Long Time PCH’s Awarded Emeritus Class Status
At the 2016 Member Recognition Event, PLNA inducted the first "class" of PCH Emeritus designees. Twelve individuals were recognized for their dedication and ability to maintain the Pennsylvania Certified Horticulturist (PCH) program recertification requirements for more than 40 years. As additional PCH's reach the 40 year milestone they will be recognized and inducted into this honored group.
PCH Emeritus Class (40 years)
Mr. Jeffrey Bollinger, PCH, Hively Landscapes
Mr. Stephen Mostardi, PCH, Mostardi Nurseries
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.
First "Class" PCH Emeritus: (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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