Kerri Mitchell

Kerri Mitchell

Cleveland, MS, US



i am a... 'young for my age', free spirit, look at the world through glasses to see the rose colored possibilities, kind of landscape designer.



Garnet & Company, Springfield, MO, US, Landscape Designer

consult on and design landscape projects

Mar 2008 - current

Smith Nursery and Landscape, Columbus, MS, US, retail nursery work

retail customer service and plant maintenance

Sep 2010 - May 2012

Pride Services, Springfield, MO, US, Landscape Designer/Consultant and Installation Manager

conducted all company operations from design and installation to invoicing and payroll

Aug 2007 - Dec 2009

Creative Lighting, Springfield, MO, US, Landscape Consultant for Outdoor Lighting Company

Partnered with Outdoor Lighting Company to produce full service landscape installations
Consultant and landscape designer and installation foreman on many successful projects

Apr 2007 - Aug 2009

Landcraft, Springfield, MO, US, Co-owner, Landscape Designer and Foreman

directed all aspects of landscape projects
started company from ground floor
lead company clean-up projects after ice storms in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arkansas

Mar 2007 - May 2007

Willowgreen Gardens, Rogersville, MO, US, Landscape Designer

conducted landscape designs and supervised installations

Mar 2006 - May 2007

Hines Horticulture, Atlanta, Memphis, Savannah, Merchandise Representative/Sales Consultant

provided field services for multiple Home Depot accounts
hired, trained and managed merchandisers for outside garden departments
managed store orders from field to floor
increased plant sales to stores by up to 300%
partnered with stores to give presentations and how-to seminars on gardening topics

Jul 2001 - Nov 2004


Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, US, Bachelors, landscape architecture

landscape design, plant materials, construction, sustainability and urban planning

Aug 2010 - May 2012

Areas of Specialization