SavATree, a leading provider of quality tree, shrub and lawn care services, announced numerous promotions throughout the organization. The company is especially pleased to tap internal talent in filling these key management positions.
Keith Schumpf – District Manager, Long Island Region, NY: Schumpf has been a part of SavATree – Southampton for more than 20 years. Schumpf started his career with SavATree as General Tree Care Climber and progressed to District Manager. Recently, Schumpf was the Branch Manager of Southampton and is an ISA Certified Arborist.
Kathy Skulitz – Acting Branch Manager, Mountainside, NJ: Skulitz has been a part of SavATree – Mountainside for more than three years. Skulitz started as an Arborist Assistant, then promoted to Office Manager and now Acting Branch Manager in Mountainside.
Stan Holat – District Manager, Colorado: Holat has been a part of SavATree – Chicago for more than six years. Holat has transitioned from District Manager of Chicago, IL to serve as district manager for the new Colorado branches.
Andrew Keppel – District Manager, Chicago, IL: Keppel is coming up on his one-year anniversary with SavATree, having started as the Branch Manager of Warrenville and General Manager of Service Lines. Keppel will be taking on the role of District Manager of Chicago while also maintaining his role as General Manager of Service Lines.
Dave Schneider – Branch Leader, Northbrook, IL: Schneider is coming up on his 20-year anniversary with SavATree, having started as a PHC/GTC Foreman in Mountainside, NJ. Then moving to Wyckoff, NJ where he was Operations Manager and Branch Leader along with Branch Leader of Basking Ridge, NJ. In 2013 Schneider moved to the Chicago area as District Operations Manager which he will maintain while taking on the role of Branch Leader in Northbrook.
Richard Throgmorton – Branch Leader, Warrenville, IL: Throgmorton has been a part of SavATree – Warrenville for more than six years. Throgmorton started as a Crew Leader with the acquisition of Autumn Tree. Throgmorton will be taking on the role of Branch Leader in Warrenville where he was most recently the Operations Manager.
Daniel Heth – Branch Leader, Barrington, IL: Heth has been a part of SavATree – Barrington for more than five years having started as an Arborist in Training. Since then Heth has moved on to be an Arborist and will still maintain his current territory along with his promotion to Branch Leader in Barrington.
SavATree’s success and sustainability have been driven by its ability to continuously leverage its strengths and identify areas for improvement relative to its strategic plan and market competition. As the organization grows, they continue to look for ways to support their expanding branch operations in a way that is lean, sustainable, and consistent with the goal of being a preferred employer and industry leader.