Heather Larsen - Owner/CEO
Heather has extensive business experience. Prior to owning CCL she worked in supply chain at Boeing and in Human Resources at Dell. Her previous experience prepared her to understand how to have an effective and productive workforce to service the customer needs. This experience has been crucial in her desire to own and run a small business in the landscape industry. She has an degree in Accounting and MBA from Brigham Young University. She is fluent in Spanish.
Jason Larsen - President
Jason has worked for both start ups and Fortune 500 companies during his career. The roles spanned from accounting and finance to marketing and business development. Throughout these roles he learned how to build effective teams to tackle customer needs and problems. These skills have been invaluable as President of CCL. He has a degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University and an MBA from the University of Texas. He is fluent in Spanish from living abroad in Santiago, Chile for two years.
German Martinez - Operations Manager
German has over 20 years of experience in the landscape industry, from Florida to Texas. His career has given him the depth and breadth necessary to maintain all types of properties to the highest standards. He has worked at Valley Crest (Brightview) and Native in the Austin area. He has been lead over Falcon Pointe, Terravista, Steiner Ranch, Sun City and Michael Dell’s personal estate. His certifications include the TDA License for use of chemicals and the Irrigation Technician license.
Ely Allington - Business Manager - HRIT
Ely has worked in corporate America during most of his career. His background is in project and business management, mainly working within the IT industry. He brings his skill set to CCL as a valuable team member helping in managing the office. He has a BS from Arizona State University and is currently working towards his MBA in Business Management at Baylor.
Jaime Rivera - Crew Lead – Construction
Jaime has worked in landscaping for 7 years. He was recently promoted to lead the installation crews at CCL. He has worked and led on multiple projects, focusing on safety of the crew members and finishing the projects on time. Some of his projects include Spanish Oaks Business Park, Cedar Park Eye and Palm Creek Self Storage.
Antonio Araiza - Crew Lead – Maintenance
Antonio has over 20 years of experience in landscaping. He has worked at Valley Crest (Brightview) and Native in the Austin area. He has maintained Falcon Pointe, Terravista, 3M campus, Applied Materials campus and Plum Creek. He currently leads the maintenance crews for CCL.
J.J. Gonzales - Shop Manager
J.J. has over 20 years of experience working in the landscape industry. He has worked in maintenance, installation, irrigation and equipment maintenance. While working for Valley Crest (Brightview) and Native in Austin, he maintained Falcon Pointe, Terravista, Michael Dell’s estate, Pioneer East and West, and the Dell Campus. At CCL he manages the shop, maintains the equipment and works on irrigation projects.
Ben Deceuster - Sr. Sales Advisor
Ben has been in the commercial landscape maintenance and construction industry for 15 years working operations and sales for top ranked regional and national firms like ValleyCrest and TruGreen Landcare. He has obtained multiple industry certifications like Certified Landscape Technician for Installation, Irrigation Association Irrigation Auditor, Commercial Applicator License, and Watershed Wise Landscape Professional.