Carl Jacobs, PCH Emeritus of Shiloh Landscape & Design, LLC
2017 Fredrick J. Mummert
Distinguished Service Award
The Fredrick J. Mummert Award was awarded to Carl Jacobs, PCH Emeritus of Shiloh Landscape & Design and former President of Shiloh Nurseries, Inc. in York, PA. Carl has served PLNA and the industry well since the early 1970's. He began his volunteer service with PLNA first serving on the PANTS Committee beginning in 1970 and was elected to the Board of Directors in 1974. After his first fifteen years on the PLNA Board he took a few years "off" and returned in 1995 to serve another 5 years finally stepping away from board service in 1999.
During his many years of service, Jacobs became a Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturist, served as President of the Board and was awarded Pennsylvania Nurseryman of the Year. He saw PLNA through many transitions and is very proud to see all that the association has accomplished and is looking forward to see what is in the future for his green industry family.
In most recent years, Carl was awarded Life Membership in 2008, and PCH Emeritus Class status in 2016.