ESTABLISHED 50 YEARS IN ARBORICULTURE AND HORTICULTURE
Joe established himself in the 1960s
25 years of field expertise and application in arboreal consulting
Founding President - International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) -Florida Chapter
Joe has been established 51 years in the fields of arboriculture and horticulture
He received the Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Arboriculture
Joe has been named as an expert witness in 800 cases involving trees and related Green Industry matters in small claims, civil, criminal, eminent domain and federal courts of law. his testimony has never been stricken.
Joe is the founding president of the International Society of Arboriculture, Florida Chapter
He is past president of the Society of Eminent Domain Professionals
He has presented over 95 international, national and state conferences regarding topics of trees and plants
Joe has been issued a provider number by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation for the education of Landscape Architects and their continuing education
Joe authored Rule Chapter 1440 of the Florida Statues providing the formula for appraising trees and plants in Florida
His appraisal portfolio surpasses 200 million dollars of the litigated tree and plant value
Developed a system approach to replacing destroyed roots on top of remaing roots therby offsetting negative and deadly effects of root system desturbance. This approach to tree preservation was instrumental in reversing the decline of the Barinoff oak tree in Safety Harbor, Florida and numerious other trees under development.
Arborist of Record and responsibility of successfully transplanting numerous Grand Oak trees weighing over 100 tons while representing developers in tree dispute resolution matters