As owner and president of Ground Effects Landscaping, Sean has developed a company firmly rooted in higher education and firsthand expertise. He earned a landscape design degree from the University of Rhode Island’s School of Architecture and Horticulture. Combined with over two decades of field experience, Sean’s proven industry experience puts clients at ease as he orchestrates your landscape masterpiece from design to installation.
Chip holds degrees in Landscape Architecture and Horticulture from the University of Connecticut and loves plants! Chip has worked at large and small Landscape Architecture offices and owned his own landscaping company for several years before relocating to the South Shore and joining Ground Effects. As Chip embarks on his 20th year of designing landscapes professionally, he looks forward to making your property something that you and he can be proud of.
Luke has over 15 years of South Shore field experience in landscape maintenance operations, and knows, firsthand, how to deal with the challenges of ocean-impacted landscapes. A MA Licensed Pesticide Applicator and Hydraulics Operator, he oversees the operation of our maintenance division—from mowing to enhancement. Luke is a consummate professional who caters to client needs by listening to their requests and crafting programs to achieve their goals. He understands that continuing education is vital to maintaining his green industry expertise, and spends much of his offseason training and learning the latest landscape techniques to benefit our clients.
Jim has been dedicated to the landscaping industry for 30+ years. He learned from the ground up starting by digging the holes to running the jobs. Jim brings his decades of installation experience into every job to propose a scope of work that is organized, precise, and very well thought out. A Massachusetts licensed CDL class A driver and Hydraulics Operator, he oversees the operation of our construction division. Jim is a consummate professional who caters to client needs by listening to their requests and crafting a plan to achieve their goals. He understands that continuing education is vital to maintaining his green industry expertise, and spends much of his offseason training and learning the latest landscape techniques to benefit our clients. Jim’s knowledge and dedication to every job is top notch.
Altivo prides himself on perfection and consistency when it comes to all aspects of landscaping. For over 8 years Altivo has lead our landscape maintenance division by delivering the best results week after week. His dedication, knowledge and level of service can’t be matched.