Jim has been part of the Town and Gardens team since 2002 and has over 30 years of experience in the landscape industry. His interest in the landscaping field started when he was 16 years old, working on a landscape crew during the summer. Since then he has acquired a B.S degree in Landscape Horticulture from Colorado State University and an Associate degree in Landscape Management. His work experience has taken him to the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, Los Angeles, the Palm Desert in California and the urban landscapes of NYC. He enjoys the daily challenges of installing and maintaining the wide variety of rooftop, terrace and hidden landscapes of NYC. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, doing home remodeling and enjoying the outdoors.