About Plantwerks, Inc.

OUR GOAL

To enhance commercial and residential environments with green installations to improve air quality and to increase the health and wellness benefits associated with a green environment.

OUR PROMISE

We make customer service our priority with a team of horticultural experts. Our team is available through each stage of the process, from consultation to design to installation and maintenance.

OUR COMMITMENT

We are dedicated to bringing the beauty of nature indoors seeking new and exciting products and educating our customers on the benefits of live, indoor plants in the environment.

WITH PLANTWERKS, there are no surprises. What you see is what you get!

We provide our client’s customized,digitally altered images that conceptually display the different options for plants and containers for your space with our recommendations. This tool helps you visualize how the specific plant selections will look in the proposed containers along with the colors and finishes and is very powerful for making an informed decision. Let us help you get it right the first time!

OUR STAFF

Susan Harvey

Susan Harvey
President, Founder

Susan Harvey is the founder and president of Plantwerks, Inc. in Salisbury, MA. Founded in 1984, Plantwerks provides interior landscaping services to the Boston and Metrowest areas, Eastern Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, and Southern Maine.

Susan has a degree in Floriculture and Urban Planning from Essex Agricultural and Technical Institute, a degree in Urban Planning from Salem State College, and has competed graduate studies at Harvard University. She recently completed her LEED certification and is a registered educator for continuing education programs for the American Institute of Architects, Building Owners & Managers Association, American Society of Interior Designers, and the U.S. Green Building Council. She is a member of the Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce and Green Plants for Green Buildings. Please contact Susan if you are interested in having her speak to your group.

We bring the beauty of nature indoors. Our goal is to ultimately provide design, technical solutions, and assistance to any interior and/or exterior container planting and holiday/winter theme installations. We are available to partner with our clients throughout each stage of the process from consultation to design to installation and maintenance.

Patti Trickett

Patti Trickett
Office Manager

Patti Trickett is the office coordinator for Plantwerks. She manages the day-to-day operations of the office and maintains Plantwerks accounts payables and receivables. Please contact Patti with any inquiries you may have regarding your account. She will be happy to assist you.

Lynne Petty
Sales/Design Consultant

Lynne Petty is the sales and design consultant for Plantwerks. She has more than 15 years of sales experience in the telecommunications industry where she exceeded goals as a channel sales manager.

Prior to joining Plantwerks, Lynne launched Coastal Designs Interiors and “Coastal Totes,” a custom bag company. Lynne holds a bachelor’s from Northeastern University. She is the president of the Plum Island Beautification Society and a director of the Plum Island Tax Payers Association. Please contact Lynne if you would like to schedule a free consultation for greening your environment.

Taylor Korfhage-Poret
Regional Operations Manager

Taylor Korfhage-Poret is the regional operations manager at Plantwerks. Taylor has more than 15 years experience in designing, managing, and installing projects in the interior and exterior landscape industry. With his experience in project management and horticulture, Taylor brings a diverse skill set to our team. He leads our operations team in the field and manages our horticultural technicians.

Taylor has a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University with a major in Landscape Architecture and minor in Horticulture and Urban Planning. Please contact Taylor for any questions or concerns related to account maintenance, field staff, and/or installations.

Jeffrey Ruby

Jeffrey Ruby
Senior Horticultural Technician
Emily Metcalfe

Emily Metcalfe
Senior Horticultural Technician
Jonathan Yasuda

Jonathan Yasuda
Horticultural Technician
Deanna Suzor - Horticultural Technician

Deanna Suzor
Horticultural Technician
Ralph Henshaw

Ralph Henshaw
Installation Technician
Padraich Flahardy

Padraich Flahardy
Installation Technician
Sheila Sullivan

Sheila Sullivan
Warehouse/Blooming Plants
Linda Higgins - Special Projects

Linda Higgins
Special Projects
Gail Plourde

Gail Plourde
Horticultural Technician
Rachel

Rachel Le Bel
Horticultural Technician
Anthony

Anthony DeDominicis
Horticultural Technician
Deedra Duchesneau

Deedra Duchesneau
Horticultural Technician
Cerrina Balfour

Cerrina Balfour
Holiday Designer
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Donna M. Keefe
Marketing Manager
Lori Benner

Lori Benner
Holiday Designer
Aida

Aida Vaugh Gross
Student Intern

Bella Rose our Plantwerks' Mascot

Bella Rose
Plantwerks’ Mascot

Workers in office environments with natural elements, such as greenery and sunlight report a 15% higher level of well-being, are 6% more productive, and are 15% more creative.
Source: The Global Impact of Biophilic Design in the Workplace