Certified Arborist, Certified Faller, Certified Wildlife/ Danger Tree Assessor and Owner of GLTS for 12 years.
Our fearless leader has a contagious passion for trees and climbing. Scott has more certifications then we can count and has been operating in the forestry/ tree care business for over 20 years. He enjoys getting the chance to talk to people about proper tree care and of course climbing! Scott even volunteers his time at local schools and nurseries to educate people about proper tree care. Scott believes that everyday is the chance to learn something new. Arboriculture is a very in-depth field to learn about plants, trees and also the technical skills to care for them.
Crew Leader, Certified Arborist, Certified Wildlife/ Danger Tree Assessor with GLTS for 7 years.
Roger has climbed the ladder on our team earning his spot as Crew Leader. With dedication Roger went from doing clean up to accomplishing his ISA Certified Arborist and is currently challenging his Falling exam. He believes that every day has different learning opportunities. “ I love the potential for growth both personally and professionally. ”
Apprentice Arborist Technician, Safety and First Aid Coordinator with GLTS for 2 years.
Max is a key contributor to our team, ensuring all first aid kits are fully stocked and keeping a keen eye on potential hazards. He is always looking for new ways to watch, learn and practice. Max was drawn to the Columbia Valley for the skiing and just like when you ski, Max believes that every job our team encounters is a challenge. A challenge that requires 100% of your effort and engagement. There’s so many different aspects to our work, physics, biology and mechanics is to say the least.
Jairo is our new team member this year!
Jairo brings his skills in Advanced First Aid ensuring our team is safe at all times. He is learning new skills with our team and “climbs trees like a monkey” according to our Crew Leader. Jairo and his family moved to Canada from Honduras and has enjoyed learning about our trees. He likes being outside, enjoys the sun, amazing views and climbing trees.