About Confluence Horticultural Services and Tree Consulting
Dip Hort Tech, Landscape Design and Installation
ISA Certified Arborist
ISA Tree Risk Assessor Qualified
Tree Appraisal Certification through Arboriculture Canada
Jenelle is a second generation arborist; working with trees and plants is a life-long-passion and a natural fit. She achieved her Diploma in Horticulture Technology, Landscape Design and Installation on the Dean's Honour Roll. She volunteered and worked to acquire as much experience as possible in all agricultural, horticultural and arboricultural fields. She is currently completing a Master of Arts in Environmental Practices at Royal Roads University.
Her experience includes:
- Tree Valuations for private and public trees; insurance claims and disputes
- Public and private Tree Risk Assessments for municipalities and homeowners
- Consulting Arborist for Vancouver Island Tree Services LTD; Tree Inventories and Risk Assessments for School Districts, Tree Risk Assessments for municipality/township and city trees, private Tree Risk Assessments, Plant Health and Tree Diagnostics.
- Town of Qualicum Beach; Arboriculture and Horticulture practices
- Private consultant for organic fertilizer programs for several Vancouver Island (Certified and Non-Certified) Organic farms
- A four month Research Practicum for the Institute for Sustainable Horticulture (ISH) in local strains of pathenogenic fungi and bacteria for use as bio-control in BC berry crops; field and lab work
- Field Scout; sustainable IMP practices for ES Crop Control Consultants
- Laboratory Technician for West Creek Farms soil manufacturer
Jenelle has work experience as a horticulturist and garden designer for a winery and estate, and several private homeowners. She hopes to continue adding education, experience and knowledge to maintain as a true expert and professional in her field.
As an ex-Team Canada cyclist, a healthy lifestyle is very important to Jenelle. In her spare time, Jenelle still likes to ride her bicycle and trail run to keep in good health. She also is a passionate ornamental plant and organic vegetable gardener. She enjoy the seasons through her perennial and annual gardens, as well as growing as much of her own food as possible year-round.
CHS Tree Consulting is an Associate to Mumby's Tree Service and Arborwest Consulting.