Timber Tree Company was established and incorporated in March of 1995 by James Marc Connolly and Dawn Rose.
In business since 1995, James Marc Connolly (Marc), Owner/Operator and President, is no stranger to the natural sciences. His success is attributed to his natural gift and background in life sciences, his mind for business, his creativity, and his ability to relate to and work well with people.
Marc is qualified as an arborist. He has extensive arborist and business management knowledge and experience, including knowledge of Florida trees and shrubs, fertilizers, herbicides, insecticides, soil amendments, seeds, forages and limestone products. Following all American National Standards for tree care operations, Marc directs his staff to properly prune, install, remove and transplant trees. He ensures trees in Timber Tree's care are healthy and remain structurally safe, while safeguarding lives and property. Marc is very safety conscious, and protects property owners as well as Timber Tree employees. He is skilled in hazardous tree removals and large commercial tree project orchestration. Marc has excellent relationships with his clients and always makes sure they are satisfied with Timber Tree's work. As a heavy equipment operator, Marc personally executes the moving of large trees, which is his specialty
As a member of the Tree Care Industry Association and the International Society of Arboriculture, Marc keeps abreast of the latest technology and constantly offers his staff training in tree maintenance and safety.
Marc also owns and operates a small wholesale plant nursery called Creek Nursery in Stuart, FL.
Jake Connolly is Timber Tree Company's Operations Manager. Jake is an International Society of Arboriculture Certified Arborist (No. FL-9134A). He has a degree in Golf Course Operations from Lake City Community College, as well as a Certificate in Turf Equipment Technology. Jake has been in the agribusiness since 2006 and has served as a manager of horticultural operations for several years. He is a people person and has excellent rapport with clients as well as subordinates.
Jake has substantial professional arborist and business management knowledge and experience. He has impressive credentials, and extensive skills, knowledge and abilities. First and foremost, Jake is very safety conscious, and looks out for property owners as well as Timber Tree employees. He is adept at tree care, customer relations, project scope, budgeting, estimating, scheduling, and quality control. Jake has extensive knowledge of plant taxonomy and dendrology and tree industry pruning standards. He has advanced experience with tree evaluation and diagnosis. He is skilled in hazardous tree removals, large commercial tree project orchestration, and employee development and training. Jake is serious about keeping abreast of the latest tree care advancements and technologies and continues to educate himself through the Tree Care Industry Association and International Society of Arboriculture. Timber Tree is fortunate to have Jake as a leader of their team and a successor of their company.
Dawn Rose, Business Administrator for Timber Tree, has a B.S. degree in Natural Resources Management/Forestry. She has been in the natural resources/business management arena for over 35 years and oversees Timber Tree Company's business operations.
Timber Tree Company, Inc. continues to grow and improve its business and offerings and remains a serious contender in the local tree care industry.