U-Pick Yard Supervisor
Carrington has a Bachelor's of Science in Horticulture with an emphasis in Ornamental Plant Production & Garden Center Management from Iowa State University.
Employee Since: July 2015
Carrington has nearly ten years of experience in the green industry, having held positions in greenhouses, garden centers and floral shops. Before joining the Midwest team, she was a Research Assistant for the Horticulture Department at Iowa State University where she collected data and assisted horticulture graduate students. She also was an Associate Manager at a nursery and garden center in Des Moines, Iowa. She oversaw staff; worked in customer service and plant care; scheduled tree plantings; ran inventory reports and assisted with ordering inventory. Carrington also was a Horticulture Summer Intern at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay, ME and Reiman Gardens in Ames, Iowa.