Meet our team of Bay Area landscaping experts and office personnel! We are in the office Monday through Friday and are eagerly waiting to help you maintain your beautiful landscapes!
Tom Ellington is one of the most dedicated contributors to the landscaping industry in the Bay Area. He served as the President of the California Landscape Contractors Association, and continues his work as a board member where he spearheads programs to improve landscape standards. With over 35 years of experience in turf production and landscape maintenance, Tom has led Bayscape Landscape from its inception to the success it is today!
Matt Ellington is the Operations Manager for Bayscape Landscape. He oversees the landscape and irrigation management divisions for our corporate (commercial) clients. Matt received his degree from Chico State University in Business Economics. Matt is responsible for customer satisfaction and quality standards set forth by the company and industry standards.
Sammy is a Bayscape Landscape Account Manager. He is responsible for the day-to-day communication with our clients to make sure clients needs are communicated to our crews to ensure complete client satisfaction. Sammy is also an Irrigation Specialist, as he is proficient in Calsense controllers and is working towards his water management certification through the CLCA Water Management Program. He brings with 25 years of experience, along with a dedication to better serve customers.
Rick is the Construction Manager and oversees installations and improvement projects. He is a Landscape Designer with over 20 years of experience with a wide range of projects which includes office complexes, residential in-fill, master planned residential and mixed uses communities, park design, private homes, adaptive reuse and renovation of existing facilities. Rick is accomplished with coordinating tasks during the design and installation phase of a project to achieve all critical success factors and meet all project milestones on time. He studied Landscape Architecture with a concentration in Park, Recreation, and Open Space Design at California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo.
Tony is the Client Relationship Manager and oversees maintenance crews to assure that Bayscape’s client’s needs are met with satisfaction. Tony has a strong background in parks and athletic fields management. With over 15 years’ experience in maintenance and management, Tony loves his work and working with people who both challenge and inspire him. Tony has a degree from San Jose State and in his free time he likes to play the bass guitar and write novelty songs.
Paul is the Arbortek Division Manager, with 20 years of experience in the landscape industry. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry from Humboldt State and became an I.S.A. Certified Arborist in 1998. He is also a licensed pesticide applicator. Here at Arbortek, he oversees all aspects of our tree service, including employee safety, customer satisfaction, sales, and staffing. In his time off, Paul enjoys boating and water skiing with family and friends..
Bill Berridge is an arborist for our sister company, Arbortek Trees. Bill is responsible for the sales and operations for our tree related services. Bill received his degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in Ornamental Horticulture. In addition, Bill is an I.S.A certified arborist (#WE-5525).
Ali is the Accounting Manager for Bayscape Landscape and Arbortek Trees. She has over 20 years of experience in accounting practices. Ali manages our payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and general ledger for Bayscape Landscape and Arbortek Trees.
Shawn is our Office Manager for Bayscape Landscape and Arbortek Trees. He comes from a strong background of office management and social integration. Shawn’s responsibilities include material purchasing, billing, collections, and customer service. You can email him at email@example.com