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2023-2024 NALP Board of Directors Appointed; Terms Begins in September

Brandon Sheppard of Weed Man to Become NALP President

FAIRFAX, Va., (May 12, 2023) —
 The National Association of Landscape Professionals has announced its Board of Directors slate for 2023-2024; terms begin in September at ELEVATE.

Brandon Sheppard of Weed Man will serve as the President of the association. New members of the Board include Beth Berry, Nick Brummel, Dan Carrothers, Warren Gorowitz, Doug McDuff, and Teddy Russell. 


  • President - Brandon Sheppard, Weed Man
  • President-Elect - Pam Dooley, Plants Creative Landscapes
  • Secretary/Treasurer -  Roscoe Klausing, LIC, Klausing Group
  • Immediate Past President - Mike Bogan, LIC, LandCare
  • Beth Berry, Advanced Turf Solutions
  • Nick Brummel, Brummel Lawn & Landscape, LLC
  • Dan Carrothers, FMC
  • Maurice Dowell, LIC, Dowco Enterprises Inc.
  • Ivan Giraldo, Clean Scapes
  • Claire Goldman, R&R Landscaping
  • Warren Gorowitz, Hunter Industries
  • John Guth, Green Lawn Fertilizing, LLC
  • Jennifer Jorge, King Green 
  • Phil Key, Ruppert Landscape
  • Chris Lee, Earthworks, Inc.
  • Doug McDuff, Landscape America
  • Tim Portland, LIC, Yellowstone Landscape
  • J.T. Price, Landscape Workshop
  • Teddy Russell, Russell Landscape Group
  • Chris Senske, Senske Services

About NALP

The National Association of Landscape Professionals represents an industry of approximately 1 million landscape, lawn care, irrigation, and tree care professionals. Through national advocacy campaigns, the association is growing the industry and its workforce. NALP offers its members professional development through education, networking, and training, certification and accreditation programs. For more information about NALP, visit