Tracy and her team of experienced gardeners have been providing high quality garden maintenance and design services to Portland metro residents and businesses since 2005.
Dana has years of experience gardening and working w/ plants in many different capacities. She gained ornamental gardening experience as an intern @ the Phipps Conservatory in Pennsylvania. She has worked on an organic farm and is experienced in the practice of sustainable agriculture. An herb enthusiast, Dana has received certification in Herbalism from the School of Traditional Western Herbalism in Portland, OR. She is also interested in Permaculture and is working toward a Permaculture Design Certification at the Planet Repair Institute here in Portland, OR.
Elizabeth "Lanny" Knoble
Garden Maintenance Supervisor
Lanny is an avid gardener who relocated to Oregon from LaCrosse, Wisconsin in 2001. She received her AA Degree in Horticulture in 2011 from Clackamas Community College where she was a member of PLANET (Professional Landcare Network) and the Horticulture Club. Lanny was also the Design Winner of the Annual Display Garden at Clackamas Community College in 2010. In addition to gardening, Lanny enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, reading and volunteering at several organizations for those in need.
Rodger has a BS Degree in Organic & Sustainable Horticulture from Michigan State University. He relocated to Oregon from Michigan in 2018, and this is his second season working for Smiling Gardens. Rodger has years of experience working w/ plants in both gardens and nurseries. He especially enjoys working with and learning native plants. He is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys hiking and camping.