Mike Rosenbleeth is the President & General Manager of Grass Roots Lawn & Landscape, Inc. After retiring from the Air Force and again from the private sector in Aerospace Engineering, he decided to start his own business. Starting with nothing more than a pickup truck and a push mower in 2002, he has built a premier Lawn & Landscaping company on the Emerald Coast. Mike is a Certified Pest Control Operator in Termite, Lawn & Ornamental and General Household Pest & Rodent Control. He studied Pest Control Technology at the University of Florida and is also a Licensed Irrigator.
Doug Simpson, LIC is the Lawn Care Manager and Certified Pest Control Operator in Charge of our Niceville branch. He studied entomology and served for 6 years in the Air Force as a Pest Management Supervisor. He is a Certified Pest Control Operator in Lawn & Ornamental and General Household Pest & Rodent Control. Doug studied Turfgrass Management at Purdue University and the University of Georgia and is also a Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Manager through the National Association of Landscape Professionals.
Between the two of them, they have over 25 years of experience in the Pest Control and Landscape Industries. They spend over 40 hours a year in Continuing Education to keep their certifications current and up to date with industry standards. Both have been trained under the Green Industries Best Management Practices through the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) and the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS). Additionally, they are both board members for the Okaloosa County Extension Advisory Committee.