Maria Shaw

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 2016 Plant Conservation Volunteer for the New England Wildflower Society. I have a BA in Art specilizing in sculpture, woodcarving and jewelry making. MY SPECIALTY: I specialize in medicinal herbs for making my own medicine (tinctures, elixers, infusions, flower essences...

Amy Riccittelli

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 2003 NANCY ADDS…“Amy has been with Natureworks since we were in Stony Creek when she ran a crew (as did her sister before her) before switching to part time to raise her family. She has been working in some of our client’s gardens...

Collen Hutchinson

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 1997 NANCY ADDS…“I have known Colleen since I started Natureworks. She is an amazing gardener- everyone who sees her home gardens goes away in awe. She is a really hard worker, raising the bar for all who join the gardening crew with her...

Suzi Gowrie

Gardener Natureworker since 2006 I was the head floral designer for an upscale florist in Key Largo, Florida and also worked for an orchid specialist. I've learned so much from the courses I've taken at Natureworks. MY SPECIALTY:  Weeding and Customer care. FUN FACT:  I taught physical education to...

Lisa Elder

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 2002 Certified Forklift Operator I've worked at Hay House Organic Farm in Old Saybrook and I'm a Wildlife Habitat Steward. MY SPECIALTY:  Veggies and Herbs FUN FACT:  I'm an information hound, spending hours google searching various plant and animal topics.  Will travel for great music! NANCY ADDS…“When...

John Davern

Landscape Crew Natureworker since 2006 NANCY ADDS…“John has been with Natureworks for many years, both in the retail shop and on the crew. You can be sure that when you are on the crew with John, the conversation will never be dull as his eclectic personality encompasses...

02 Jun
Jenn Belanger

Jenn Belanger, Crew Leader Natureworker since 2006 NANCY ADDS…“Jenn started in the shop and they were crushed when she switched to the crew as she is one of the hardest workers we have at Natureworks. Energetic and in love with the natural world, Jenn is at home...