Long Time PCH’s Awarded Emeritus Class Status
At the 2016 Member Recognition Event, twelve individuals were recognized for their dedication and ability to maintain the Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturist (PCH) program recertification requirements for more than 40 years. These invidividuals were in the first “class” to receive their PCH in the early 1970's and now will be designated as the first “Class” of PCH Emeritus.
PCH Emeritus Class (as of 1/31/2016)
Mr. Ray M. Flad, PCH, Plantscapes By Ray M. Flad
Mr. Charles H. Gale, Jr., PCH, Gale Nurseries, Inc.
Mr. Frederick A. Hansen, PCH, Hansen Nurseries
Mr. Carl E. Jacobs, PCH, Shiloh Nurseries, Inc.
Mr. Gustave W. Kleber, PCH, G.W. Kleber & Sons Nursery
Mr. Thomas L. McCloud, PCH, Appalachian Nurseries, Inc.
Mr. Michael Colin Neale, PCH, Hersheys Mill Landscape Co.
Mr. David K. Root, PCH, Roots Nurseries, Inc.
Mr. Ronald E. Sestili, PCH, Sestili Nursery, Inc.
Mr. J. Christian Snavely, III, PCH, Snavelys Garden Corner, Inc.
Mr. William D. Wells, Jr., PCH, W.D. Wells & Associates, Inc.
From left to right, front row: Carl Jacobs, Ray Flad, Tom McCloud, Dave Root Second Row: Chuck Feld, Chuck Gale, Rick Hansen, William D. Wells, Jr., Chairman - William H. Wells.
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