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Brandon Cipollone

Owner

Advance Tree Pros was established by Orlando native, Brandon Cipollone, in 2004. The company expanded Rapidly in 2005 after being awarded his first 3 year government contract at the age of 19. Brandon’s vision has always been to grow the business to be the Best in Business. Brandon credits his wife, Brittany for always having his back when times were tough and helping him get back on top . Brandon has been an active member of The International Society Of Arboriculture since 2005 and competes yearly in the Florida Chapter Climbing Competition.

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Ali Summersill

Operations Manager

Alison grew up on 50-acre Florida native nursery and tree farm where she got her start in the tree care industry. After receiving her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from the University of Florida, she continued working in the tree care and the landscape field. She is currently progressing towards obtaining her ISA Arborist certification while maintaining her role as Treasurer for the Florida ISA and the Operations Manager of Advance Tree Pros.

• Minor in Environmental Horticulture
• Certified Best Management Practices
• Florida Pest Control Spray License
• Over 10 Years Industry Experience

Bruce Avery

Sales Manager

Residing in Tallahassee for 20 years before moving to Orlando to join the Advance Tree Pros team in early 2018, Bruce has extensive experience and outreach in the tree care community. He served as a member of the Leon County Canopy Roads Citizens Committee, contributed to the UF-Leon County Extension Service, and the Florida A&M Extension. He brings his knowledge from his role as Horticulture Manager at Callaway Gardens to his role as representative for Advance Tree Pros.

• ISA Certified Arborist – # SO-0114
• ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
• TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional – # 01366
• Over 20 Years Industry Experience

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Chris Rauscher

Commercial Account Manager

Chris has been a Central Florida resident for 35 years and counting. From the early age of 6, Chris has been intrigued with the outdoors and most of all soil and plants. Chris began working in the tree care industry back in 2004 with Advance Tree Pros. In 2005, Chris started working with Lake Nona Golf and Country Club as a groundskeeper and working arborist, where he trimmed majority of trees on the golf course. Fast forward to today, Chris has been working with Advance Tree Pros for 6 years as an account manager for both residential and commercial. While continuing to foster new relationships throughout Central Florida he is working towards becoming an ISA Certified Arborist.

  • Active member of the International Society of Arboriculture
  • Active member Lake Como lawns to life (permaculture)
  • Florida Registered beekeeper
  • Sideliner beekeeper 2007 (watermelon pollination in Gainesville and hive sales)

Nick Myers

Foreman

  • ISA Certified Arborist – # FL-6618AT
  • ISA Certified Tree Worker Climber Specialist
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional – # 02520
  • 10 Years Industry Experience

Tyler Mock

Foreman

  • ISA Certified Tree Worker Climber Specialist – # FL6617T
  • TCIA Certified Treecare Safety Professional – # 02518
  • 8 Years of Experience of Tree Maintenance in Baldwin Park
  • 14 Years Industry Experience

Justin Blake

Heavy Equipment Operator

  • Crane Operator
  • 9 Years Industry Experience