Meet the Design Staff

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Nate Prosser is co-owner of Tallahassee Nurseries and manages the Landscaping Division. He works in all areas of landscaping and specializes in the design and installation of drainage systems. Nate grew up on Lake Talquin and loves fishing and hunting in the outdoors. He’s a real “people person” and enjoys working with customers. Nate majored in Business Management at FSU and is a Florida Certified Horticulture Professional.

 

Frank Douglas has been a Landscape Designer for nearly 30 years and a Lighting Designer for over 18 years. He specializes in large projects including several hunting plantations in North Florida and South Georgia. Frank grew up in Tallahassee and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Ornamental Horticulture from the University of Florida in 1982. He is a Florida Certified Landscape Designer and a member of the Florida Nursery, Growers and Landscape Association Advisory Board. He is also a part-time musician with a band called The Fried Turkeys.

 

Kathy Lindstam has been a Landscape Designer with Tallahassee Nurseries for over 18 years. Kathy graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Design in 1993 from Florida A & M and is a Florida Certified Horticultural Professional. She will listen to your needs and determine the best design for you and your home. From renovation projects to major installations, residential or commercial, Kathy has the experience and talent to give customers the most comprehensive outdoor landscaping services available. Areas that Kathy excels in are designing multi-use areas, custom build structures, and utilizing water features such as ponds, fountains, and dry creek beds to bring nature into a homeowner’s yard.

 

Julie Neel Horne works in many facets of landscaping including small to very large planting plans that reflect the customer’s dream gardens including lawn choices, beds, irrigation and hardscape needs. Julie designs practical plans for drought tolerant xeriscapes, deer-resistant gardens, and low maintenance plans using durable, no-pruning-needed evergreen trees, shrubs, and groundcovers. She also designs butterfly gardens and draws conceptual plans for unique patios, walls, parking, decks, pergolas, walkways, firepits and outdoor living areas. Julie earned her Bachelor’s Degree in business at the University of Georgia in 1979 and an Associate’s Degree in Horticulture from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in 1988.

 

Greg Stone, our Supervisor of Landscape Operations, co-ordinates the crews, the job schedules, and the equipment. Greg is a Tallahasee native who learned practical skills on his family farm in Wigham, Georgia. He enjoys and appreciates hard work and takes pride in a job well done. You see his professionalism in every landscape job we do. He’s a dog lover, too!

 

Jane Hudson Chichetti has worked in Landscape Design and Landscape Architecture for over 13 years. Jane is attentive to the needs of the client while visualizing the whole project from start to finish. Her specialty is incorporating native plantings into the designed landscape. Commercial and residential designs that are low maintenance, attractive and provide the “finishing touch” for your project is her specialty. She has worked in the public and the private sector of the industry as a designer and as an Adjunct Professor in Landscape Architecture. Jane earned a Master of Landscape Architecture Degree and a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Design from Florida A & M University. Jane also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Florida State University.

Steve Bos joined the Landscape Design Team in 2015 with a lifelong career in all things relating to ornamental horticulture.  He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture from Texas A&M in 1992 and worked as a Propagation Manager and Nursery Grower for over 20 years. Steve is a Florida Certified Landscape Contractor with extensive skills in landscape design, installation, and maintenance. He will customize your landscape to fit your needs while choosing the right plant for the right place for maximum beautification. In his spare time, he loves being a Boy Scout leader with his two sons.