K.C. Fisher, President
K.C. is the founder and owner of Landcare. He launched in 1974, while at the same time earning a Finance degree from the University of South Florida. K.C. has been a professional horticulturist for more than 40 years, a licensed pest control operator for 35 years, and an irrigation contractor for 25 years. Landcare has grown from a one-man operation, to a full-service landscape management company with more than 50 employees. It is important to K.C. that Landcare continues to be a company large enough to handle any size client, but small enough to keep the personal relationships that really matter to our clients and staff.
Jerry Roque, Vice President
Jerry joined Landcare in 1988 after attending Hillsborough Community College. He began his career in the field, learning all aspects of the maintenance division. As part of his training, Jerry learned plant identification and proper techniques of plant installation, while also learning marketing and management as assistant to Mr. Fisher. In 1990, he became lead account representative and earned the designation of “Certified Irrigation Site Manager” from the Florida Irrigation Society. His many years of experience and strong ethics continue to be an asset to Landcare.
Al Suarez, Account Manager
Al is a retired Fire Captain in the Tampa Fire Department. While serving our community, he spent his last seven years as the President of the Tampa Firefighters Union. Al was well known for his ability to effectively work together with union, city, state and national officials. He also received a bachelor's degree in Business Management at Northwood University. He started with Landcare four years ago as a weed control specialist, and has been a very effective account manager since 2015.
Vincent Singer, Irrigation Manager
Vince came to Landcare after a long career with the U.S. Army. He was an accomplished officer and pilot, and retired as a Major. Vince has a masters degree in Business Science and Logistics Management from Florida Institute of Technology. A result of his background education and training, he is very effective in scheduling, managing and training our irrigation technicians.
Debra Morgan, Chief Financial Officer
Debi is a South Tampa native. She attended Plant High School and St. Petersburg College. After six years of employment as an accounting supervisor for an insurance company, she spent the next 25 years as the office manager of a local manufacturing company. She joined Landcare in 2005 as the Chief Financial Officer, managing all aspects of Landcare's internal operations.
Linda Yochim, Office Administrator
Linda joined Landcare Landscaping Inc. in 2001. She was raised in Cincinnati Ohio, where she attended the University of Cincinnati, and moved to Tampa in 1980. She transferred to Tampa as General Manager for an entertainment complex where she worked for 10 years. Other experience has been as project director for a marketing research company, and buyer/bankruptcy manager in the finance field. Some of her duties at Landcare include payroll, human resources, insurance, fleet titles & registrations, licenses and other office operations.
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