Lush Lawn is a family owned and operated business founded in 2004 in Grand Blanc, Michigan. Lush Lawn specializes in lawn care, tree care, and pest control services, serving the needs of over 12,500 customers from the Detroit area to Saginaw. Lush Lawn employs 70+ hard-working individuals who work out of our four branch locations: Grand Blanc, Rochester Hills, Brighton, and Saginaw. Lush Lawn is involved in many community events from sponsoring Little League teams to exhibiting works at cultural centers. Aaron and his team at Lush Lawn are obsessed with making sure that every customer receives an amazing lawn care, tree care and pest control experience! Learn more about the awesome members of the Lush Lawn family that make the vision of this incredible company possible.
Meet The Lush Lawn Family
Aaron Gardner Samson
CEO & Founder
Hello, my name is Aaron Samson. I am the founder, owner and CEO of Lush Lawn. I was born in Grand Rapids and grew up in Royal Oak, playing football and baseball in high school. After high school I studied accounting at Walsh College while I started a lawn cutting business. After college I chose to make lawn care full time and gradually moved exclusively into lawn fertilization, tree care and pest control services. During this time I have taken care of my 3 children, raising them in Troy, MI. I have also been active in philanthropy by sponsoring exhibits at the Flint Cultural Center and raising money for Whaley Children’s Center by doing a charity boxing match with former Heavyweight Champ Chris Byrd. I have also coached my son’s Little League and Travel Teams over the last 6 years along with my daughter’s basketball team. I am an avid scholar of ancient history and business history. I still take time to cultivate my own small garden in my Troy backyard growing tomatoes and jalapeño peppers.
COO/Chief Operating OfficerHi I’m Seth Sines of Lush Lawn. I have been with Lush Lawn for 8 years now and in the industry for 12 years. I started here as a lawn tech and worked my way up to the position I hold now. In each step of the way my focus is that we can provide the best service in every avenue to our customers. I enjoy anything that has to do with sports, especially University of Michigan sports (Go Blue!). I really enjoy being in the outdoors and have since I was a kid. Guess that’s why I picked a career that has to do with helping everyone enjoy outdoors.
Branch ManagerHello, my name is Kiel Williams, I’m going into my 6th season with Lush Lawn. I started off as tech working out of the Grand Blanc office, after 2 years of treating lawns I moved my way up to Field Manager, Production Manager and now Branch Manager at the Brighton Branch. I live in Grand Blanc with my wife of 10 years Sarah and our 2 amazing children. We have a 3 year old son who is quite the dare devil and our 3 month old daughter who is the sweetest thing in the world. When I’m not working I really enjoy working out, playing baseball, softball, shooting pool or just hanging out with some friends. When it comes to the football season I’m a huge MICHIGAN fan and I follow them every week. I really enjoy working for Lush Lawn and helping everyone enjoy their lawns and their time outdoors.
Branch ManagerHello, my name is Chris Counsil. I am the Branch Manager at Rochester Hills. I have been in the lawn industry for over 21 years. I am a resident of Lake Orion with my beautiful wife. I enjoy everything that pertains to all sports. My team and I at Rochester Hills are dedicated to providing the best customer service to all our customers.
Branch ManagerHello, my name is Ken Jesso. I am currently the Branch Manager at our Brighton location. I am going on my fifth season with company. I have spent time as a Lawn Technician and as a Production Manager. I love spending time with my family and being outdoors. I also enjoy participating and watching many sports. Staying physically active is important to me. Having a beautiful one year old daughter helps this tremendously! The Brighton Team looks forward to helping beautify the community, one lawn at a time!