Along with his AAS degree in Horticulture from East Central College and a Pesticide Technicians License, Don has over 25 years of retail nursery experience. He has been working at Hillermann Nursery & Florist since 1980 and has been the Retail Nursery Manager since 1985. His specialties are water gardening, roses, landscape design, and perennials. Don enjoys gardening in his own yard and trying out new plant varieties. This gives him personal experience of how they grow and perform to share with customers. He enjoys family time, and his two daughters keep him busy when he is not at work.