For more than two decades, the Foundation (a 501c3) of the National Association of Landscape Professionals has been focused on supporting the education of future landscape industry professionals. Through the generous support of its donors, the Foundation has awarded more than $1.5 million in academic scholarships to college landscape and horticulture students.

Foundation Mission & Vision

Vision – The public understands the value of landscapes and the professionals that make them possible.

Mission – Strengthening the landscape and lawn care industry through education, scholarships, and research for the benefit of the nation’s green spaces.

Foundation Board of Directors

 Chris Joyce
Joyce Landscaping

 Joe Ketter
President- Elect

 Paul Fraynd, Landscape Industry Certified
Secretary Treasurer
Sun Valley Landscaping

 Will Pereira
Immediate Past President
Brightview Landscape Development

Steve Bromell
Pro Cutters Lawnscapes, Inc.

Dan Carrothers
FMC Corporation

Christianna Denelsbeck
Landscape Workshop

Pam Dooley
Plants Creative Landscapes

Jim Fuani, Ph.D.
Cuyahoga Community College

Angela Hieronimus
Blades of Green Lawn Care

Mark Hopkins
Landcare LLC.

Bob Jones
Ruppert Landscape

Luke Melograno
Mariani Landscape

Shayne Newman, Landscape Industry Certified
YardScapes Landscape Professionals

Roger Phelps

Terell Weg
MSNW Group

Cole Weller
Weller Brothers

Don Winsett
Davey Tree

Britt Wood
National Association of Landscape Professionals

Jenn Myers
Executive Director

National Association of Landscape Professionals