Native Perennials Manager
Elliott Duemler provides native-plant industry leadership in the Midwest as the Native Perennial Manager at AES’ Taylor Creek Restoration Nurseries. His responsibilities include public education, native-plant propagation and maintenance, custom seed collection, oversight of nursery operations and management of outside sales representatives. He focuses on exceeding our client expectations in quality and customer service. Elliott has been instrumental in the development and organization of a large nursery-build project for the City of Albany (New York) and the Albany Pine Bush Nature Preserve dedicated to the restoration of the endangered Pine Bush Ecosystem. He received his degree from University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, where he majored in General Resources Management. Prior to AES, Elliott was a Prairie Restoration Intern for the Missouri Botanical Gardens, Litzsinger Road Ecology Center; and a Wilderness Surveyor for the USFS. He currently sits on the executive committee of Grow Native, a program of the Missouri Prairie Foundation.