Garden Center Team
Retail Store
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Michaela
Store Manager/Marketing


Michaela joined the Cold Creek team in March 2011. After years of working in recreation and raising her children, she began following her passion for plant life and working with people. Her work at Cold Creek crosses over many facets, ranging from marketing and event coordination to assisting customers in finding the plants and products that suit their needs. Michaela is always looking for new ideas to use plants in creative and artful ways.

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Tonya
Inventory Control

Tonya has been with us since 2012. She works very hard to make sure that all of our inventory is received and priced correctly. She enjoys the friendly atmosphere, along with the "plant life" at Cold Creek. It was Tonya's creativity that helped us create the centerpiece arrangement for the Christmas Ladies Night Out.

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Linda
Lead Cashier


Linda has been with us since 2008. She enjoys helping customers and seeing them walk out with happy smiling faces. She is always friendly and eager to help others. Her ability to memorize the inventory better than any one else is her proudest accomplishment at Cold Creek Nurseries.

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Ron
Birding Sales Associate

Ron is a Wildlife Biologist and the retired owner of Birds & Butterflies of Aiken. He is passionate about birding and is our resident birding expert. He co-founded the South Carolina Bluebird Society, and he has authored or co-authored more than 60 technical publications and popular articles. Stop by to let Ron answer all of your birding questions and help create a welcoming environment for wild birds in your yard.

Sales Associates
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Rose
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John
Retail Greenhouse
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Joy
Gr
eenhouse Sales Manager

Joy came on board part-time in May of 2015 to help support our floral route. She transitioned to a full-time position with us in October of 2016. Joy has years of experience in the industry, having owned her own horticultural and floral design business in Vermont. Joy feels it's important that our shoppers be able to choose from a selection of perfect plants. She wants every customer to have success when they take home a special plant or combination planter. Joy is also creative in her spare time as a talented oil painter.

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Jane
Container Garden Designer


Jane has been with us since 2004. She enjoys the feeling of instant gratification when desi​gning and creating combo containers. Her artistic visualization skills, outstanding customer service, and ability to create a truly unique design for every customer are just a few of her many talents. Jane's proudest accomplishment is the client base that she has built over her many years of working with Cold Creek.

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Tommy
Floral Route Sales Associate


Tommy has been with us since 2012. He enjoys all the wonderful people that he comes in contact with on his route. Tommy's proudest accomplishment with us is his overall success on the floral route. With a talent for salesmanship, he has built the route and customer base into a great division of our company.


Sales Associates
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"Texas" Pam
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Dawn
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Sandy
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Emily
Production
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Alan
Production Manager


Alan has been with us since 2000. He came to Cold Creek from Pennsylvania, by way of Texas. Alan works hard managing the greenhouse division of our nursery. He oversees growing of many of the beautiful plants that you find in our indoor greenhouses, including poinsettias, annuals, veggies, bougainvilla and many more plants that add color to your landscape.


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Rose
Production

Rose joined the greenhouse staff in July of 2016. She grew up out west, then moved to the northeast and studied plant biology at Central Connecticut State University. She finally landed here in the south and loves living in Aiken. Rose has a huge love of plants and especially enjoys the chance to learn more about southern plants.


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Emily
Production




Tree and Shrub Lot
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Pat
Lot Manager

Pat has been with us since 2013. He enjoys interacting with new people and helping customers find the perfect plant selection for their landscape.

His organizational skills and strong leadership ability are just a few of his many talents. His proudest accomplishment is having customers return, just to tell him how great his ideas turned out for them.

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Dave
Sales Associate


Dave joined our team in September 2014. He came to us from Vermont via Omaha, Nebraska after moving to South Carolina to be closer to his grandchildren. Dave has a diverse background ranging from work in animal science, decorative art, faux finishing, and the greenhouse and nursery industry. Dave has always enjoyed landscaping and gardening, and his friendly demeanor and great customer service skills set him apart.

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Bradford
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John