Outdoor Expressions Team

outdoors_people1Brian Beavers – President
Brian was the Operations Manager for a multi-million dollar design/build company for 15 years before founding Outdoor Expressions in 2000. He has extensive experience in landscape construction and production management. The client relationships he has throughout the Atlanta area are a major factor in the success of the company.

Julia Beavers – Vice President
Julia has a landscape architecture degree from the University of Georgia. Before joining Outdoor Expressions in 2003, she led the Commercial Project Management Department for a design/build company for 5 years and was the Development Director for a residential land development company for 3 years.

Andy Stewart – Project Manager
Andy is a registered landscape architect with a landscape architecture degree from Clemson University. Andy has 18 years of experience in landscape design and construction. He has worked successfully throughout the country on public works, recreation, estate and commercial projects.

Allan J. Struletz – Project Manager
Allan has been designing and managing the installation of living environments for over 25 years with projects ranging from intimate private gardens to large commercial landscapes. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture, and is a Registered Landscape Architect in several states including Georgia and Louisiana. His success is attributed to his ability to understand his client’s vision and leading them through the design and construction process.

Cody Eades – Project Manager
Cody is a recent graduate of Mississippi State University with degrees in both landscape architecture and landscape construction management. He has over 5 years of experience in hardscape and landscape installation of both residential and commercial properties.

Josh Smith – Construction Operations Manager
Josh has over 16 years of experience in the Georgia construction industry including all aspects of both residential and commercial projects. This includes years in the development industry as well as surveying and extensive work with erosion control. He also has over 2 years experience in the building industry. This well-rounded knowledge of all aspects of construction makes Josh a valuable member of the Outdoor Expressions team.

Matt Cato – Estimator and Project Manager
With over 12 years of experience in estimating and project management, Matt is a great addition to the Outdoor Expressions team. His role as both estimator and hardscape project manager adds to the depth of services Outdoor Expressions provides for our clients. In addition, Matt has extensive background and knowledge in erosion control which is critical to the construction industry today.

Shane Beavers – Irrigation and Lighting Manager
Shane has over 30 years of experience in the landscape industry including maintenance, irrigation and low voltage lighting. He designs the irrigation and lighting for both commercial and residential properties adding to the depth of the services we provide.

Jeff Walters – Maintenance Operations Manager
Jeff brings 20+ years of experience with landscape management and chemical applications to the team at Outdoor Expressions. Managing the ongoing maintenance of a landscape is crucial for a project’s continued success, and the expertise Jeff brings to this area helps complete the scope of services we provide for our clients.

Ray Wiedman – Account Manager
Ray holds a degree in Horticulture and has more than 30 years experience in all aspects of the landscape industry. He is actively involved in the green industry and served as Past President of the Georgia Urban Agriculture Council the Metro Atlanta Landscape & Turf Association. His knowledge of design, installation and maintenance helps bridge the gap from installation to maintenance so that in the end you will become a lifelong Outdoor Expressions customer.

Brad Belzer – Account Manager
Brad has more than 24 years of experience managing commercial maintenance properties in the Atlanta metro area. He has extensive hand-on expertise in all aspects of professional landscape management. Property managers love working with him.

David Dull – Account Manager
David has a Landscape Horticulture degree from Michigan State University and has 36 years of experience working in both commercial landscape construction and maintenance. He has worked in the Atlanta metro area for 28 years managing the horticultural requirements of his clients. He is well-rounded in his experience, detail oriented and committed to providing consistency and quality of service.

John Wojtas – Account Manager
John began with Outdoor Expressions in the field and has worked his way up from supervisor to now serving as a residential account manager. The experience has given him thorough knowledge of all aspects of landscape maintenance and a great attention to detail in the field.

Brian Cross – Account Manager
Brian joined Outdoor Expressions in 2018 and brings over 20 years of landscape and management experience to the team. His experience managing homeowners associations and commercial clients along with great customer service skills make him a valuable part of the company.