Our Staff

At Greenleaf Landscaping you will always be able to quickly reach one of our experienced office staff all year around! Whether you are requesting a free estimate, have a billing question, or simply want to know when you services are scheduled, our staff is prepared to help you!

Dan Gaffney

Dan Gaffney

Founder

Job Details
Dan primarily helps foster and maintain customer relationships at Greenleaf. He helps with contracts and estimates, he keeps our talented staff focused on our mission and seasonal goals, and he helps encourage company and staff morale and keeps an eye on the bottom line at Greenleaf.
Education
Dan studied Turf Management at Linn-Benton, is an ISA Certified Arborist and holds both Washington and Idaho Spray Applicator Licenses.
Years with Greenleaf
37 years
Hometown
Spokane, WA
Hobbies/Interests
Dan enjoys boating, hiking, fishing, growing trees, real estate and short road trips.
Other Interests
Dan’s likes to BBQ and his favorite food is steak. He enjoys the movie “Money Ball,” his favorite colors are brown and blue and he enjoys spending time with his four daughters, two son in-laws and two grandchildren – all of which he is very proud.
Gary Wickham

Gary Wickham

Chief Operations Officer

Job Details
Gary is the Chief Operations Officer. He assists with managing and scheduling field employees and their production, he manages the equipment, trucks and tools, he trains field employees and enforces company procedures, and he helps secure new and current accounts.
Education
Gary is a Certified Landscape Technician (CLT) and has over a decade of hands-on experience in landscape renovation and construction.
Years with Greenleaf
16 years
Hometown
Cusick, WA
Hobbies/Interests
Gary enjoys fishing, camping, 4-wheeling, snowmobiling and cars. Gary likes Chinese food and his favorite color is blue
Martin Bixby

Martin Bixby

Account Manager / Arbor Department Manager

Job Details
Martin helps manage the Arbor Department and the Snow Removal Department at Greenleaf. He is responsible for training the pruning staff and overseeing complicated tree work with technical rigging. Martin meets with customers to ensure that their needs are being met, he reviews sites for potential issues, and completes estimates for customers.
Education
Martin holds a B.S. in Ecology from Evergreen, is an ISA Certified Arborist and an ISA Qualified Tree Risk Assessor.
Years with Greenleaf
16 years
Hobbies/Interests
Martin enjoys hunting, hiking, camping, canoeing and photography
Other Interests
Martin volunteered with the Lacey Stream Team, the Nisqually Middle School, and the ISA Tree Climbing Championships and WALP Testing. He also sat on the Board of Directors as the Conservation Director of Washington State BASS.
Terry Micken

Terry Micken

Spray Department Sales Manager

Job Details
Terry is an integral part of daily operations at Greenleaf! He helps oversee the spray department, the sand and deice departments and estimates and spray sales.
Education
Terry holds Washington and Idaho Department of Agriculture Pesticide Licenses and is a Certified Landscape Technician (C.L.T.). He has 28+ years of experience in the landscaping industry and is a leader and mentor in his field.
Years with Greenleaf
19 years
Hometown
Terry was born in Bozeman MT, grew up in Spokane, WA, and is currently a resident of Post Falls, ID.
Hobbies/Interests
Terry enjoys spending time with his family, skiing at Lookout Pass in the winter, enjoying his 26’ sailboat in the summer, motorcycle road trips on his Suzuki Cavalcade, and various activities with his two dogs, Happy and Archie.
Other Interests
Terry also loves a good burger or pizza and his favorite color is blue
Favorite Book(s)
Bible
Favorite Movie(s)
Anchor Man 1 & 2
Agustin Reyes

Agustin Reyes

Irrigation Manager

Job Details
Managing the department, in charge of crews, assisting with customer issues, scheduling, fixing sprinklers
Education
BA of Arts in Education from EWU to teach Spanish/ESL. State certified medical interpreter
Years with Greenleaf
9 years
Hometown
Coixtlhauca Oaxaca, Mexico native town where about 40 years ago, Spanish was a second language. The native language is "Chocholteco."
Hobbies/Interests
Spending time with my family, especially my almost 7 month old baby girl, Elena. I teach Sunday school at my church, play soccer and volleyball, camping, biking, reading (which I never do). My favorite foods are huckleberry pie and sushi. I like trying new things, I just need time to do them.
Favorite Movie(s)
Forrest Gump, "Life is like a box of chocolates you never know what you're going to get." I also like The Lion King, Dirty Dancing Havana Nights, and Su Excelencia.
Jill Gaffney

Jill Gaffney

Chief Financial Officer

Education
Bachelors Degree in Landscape Architecture from WSU; 40 years experience in the Landscaping and Horticulture
Years with Greenleaf
30 years
Hobbies/Interests
Gardening, Hiking, Cancer Fundraising, and Boating
Favorite Book(s)
“The Art of Racing in the Rain”
Favorite Movie(s)
Polar Express
Anna Rosa Mejia

Anna Rosa Mejia

Controller

Job Details
Monthly Billing, specialized billing, contracts, customer service
Education
B.A. Psychology with a minor in Theater Arts, Brigham Young University in Hawaii
Years with Greenleaf
6 years
Hometown
Metaline Falls, WA
Hobbies/Interests
She is enjoying life with her husband and her children Silder, Jesse, and Katia. She is also enjoying learning Spanish, attempting to make Salvadoran cuisine and being in the outdoors.
Favorite Flower
Her favorite flowers are Lilacs
Arel Dantzler

Arel Dantzler

Billing Coordinator

Job Details
Discussing client needs via phone and email, reporting and tracking paperwork within the office, and alerting to staff and clients to service times and dates
Education
Many years in the healthcare insurance industry
Years with Greenleaf
1 years
Hometown
Lynnwood, Washington
Hobbies/Interests
Arel enjoys wine making, gardening, cooking, crafting with her daughter Myah, camping, growing and tending to various varieties of citrus trees and tropical plants (her babies), gatherings with family and friends, and road trips to Florence Oregon.
Favorite Book(s)
Anything by Stephen King
Favorite Movie(s)
Forest Gump
Vanessa Orozco

Vanessa Orozco

Human Resources

Job Details
Hiring, reviews, tracking of employees, payroll, insurance/compliance, and helping with estimates.
Education
Bachelor's of Business from Eastern Washington University
Studied Human Resources and International Business
Years with Greenleaf
1 years
Hometown
Spokane, WA
Hobbies/Interests
Walking/playing with my Pomeranian pups, riding my road bike in warm weather and going to the lake with friends.
Favorite Movie(s)
The Godfather, Inglorious Basterds, Django Unchained
Kaylee Montgomery

Kaylee Montgomery

Scheduling Assistant

Job Details
Writing arbor and irrigation schedule, picking up cake for peoples birthdays, and helping out around the office
Hometown
Spokane, WA
Hobbies/Interests
Watching Netflix with my hubby, drinking happy hour margaritas, and hanging with my furbabies
Favorite Movie(s)
Anything Disney
Julie Woods

Julie Woods

Customer Service Specialist

Job Details
Answering phones, assisting customers,
Education
Associate's Degree- Worked in an agricultural/landscape construction office
Years with Greenleaf
0 years
Hometown
Lewiston, Idaho
Hobbies/Interests
Hanging with family, anything outdoors, traveling, and total foodie!
Favorite Movie(s)
4 Weddings and a Funeral