MEET THE STAFF
Owner, Operations Manager
Crew Leader, Plant Health Care Technician
Lead Landscape Professional
Lead Garden Professional, Plant Health Care Technician
Tracy van Schouwen
In the spring of 2013, Tracy joined Merrifield Garden and Design as a Landscape Gardener. Since then she has advanced to become our Project Manager. Tracy’s educational experience and career history reflects her strong passion in the field of horticulture.
Since high school Tracy has been building her career in landscaping. She holds degrees in both Landscape Contracting and Horticulture, and is also a Massachusetts Certified Horticulturist as well as a Massachusetts Certified Landscape Professional. Prior to joining Merrifield, Tracy spent three years working for a large retail garden center and several summers working for a local landscape and tree company. She can be found working on our routine garden maintenance properties as well as managing new installations, renovations and pruning work.
In her free time, Tracy enjoys spending time with her young son Logan, tending to her chickens, and growing fruits and vegetables in her home gardens.
B.A. UMASS Amherst, 2010, Degree in Environmental Design/Horticulture
CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES:
Commercial Pesticide Applicator License, License # 42613
Certificate in Invasive Plant Management, 2016