Ross Swartz, owner of Paul Swartz Nursery, located near Wilmot, WI was recently elected president of the Wisconsin Nursery and Landscape Association (WNLA).
Elections were held at a recent WNLA General Membership Meeting. He will begin to serve his first one-year term as president immediately.
Swartz was born and raised into the nursery and landscape industry and has been involved with beautifying residential and commercial properties in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois since his childhood. Paul Swartz Nursery has been providing quality nursery stock and landscape design and installation services to thousands of satisfied customers since 1949.
The Wisconsin Nursery and Landscape Association (WNLA) serves the Green industry and its over 200 members, which includes growers, landscapers, lawn and tree service providers, retailers, and industry suppliers.
The association plays a vital role in meeting the educational, informational, and legislative advocacy demands of Wisconsin's commercial nurseries, growers, and landscapers.
WNLA is notably proud of its financial and moral support of research and scholarship. The association also works closely with the University of Wisconsin's Horticultural Department as well as other prominent institutions of higher learning.