Mary-Patricia Appel

Mary Pat, horticulturalist, ISA Certified Arborist and ISA Municipal Specialist joined Brown Hill Tree Co. as a plant health care specialist and arborist consultant. She received her education in Horticultural Technology in 2002 from Luzerne County Community College. While pursuing her degree she earned “The Outstanding Adult Learner” Award. She brings to the company 8 years of diagnostic experience from her previous work at Penn State Cooperative Extension. As part of the Penn State Master Gardener steering committee, Mary Pat was also responsible for updating training manuals and publications for Master Gardener training. She currently teaches educational workshops sponsored by Brown Hill Tree Co. Mary Pat created and wrote the horticulture newsletter called “Trowel and Leisure”, she received 2 awards of excellence for educational outreach on Integrated Pest Management. Additionally, she was the recipient of the 2007 Watershed Stewardship Award from the Luzerne Conservation District for her educational outreach on the development of rain gardens for storm-water management. She offers valuable experience to Brown Hill Tree Co. team and performs tasks such as IPM scouting, tree consultations, and appraisals.

Contact Mary-Patricia Appel

Brown Hill Tree Co.
Box 193 B
Meshoppen, Pennsylvania  18630
Phone: (570) 240-7366
Toll Free: 866-32-TREES


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