Turf and Horticulture Manager
Paul joined GreenView Partners in 2021, and has over 35 years of residential & commercial turf and ornamental management. He holds a NC Pesticide license in Turf & Ornamental and Right of Way, while also having his NC Structural Pesticide License in Pest Control. He has extensive experience in woody ornamental diagnosis & care, and a passion for educating his customers. Prior to joining GreenView Partners, Paul’s past 28 years were with TRUgreen’s commercial division, managing turf for athletic fields, commercial & industrial parks, homeowners associations, and multi-family communities. Paul is an Army veteran, has been happily married for 37 years, and has two grown children and one granddaughter.
Account Manager - Raleigh
Derrick is a North Carolina native, moving to Raleigh in 1988 to attend North Carolina State University. He has been in the landscape maintenance industry since 1991, and spent over 20 years with one of the nation's largest landscape providers before joining GreenView Partners in 2013. In his off time, Derrick enjoys playing golf, going to the beach and attending concerts for some of his favorite bands
Senior Account Manager - Raleigh
Jen is a native of Raleigh, North Carolina and brings over 17 years of experience in Customer Service and Account Management to GreenView Partners. She has experience in Residential and Commercial Landscaping through Account Management, Commercial and Residential Sales, and Operations. Jen strives to create the perfect client experience through exceptional service and communication. Jen is also currently pursuing her Bachelors Degree in Organizational Management.
Branch Manager - Fayetteville
Chad joined GreenView Partners in 2012. He has a combined 11 years of experience in the green industry. His journey at GreenView Partners started as a crew foreman before becoming Production Manager, now Account Manager at our Fayetteville, NC branch. Prior to joining GreenView Partners, Chad worked as a commercial lawncare specialist/trainer for 6 years for one of the nation’s largest lawncare companies. He currently lives in Fayetteville, NC with his wife and his two children.
Senior Business Developer - Raleigh
Bobby joined GreenView Partners as the Senior Business Developer in 2018. Bobby is a graduate of North Carolina State University, where he received a BS in Horticulture and Landscape Design. He brings with him over eight years of commercial landscape experience that include, Business Development, Account Management and Enhancement Management. He has a proven track record of providing solutions to customers in all market segments. He is a passionate person and is grateful for his wife and two children.
JASON COOPER | CIC, CID & MORE
Jason joined GreenView Partners in 2017 and holds over 10 Irrigation-related certifications, including his backflow certification. Jason also holds a FX Luminaire Landscape Lighting Certification. He has over 10 years of commercial landscape experience, mainly focused on Irrigation & Landscape Construction management. He is fluent in 2-wire irrigation systems and he recently obtained his Commercial Irrigation Design and Commercial Irrigation Contractor Certification certifications, both are nationally recognized. He is a wealth of irrigation knowledge, and a strong promoter of all things water management through his LinkedIn page. Jason loves camping, the beach, cookouts and tinkering. He lives in Raleigh with his wife and 2 children.
ERIC DAUGHTRY | NCLC, NCIC
Partner, Director of Operations
Eric, a graduate of Appalachian State University, has over 20 years of commercial landscape experience. He began his career with one of the nation’s largest landscape maintenance companies and has been with GreenView Partners since 2011. Eric’s expertise includes working with a diversity of large and small-scale class A office parks, Homeowners Associations, multi-family communities and government municipalities. Eric holds his NC Landscape Contractors license, NC Pesticide License, and BMP inspection certification. Eric splits his time managing a portfolio of accounts and managing our maintenance division. Eric grew up in Greensboro and lives in Willow Springs, NC with his wife and 2 children.
Senior Account Manager - Raleigh
Benbury comes to GreenView Partners with over 18 years of Commercial Landscape experience. He started his landscape career in 1998 installing large-scale tree & shrub, irrigation, hardscape and lighting projects. He is very passionate about his teams’ landscape quality, the relationships he develops and communication he has with his fellow staff and customers. He lives with his wife, daughter and six dogs in Oxford, NC and loves spending his time off at the lake.
Talent Acquisition Coordinator
Carlos joined GreenView Partners in 2019. He served for over twelve years in the United States Marine Corps, where he spent four of those years as a Recruiter (Human Resources Specialist). Carlos has also held roles as a Police Officer and he still serves in the Army Reserves. In his downtime, he loves playing soccer and is currently attending Durham Technical Community College to obtain an Associate Arts degree.
DARRIN HOCKSTRA | NCLC, NCIC
Owner, Managing Partner
Darrin, a graduate of NC State University, has over 20 years of commercial landscape experience. He left a 15 year career at the nation’s largest landscape company to start GreenView Partners in 2010, developing a company that puts its customers and employees before ever increasing corporate profit goals. With that mind-set ingrained as the foundation of GreenView Partners, Darrin has grown the company into one of the top Full-Service Landscape Providers in North & South Carolina. Darrin has his NC Landscape Contractor and NC Irrigation Contractor license. He grew up in Raleigh, NC and lives there with his wife and 2 children.
CHRIS JOHNSON | NCLC, NCIC
Partner, Director of Landscape Maintenance
Chris, a graduate of Wayne Community College, has 20 years of landscape experience. He started his landscape career with the nation’s largest landscape maintenance companies and has been a valued employee of GreenView Partners since 2011. Chris has a diversity of experience, and trust from our customers in class A property and facility management companies, Office park, Homeowners Association and Multi-family markets with regional and property management staff. Chris has his NC Landscape Contractors license and NC pesticide license. To date, he manages a portfolio of accounts and operating our Raleigh branch. Chris lives in Sims, NC with his wife and 2 children.
Enhancement Production Manager
John joined GreenView Partners in 2016. He has Associates Degree’s in Turfgrass Management and Horticulture from North Carolina State University. He has over 20 years of experience in commercial and residential landscape installation. John lives in Willow Springs, NC with his wife Stacey and sons, Tyler and Dakota.
Account Manager - Raleigh
Brent joined GreenView partners in 2016 and brings along 8 years of experience in commercial and residential landscape maintenance. He got started in the green industry working for his father's small residential landscape maintenance company and from there he spent the last 5 years as a crew foreman. Brent's attention to detail and years of experience drives his ability to deliver the highest quality of professional landscape maintenance service. He lives in Durham, NC with his wife and son.
Safety and Training Manager
Brad, a graduate of NC State University, joined GreenView Partners in 2018. He has over a decade of experience working with class A properties, office parks, Homeowners Associations and multi-family communities across North Carolina. Brad has his NC Pesticide License and is OSHA trained in hazardous materials operations. He lives in Holly Springs, NC with his wife, son, and yellow lab, Dixie.
MAGGIE EVERHART OWENS
Business Development Manager - Wilmington / Myrtle Beach
Maggie joined GreenView Partners in October 2021. She is a service industry veteran, with over 15 years of Account Management and Sales experience. She has worked within the multi-family industry for over 10 years. Maggie currently resides in Wilmington, NC with her husband and three dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, going to the beach, and hiking with her dogs.
GreenView Partners welcomed Blake to the team in March of this year. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 2010 with a BS in Turf Management, and began his landscaping/turf career working at private golf courses in the Atlanta area. After supervising two golf courses over five years, he transitioned to residential landscape maintenance. There, he worked as an operations manager, expanding his abilities in client relations, turf management, and floriculture.
Account Manager - Raleigh
Garrett has been with GreenView partners since 2013. Before becoming a part of the GreenView Partners team he worked as a Lawncare technician and sales representative at a large residential lawncare business in Cary, North Carolina. Garrett has seven years of combined experience in the landscape industry and has worked in GreenView's Enhancement & Maintenance divisions on his journey to becoming a Maintenance Production Manager. He lives in Sanford, NC with his wife daughter.
Maintenance Production Manager - Charlotte
Brandon joined GreenView Partners in January of 2019. He has seven years of commercial landscape experience, working in the Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC markets. His passion for detail makes him an extremely valuable member of the GreenView Charlotte team. As Production Manager, Brandon oversees all of the Charlotte portfolio. Brandon and his wife live in the Ayrsley area of Charlotte, NC and they both enjoy running various distance races.
SEAN STOKES | MLA, ASLA
Lead Designer, Project Manager
Sean joined Greenview Partners in 2017. He holds two degrees from North Carolina State University, a Masters of Landscape Architecture from the College of Design, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture/Landscape design. Sean has invaluable construction and design experience working for some of the top Landscape Architecture & Engineering firms across the country prior to coming to GreenView. He oversees all aspects design for GreenView Partners from concept to installation, ensuring overarching ideas are implemented through completion while growing the company through his network of professionals in the construction & design industries.
TYNER TEW | MLA, ASLA
Partner, Director of Sales & Marketing
Tyner joined GreenView Partners in 2015. He holds a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from North Carolina State University’s College of Design that coincides with an undergraduate degree in Horticulture/Landscape Design, also from North Carolina State University. He has over 10 years of commercial landscape experience with roles in Business Development, Account Management and Design. Today, Tyner focuses his efforts on growing the company through established and new relationships in property, facilities and community management, with our commitment to customer service always being at the forefront. Tyner also works with our customers and designer to help create large and small scale landscapes with the help of digital Perspective, Master Plan and 3D modeling communication methods. He lives in Cary, NC with his wife and three children.
Account Manager - Charlotte
Jared joined GreenView Partners in January of 2021. He graduated from the University of Pembroke in 2018 with a BS in Business Administration. Since graduation, Jared has held roles as Assistant Branch Manager and Branch Manager in the customer service industry. He lives in Charlotte, and loves working outdoors, playing & watching sports with friends, and working on solutions to clients’ landscape challenges.
Branch Manager - Charlotte
Greg joined the GreenView team in the fall of 2018 and brings over nine years of experience in the Charlotte Commercial Landscape Industry with roles in Account Management and Business Development. He obtained his BS in Agriculture Business Management from North Carolina State University and has been a raving fan of Charlotte since moving there following graduation. Greg is a wealth of landscape knowledge and has been a wonderful landscape resource to our Charlotte customers.
Director of Finance
Andrea joined GreenView Partners in 2017 and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from North Carolina Wesleyan College. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. With over 25 years of financial and business management experience, Andrea has gained extensive knowledge in accounting and information technology as a Financial Consultant and Controller for a variety of small to medium-sized businesses in the Triangle area. Her expertise includes management of staff, strategic planning, budget preparation, financial statement presentation, and the implementation of new systems and procedures for tracking project costs and budgets. In her downtime, she enjoys photography and spending time with her family.