Meet Our Team
President & Owner
Director of Grounds Maintenance
Director of Landscape Construction
Vice President of Design & Development
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Human Resources Manager
Special Projects Coordinator
Fleet & Facilities Manager
Jhosse Cruz Navarro
Jesica Fuentes Rodriguez
Kyle has more than 25 years of experience in the landscaping industry. Kyle has been the leader of GreenSweep since the company's modest beginnings when he and his brother were mowing lawns in their neighborhood. His knowledge of the industry has continued to develop through his years at the helm of GreenSweep where he's been able to make something bigger out of his childhood passion for landscaping. Kyle's understanding of landscape maintenance and installation is only surpassed by his desire to exceed client expectations.
Kyle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Landscape Contracting with a concentration in Business from Pennsylvania State University. Kyle is a MD Licensed Tree Expert, Certified Fertilizer Applicator, and Certified Pesticide Applicator. Kyle also owns Garden Gate Landscaping.
In his free time he enjoys competing in marathons, half marathons, and duathlons. Kyle currently resides in Silver Spring, MD with his wife, Elizabeth, their children, Oliver and Ann, and the GreenSweep mascot, Chance.
Matt oversees all grounds maintenance operations, which includes scheduling, personnel, logistics and customer satisfaction to ensure our team is fulfilling all of our annual grounds maintenance contracts. Matt joined GreenSweep in summer 2021 as an Account Manager where he excelled in his role. Matt holds a bachelor's degree from Ithaca College where he studied Business Administration and was a member of the football team. Life as a student-athlete has taught Matt how to stay disciplined and manage his time wisely, skills which are a huge asset in the fast-paced green industry.
Matt resides in Kensington, MD.
Alex oversees all landscape construction operations, which includes scheduling, personnel, logistics and customer satisfaction on all our hardscape and landscape installation projects. Alex joined GreenSweep in early 2021 as an Account Manager. Prior to joining GreenSweep, Alex spent several years with a landscaping company in Rhode Island. Alex has strong customer service skills and field experience which will aid him in his role.
Originally from Rhode Island, Alex received his bachelor's degree from Curry College in Milton, MA and currently resides in Alexandria, VA.
Jedd rejoined the GreenSweep team in 2018 to lead efforts in landscape design and business development. Jedd helps navigate customers through the landscape design process – gathering ideas, reviewing budget, and finalizing a cohesive design – to meet each client’s goals for their outdoor space. Jedd also spends time developing relationships with new commercial customers working to expand our network in the DC/Baltimore region especially in other market sectors like local municipalities and government projects. Prior to GreenSweep, Jedd worked for several large government contractors in landscape design, master planning, and project management.
Jedd studied Landscape Architecture at Cornell University and is a LEED Accredited Professional. Jedd resides in Baltimore, MD with his wife and two sons.
George joined the GreenSweep team in 2017. In his role, he manages our commercial accounts in Baltimore City and Baltimore, Howard, and Prince George's counties. George supervises field crews to ensure contract requirements are met and clients remain satisfied. George enjoys building relationships with customers and making sure we deliver on the GreenSweep Advantage. George brings over 30 years of experience in all facets of the landscaping industry, with a concentration in turf care and irrigation management. George obtained a bachelor's degree in Education from the University of Maryland and enjoys using this background to share his knowledge with others.
George is both a Certified Fertilizer Applicator and Certified Pesticide Applicator. George was born in Washington, DC and currently resides in Laurel, MD with his family.
Derek joined GreenSweep spring 2022. Derek monitors crews and quality control on job sites, conducts site inspections, and meets with clients to discuss their landscaping and grounds maintenance needs. Derek brings 12 years of green industry experience supervising crews and managing landscape and hardscape projects throughout Pennsylvania and West Virginia. His favorite aspect of landscaping is seeing projects come to life from design to installation and then flourish with maintenance and care.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Derek is currently getting his business degree from DeVry University. Derek is an avid golfer, enjoys hunting and fishing, and loves baseball. Derek lives in Columbia, MD with his fiancé Maya and black lab, Cash.
Karla joined GreenSweep in 2018 and is likely the friendly voice on the end of line when you call our office. In her current position as Finance Manager, Karla assists with various administrative tasks, but her main focus is all bookkeeping-related functions, including accounts payables, accounts receivables, and payroll. One of Karla’s most valued traits is her willingness to help out wherever is needed. Karla is bilingual, English and Spanish, which has been a huge asset in helping us communicate more effectively with our employees.
Karla currently resides in Bladensburg, MD with her family.
Jennifer joined GreenSweep in early 2021 as an Office Assistant and was recently promoted to her current role where she provides financial, clerical, and administrative support to ensure all payments received are processed and makes contacts with clients to ensure outstanding balances are paid.
Jennifer is excited about her new role where she can expand her knowledge about the business side of the green industry. She is planning to pursue a nursing degree, and we are happy to help her develop transferable skills she can use in her future career. Jennifer holds an associate's degree and lives in Annandale, VA.
Amber joined GreenSweep in the fall of 2021 and brings 15 years of green industry experience serving as an administrative assistant, HR & Office Manager, and most recently Director of Human Resources. Amber will strengthen our HR procedures and recruitment efforts, help onboard new employees, and ensure our policies align with state and local employment laws. Amber enjoys driving initiatives that improve performance, growth, and employee engagement. Amber holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Antioch University-Midwest and an associate's degree in Business Information Systems from Sinclair Community College.
Amber resides in Dayton, OH with her husband, three daughters, and rescue pup, Hank.
Elizabeth is responsible for external and internal communications while promoting the company’s services to existing and prospective customers, employees, and the community. She manages content creation for our social media platforms and promotional materials. She is also responsible for community outreach, special projects and event planning at GreenSweep. Prior to GreenSweep, Elizabeth held positions in marketing for two national construction firms. Elizabeth holds a bachelor's degree in Advertising from West Virginia University.
In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys spending time at the beach, traveling, going on walks and being with her family. Elizabeth lives in Silver Spring, MD.
Lisa joined GreenSweep in April 2012. In her current role as Special Projects Coordinator, Lisa helps on various projects to enhance our company's brand and visibility and to promote employee morale. She oversees media relations inquiries, community involvement activities, and philanthropy. Lisa supports marketing and recruitment efforts, provides technical assistance, and aids with other projects to allow our company to function more effectively.
Lisa lives in Highland, MD with her family.
Hugh joined GreenSweep in fall 2021 and in his role, Hugh supports the entire GreenSweep team by ensuring all field operations are executed successfully. Hugh’s main responsibilities include material procurement and deliveries, equipment inventory, parts and supplies inventory, and overall shop organization. Hugh’s work at headquarters, preparing vehicles, equipment, and materials, allows operations to run smoothly. Prior to joining GreenSweep, he built playgrounds and renovated houses for a local construction company.
Hugh played football, basketball, and rugby at St. John’s College High School and after high school he spent a year in Louisiana completing missionary work. Hugh resides in Kensington, MD.
Jhosse Cruz Navarro
Jhosse joined GreenSweep in 2013 as a Labor. With an interest to grow within the company, he pursued training and education on becoming a mechanic. He began assisting with the repairs of machinery and equipment and in procurement of materials. In 2020 Jhosse was promoted to Crew Leader and after two years he was promoted to Production Manager.
Jhosee is responsible for the quality, safety, and efficiency of our frontline crews. Jhosse supports the Account Managers in estimating/production rates, material purchasing, vendor management, and other needed items to successfully complete all field operations.
Jhosse currently lives in Greenbelt, MD with his family and their dog, Simba.
Bob joined the GreenSweep team in 2016. Bob manages our equipment maintenance & repairs, coordinating outsourced repairs and all truck maintenance to keep our fleet up and running smoothly. Prior to joining GreenSweep, Bob owned and operated his own small landscaping company for almost 15 years and held positions with other firms in the local region.
Bob is a veteran of the United States Air Force Reserve, Desert Shield, and Desert Storm. He lives in Silver Spring, MD with his family.
Jesica Fuentes Rodriguez
Jesica joined GreenSweep in early 2022 and in her role, she assists with various administrative tasks necessary to keep our business running smoothly. Primarily Jesica helps with contract administration, billing, scheduling, and human resources. Jesica is bilingual English and Spanish which is helpful in keeping clear communication within our team.
Jesica enjoys spending time with her family and currently resides in Riverdale, MD.