MasterScapes® Staff

Dan Haught

Dan Haught

Owner

Dan earned the degree of Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Abilene Christian University and was named Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.  Dan is licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#4426) and a Backflow Prevention Assembly Tester (#8740).  He is also licensed by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#559741).  He is recognized by the University of Georgia as a Certified Turfgrass Professional; the Purdue University Center for Urban and Industrial Pest Management for Turfgrass Pest Management completion; and the Texas Nursery and Landscape Association as a Texas Certified Nursery Professional (#4230).

Kristin Bishop

Kristin Bishop

Marketing Communications Specialist

Kristin is a summa cum laude graduate of Midwestern State University earning a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing. She has more than ten years experience developing innovative marketing tools and strategies for businesses in both product and service industries. Kristin’s professional approach is to foster an environment focused on client experience and creative communication. Married with two children, she enjoys reading, baking, and watching her children participate in various sporting and musical activities. Kristin joined MasterScapes in 2016.

Jon Brokaw

Jon Brokaw

Landscape Advisor

Jon is an Abilene native and graduated in the top of his class from Abilene High School.  He was a Presidential Scholar at Abilene Christian University and graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Texts minoring in Business Administration.  Jon is licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#17452), by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#608298), and by the International Society of Arboriculture as a Certified Arborist (#TX-4111A).  Jon joined MasterScapes® in 2011.

Lutricia Brown

Lutricia Brown

Administrative Assistant

Lutricia is a graduate of MacArthur High School in Irving and originally came to Abilene to attend Abilene Christian University.  After marrying her college sweetheart and moving away to raise a beautiful family, she and her husband returned to Abilene in 2012.  Lutricia joined MasterScapes® in 2013 with a wide range of office skills and experience.  Her pleasant voice and willingness to assist clients in any way make her invaluable to the office.

Lydia Casey

Lydia Casey

Client Service Specialist

Lydia earned a degree in Psychology from Argosy University.  She enjoys meeting new people and learning new things and is experienced in providing excellent client service.  In her free time, she enjoys Crossfit and being outdoors.  Lydia joined MasterScapes® in 2016.

Mary Collins

Mary Collins

Client Service Specialist

A graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas, Mary earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literary Studies and brings more than a decade of administrative experience to our office.  She loves talking to clients and working to help them in every way possible.  Her approach to life is with humor and patience!  Mary joined MasterScapes® in 2016.

Alan Hill

Alan Hill

Landscape Operations Manager

Alan is a graduate of Texas Tech University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Photocommunications.  With more than 15 years of professional experience in management, inventory, and procurement, he provides strong organizational and planning skills to the Landscape division.  Friendly and easygoing, Alan is an outdoorsman with the gift of a photographer’s eye.  He joined MasterScapes® in 2014.

Andres Ibarra

Andres Ibarra

Supervisor

Andres joined MasterScapes® in 2001 with more than ten years of property care experience.  As a Supervisor in the Property Care division, he is responsible for managing crews and ensuring work quality, and serves as a fine role model with his work ethic.  Originally from Mexico, Andres has lived in Abilene since 1989.

Daniel Julian

Daniel Julian

Landscape Advisor

Daniel, originally from Sherman and a graduate of Palestine High School, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Hardin-Simmons University.  He is licensed by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#606384) and by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#20513).  Daniel joined MasterScapes® in 2010.

David Kasselman

David Kasselman

Chief Administrative Officer

After working as a financial planner in his native South Africa, David came to Abilene Christian University and earned Bachelor and Master degrees in Bible and Ministry.  While in ministry, he realized his strengths in administration and served as Executive Minister for several years at a church and later as Director of Administration at a private school.  David’s administrative and organizational skills combined with his desire to serve others provide strong leadership.  David joined MasterScapes® in 2012.

Tom Martin

Tom Martin

Landscape Architect

Tom earned the degree of Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture from Texas A&M University and is a Texas Registered Landscape Architect (#1632).  Following five years of practice in Dallas, Tom joined the City of Abilene in the Parks Division where he spent ten years working with various aspects of the development and enhancement of municipal parks and facilities.  In addition to his strong analytical and design skills, he has extensive working knowledge of ornamental and native plant material.  Tom joined MasterScapes® in 2000.

Andrew Moehlman

Andrew Moehlman

Chief Operating Officer

Andrew, a Midlothian native, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from Abilene Christian University.  His dense science background allows him to create and implement effective, high quality weed control and fertilization treatment programs.  He is licensed by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#677066) and is a Certified Pool and Spa Technician by the Aquatic Training Institute (#7143254306).  An avid outdoorsman, Andrew joined MasterScapes® in 2013.

Stephen Myers

Stephen Myers

Division Manager

A graduate of Abilene High School, Stephen earned the degree of Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Texas Tech University and brings more than 20 years of experience to the MasterScapes® team.  He is a Texas Registered Landscape Architect (#1914) and is also licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#7323).  Stephen, a married father of two, is active in the soccer community and enjoys coaching select teams.  Stephen joined MasterScapes® in 2016.

Jordan Phillips

Jordan Phillips

Division Manager

Jordan is a cum laude graduate of Tarleton State University earning the degree of Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Services and Development.  He is licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#17186) and by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#45969).  Jordan joined MasterScapes® in 2007.

Grant Rhoden

Grant Rhoden

New Business Advisor

After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Abilene Christian University, Grant spent the next 20 years working in sales, management, and operations in several industries.  His broad experience and passion for customer service make him a skilled leader and excellent mentor.  He is licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#19262) and by the Structural Pest Control Service of the Texas Department of Agriculture as a Commercial Applicator (#585078).  Grant joined MasterScapes® in 2008.

Wade Spaulding

Wade Spaulding

Department Manager

From the coastal town of Ingleside, Texas, Wade is a graduate of Abilene Christian University earning the degrees of Bachelor of Arts in Ministry and Master of Divinity.  He is licensed by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality as a Licensed Irrigator (#21938).  Wade joined MasterScapes® in 2015.

Wayne Summers

Wayne Summers

Fleet and Equipment Manager

After earning an Associate of Applied Science degree from Brigham Young University – Idaho, Wayne spent 25 years working in the technology field before turning to construction and building maintenance.  At MasterScapes®, he is responsible for the management and maintenance of all machinery, equipment, and vehicles.  Wayne enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife, children, and grandchildren.  He joined MasterScapes® in 2014.

Jenni Trietsch

Jenni Trietsch

Chief Financial Officer

Jenni, an Abilene native, graduated magna cum laude with Bachelor of Business Administration degrees in both Accounting and Financial Management and a Master of Accountancy degree from Abilene Christian University.  Before returning to Abilene, she worked in Dallas as a staff auditor at Arthur Andersen and spent twelve years at Rosewood Resources.  Jenni is a Texas Certified Public Accountant (#080227) and a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  She joined MasterScapes® in 2013.