Gavin has been with MI Customscapes for two years. He has since then proved his way to being our Lawncare Supervisor. He also is our "jack of all trades" who also aids in maintaining equipment. He loves turning mowing into works of art and takes every mowing opportunity to the highest level. Outside of work, he enjoys fishing, taking his German Shepherd dog to the park.

Michael Straits

Lawn Care Crew Member

meet our team

Lindsey officially joined staff in the beginning of 2018. Roles include invoicing/billing, marketing, and scheduling. She loves being a mother to Avery (6) and Remington (2 months), her two children with Cord. She is also an RDA in the pediatric dental field, and is the head cheer coach at Tecumseh High School.

Reed has been with MI Customscapes for three years. He is knowledgeable in all areas of the company, and takes pride in all aspects. He loves our "office dog", Bear! Reed is a personable, fun, outgoing member of our team who keeps light during all the hard work! He enjoys fly fishing, bow hunting, and flying airplanes. 

Mike has been a Lawn Care Crew Member since the summer of 2017. He enjoys building customer relationships while achieving and going above their expectations. Mike enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, hunting, fishing, and coaching his children's baseball teams. 

Chuck joined MI Customscapes in the spring of 2018. Chuck comes into the company with a lot of experience and knowledge of landscape install. He loves working outdoors and creating impeccable hardscapes. Outside of work, Chuck enjoys playing golf, and coaching.

​MI Customscapes is a full service landscape, design, and maintenance company.  We are committed to a “Customer Centric” culture. Our goal is to provide a level of innovative and differentiated services unmatched in the industry. We are driven by our core values of Collaboration, Integrity, Commitment and Excellence. Guided by these principles we endeavor to create an atmosphere of trust, confidence and service excellence for every customer. 

Cord attended Michigan State University for landscape and construction management. Commencing operations in 2004, Cord is committed to the highest level of excellence and service. Cord is married to Lindsey with two daughters ages 6 and 2 months. Cord enjoys playing basketball and coaching football at Tecumseh High School.

Reed Carlson

Landscape Manager

Gavin Olson

​Supervisor of Lawn Care Services

Mission Statement

Lindsey Trott

Office Manager/Marketing Director

Griff has been a key member for four years. He is one of our landscaping managers who enjoys the satisfaction and fulfillment of projects. He leads our landscaping crews with confidence! He enjoys sports, video games, and being with friends.

Chuck Haesler

Landscape Crew Member

Cord Trott 

Founder/Chief Operation Officer

Griffin Wooley

​Landscape Manager