Keelan F.
Founder, Head Gardener

Hi, I'm Keelan! I started Newt gardens because i re

Mike L.
Founder, Business Manager 

Hi I'm Mike! I've always enjoyed growing my own fruits and veggies, and am passionate about sustainable farming and gardening.  With prior experience in running a local business, I understand the value of customer satisfaction--I'm here to make sure each and every Newt Gardens client has a beautiful garden and a happy home! 

David K.
Operations Lead, Builder

Hi, I'm David!  I'm from Soquel, and I've always love the local flora and environment.  I take pride in doing a good job and making sure each and every customer is satisfied with the quality of our work.

Jordan C.

Hi. I’m Jordan. I spend a lot of my spare time in nature where the air is cleaner. I believe in hard work, perseverance, and taking pride in doing a good job. I take diligent care in making sure the work I do reflects excellence in the eyes of the customer and myself.

Sarah D.

I'm Sarah! I am studying environmental sciences at UCSC.  I enjoy learning new things and protecting the environment.  

Sam H.

I'm Sam! I love nature and working in the garden.  I'm a hard worker and appreciate paying attention to detail.  I also enjoy music, animals, and enjoying the sun.


Hi, I’m Oakley, and I believe in working hard to make the world a better place. I value our environment, community, and capacity for joy, and I think gardening is a spectacular way to practice mindfulness through sustainability while creating happiness and beauty that actually grow! 

Austin L.

Hi, my name is Austin, and I am from Maryland. I’m 20 years old and love to travel. During my travels often times I would gaze at the beautiful landscapes and take pictures. I always wondered what it would be like to create an artistic landscape from nothing, and Newt Gardens definitely fulfills that vision of mine.


Hi, I’m Warren! I love the feeling that working outdoors brings. It allows me to get out of my head and really observe my surroundings in nature. I enjoy working on all sorts of yards and properties and doing my best to beautify them. At the end of the day, taking a look back at the work I’ve done and realizing I’ve made a difference makes me proud.

Resident Woofer

Lani is our lovable lapdog.  Expertise includes bork varieties, behind-the-ear scratches, and chasing butterflies.