Leighton Mears, Owner/President
Mr. Mears is a Certified Arborist NY 0331, with over 30 years experience in the field of arboriculture, technical applications including landscape design, and construction, and landscape management.
From apprentice to owner operator of North Shore Tree & Landscaping he has worked in all aspects of the tree care industry as a technician/arborist, consulting arborist, VP of sales.
His passion for the environment and nature allows him to excel in what North Shore Tree & Landscaping does best; such as tree transplanting, pruning and removals, all phases of landscaping design and construction, including wetlands restoration, garden construction, ponds & water gardens (maintenance & construction), drainage and agronomy applied to both commercial and residential properties.
As a consulting arborist, Mr. Mears is also experienced in tree appraisal, hazard management and mitigation in trees, tree preservation for senior trees and also on building stress and on occasion has been called for expert witness testimony. He instructs and directs our teams on all work sites, and is fully accredited with the International Society of Arboriculture and The American Society of Consulting Arborists.
As president and owner Mr. Mears enjoys providing strategic leadership by working closely with team members on long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies. He continues to have his finger on the pulse of all aspects of daily management of the company.
Why We’re Different
When it comes to our customers and the environment, our friendly staff has been helping us maintain a high standard of excellence for over three generations. You’ll also have the peace of mind of knowing that we’re a fully trained, licensed and insured company.