UGA Horticulture Department

UGA Horticulture Graduate Now Runs Family Business

UGA Horticulture alumni Michael Davis ’97, and his spouse, Lisa, MA ’09, with their two children at Davis Floral, Inc., Elberton GA.  Michael was a student in Hort 4050, Greenhouse Management, and went on to get his MBA from Georgia State University, and in 2010, purchased his parents greenhouse business,…
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Alumna Alexandria Berkowitz, Vice President for Customer Service – Colorburst!

Happy news from UGA Horticulture Department alumna Alexandria Berkowitz.  Alexandria (Alex) currently serves as Vice President for Customer Service at the award-winning Atlanta landscape firm, Colorburst.  In her management position, she is often the point person for  sales referrals, customer education and problem solving.  Alex used her horticulture training, and…
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Alumn Kohler Brafford Now Manages DC Area Landscape Services

Kohler is a garden manager at Surrounds Landscape Architecture and Construction in Sterling, Virginia. Surrounds specializes in the architecture, construction, and management of lavish residential landscapes in Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia. He oversees the property management of around sixty homes to ensure that gardens and landscape features are…
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Alumna Anna Paulk Lands Job at Virginia Tech!

Horticulture Department Alumna Anna Paulk has accepted a position at Virginia Tech, working as a research assistant for Dr. Jim Owens at the Hampton Roads Research and Extension Center in Virginia Beach, VA.  Dr. Owens is an Assistant Professor in Nursery Crops who has a focus on Agricultural Profitability and Environmental…
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