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Michael Painton

Owner

Michael’s love of the outdoors comes from the memories he had in summers past, playing in his grandfather’s garden and planting flowers with his mother and grandmother. Michael also completed his thesis research at a historic Virginian plantation followed by an internship with Indiana’s Dept. of Natural Resources. A decade of professional experience and high-end residential design specialization qualify Michael to lead the charge on your project!

Master’s in Landscape Architecture, Ball State University
Geek cred: master planner, themed party-thrower, and Anglophile
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Joey Fleenor

Owner

Joey is our numbers guy at Greenscape Geeks. He completed a term of enlistment with the U.S. Army before starting his MBA from Butler University. His huge love of animals keeps his enthusiasm high, and his client interactions focused on creating a sustainable, balanced environment to care for the critters that care for us, large or small. His favorite part about owning Greenscape Geeks is the opportunity to make local communities better!

Master of Business Administration, Butler University
Geek cred: jam-maker, doxy dad, proud wally
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Josh DeRosier

General Manager

Josh is our newest member at Greenscape Geeks. He moved to Indianapolis six years ago from Minnesota and it has quickly become his home. He has a degree in Turfgrass Management and formerly worked as the Assistant Superintendent at a prestigious Indiana golf course. He is excited to work for Greenscape Geeks and bring his knowledge of labor and landscape management to the most environmentally friendly and sustainability focused landscapers in Indianapolis.

Geek cred: sharp shooter, want-to-be hunter, dog lover, beer and bourbon enthusiast
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Tami Coleman

Native Prairie Consultant, Landscape Designer

Tami is an avid apiarist, master gardener, and loves walking her dog among the flowers in her neighborhood! Restoring her nearly century old house and love of exploring cultures keep her on the move. Her field of study in landscape architecture helped hone her years of practice in native plant design. She puts her expertise to work as our native prairie consultant and landscape designer.

Geek cred: bee-keeper, baker, secret Latvian diplomat
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Luke Kessler

Landscape Architect, Commercial & Residential

Luke’s designs seek to tell a story about the land and those who inhabit it. After an internship with the LEED-certified National Museum of the American Indian, Luke strived to further the use of native plants through ecologically responsible landscape planning. He loves working with Greenscape Geeks because of the company’s values of client relations and preserving environmental ecology, which he believes forms connections to the complex and wonderful world around us.

Master’s in Landscape Architecture, Ball State University
Geek cred: site development, public facility design, board game enthusiast
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Cooper Powers

Community Outreach Manager, Natural Pond Specialist

Whether exploring the creeks behind his home in Mississippi or taking in the views at White River State Park, Cooper has always enjoyed the serenity that natural spaces provide. He has been employed by the U.S. Forest Service and Gulf Coast Research Laboratory all in service of learning about the beauty that life science offers. His enthusiasm for showing people the miracles under every rock or microscope led him to become the community outreach manager for Greenscape Geeks.

Bachelor’s in Biological Science, Mississippi State University
Geek cred: Audio/visual skillset, beard-growing, Dungeon Master-ing

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