We LOVE Derrah, and you will too! Derrah wears multiple hats here, assisting in organizing crews, developing schedules for staff, accounts payable/receivable and provides customer service to all of our clients. She uses her positive attitude and energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed making her an ideal fit for her role here. In her free time, Derrah enjoys gardening, deep-sea fishing, sewing/crafts, singing, and researching her genealogy.
Derrah has 20+ years of experience working alongside executive teams in a variety of business industries including one of the country’s largest landscape companies The Brickman Group. Derrah specializes in production operations management, progressive technology, effective process control, quality customer service, contract management, budget control, and office management (awesome right?!). She enjoys the satisfaction of organizing processes to peak efficiency and executing them in an effective manner, harnessing the energy throughout the process resulting in A+++ customer satisfaction.
Derrah studied horticulture and business at UCONN and Colorado State University. She graduated from CSU with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Organizational Management and concentration in Production Operations Management. She was awarded an internship at Agilent Technologies/Hewlett Packard while at CSU which resulted in full-time employment upon graduation. She served on the Board of Directors for APICS and pursued her certification in CPIM.
Derrah also studied technology, communication, and education at the University of Hartford where she graduated with a Master’s degree in Educational Technology. While in school, she earned a membership in the Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education for exemplary academic performance.