Eden Scapes

Meet the Team

Chap Gary founded the company in 2004. He started with organic vegetable gardening in his teenage years, which grew into edible landscaping, and in turn exposed him to the principles of design and a growing enjoyment of Landscape planning. He worked for several established Landscape companies in the region before establishing Eden Scapes.

He is a member in both the Louisiana Nursery Landscape Association and the Louisiana irrigation Association. His licenses include Landscape Horticulturist, Ground Applicator, and General Contractor: Landscaping, Grading & Beautification. His current certifications are: Certified Nursery & Landscape Professional, Kichler Light Pro Member, and Better Business Bureau A+ Rating.

He speaks to many horticultural organizations on a regular basis, such as the Lafayette Master Gardeners and Abbeville Garden Club.

Eden Scapes was selected as recipient of ‘Lafayette’s Finest.

When not at work, Chap also serves as a Pastor and Worship Leader. He enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing music, cooking, fishing, boating, and traveling to the beach and mountains.

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Tad Dupuy Is a graduate of LSU’s Robert Reich, School of Landscape Architecture program, where he earned his bachelors of Landscape Architecture in 1999. He started his career at a multidisciplinary design firm in New Orleans where he was introduced to the collaborative design process and was fortunate to work on high profile projects like Harrah’s Casino. Tad soon returned to his hometown in central Louisiana and joined the team at Patrick Moore Landscape Architects and Planners. At PMLA Tad participated in large scale planning projects such as Gretna City Park Masterplan, Crowley Urban Masterplan, and many other projects that helped to inform and influence his design perspective. In the early 2000’s, Tad moved to Lafayette and joined the staff at Grass Roots Inc. as their Landscape Architect. It was here at Grass Roots that Tad developed a love and appreciation for the design/build process. By 2004 Tad was working for himself as the owner and operator of Lafayette Landscape Inc. He continued to work for himself for 17 years before joining our team at EdenScapes. Tad is a licensed landscape architect, licensed landscape horticulturist, and licensed irrigation contractor. He has been a member of ASLA, LNLA, LIA and is currently president of the board of directors for a local non-profit, LaHousing Lab. Tad occupies his time away from work with his wife and three children, usually cheering them on at sporting events and theater.
Lauren Gary is the owner’s wife and helps with administration, recruiting, team liaison and other Human Resource needs. She holds a B.S. degree in Occupational Therapy from LSU Medical Center and is a mother of four. When not working, Lauren enjoys vegetable gardening, hiking, and spending time with family.

Sandra Keelin comes to Eden Scapes with over 40 years of bookkeeping experience.  She has been with Eden Scapes for four years and is the glue that holds our office together.   When not working, Sandie enjoys attending church and hanging out with family and friends

Victoria Bernard comes to Eden Scapes with 12 years of experience in customer service and 3 years of experience in administration. She is one of the friendly voices you will hear over the phone, helping you with your invoice. She is a photographer, loves Jesus, her family, yoga, arts & crafts, and pie!

Debbie Dupuy is one of our most dedicated employees. She has helped create and manage our Maintenance Department for over five years. She has been in this industry 14 years and went to school at LA Tech for Horticulture. She is on the board of the Lafayette Parish Master Gardeners Association and has extensive licenses, which include chemical, Aquatic Herbicide, Mosquito Abatement, Arborist Consultant, Landscape Horticulturist and Contractor, and she is in good standing with the LA Irrigation Association.

Mark Bertrand is the Accounts Manager for the Maintenance Department. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Environmental Renewable Resources from University of Louisiana, Lafayette in 1997. He began his career in Landscaping and Lawn Maintenance in 2001. Mark was working for himself as owner and operator of Acadiana Lawn Management, L.L.C. for 20 years before joining the team at Eden Scapes. He is a licensed Landscaping Horticulturist with the State of Louisiana.

Mark enjoys fellowship with others; he loves plants and the creativity of designing landscaping. He also loves fishing, hunting, kayaking, and spending time with his family and friends.

Aubree Boxx is the Service Technician at Eden Scapes.  He has been with the company since 2018 and has experience in both departments.  His various skill set makes him a valuable asset to the company.  When not working, Aubree enjoys playing bass guitar and making music.
Aaron Crenshaw is the Operations Manager for the Landscape Construction department. He holds a B.S. degree in Industrial Technology and an Associates degree in Business. His experience at a top 5 nursery in the nation and construction background leads the landscaping department with precision and dedication to each project to meet the customers’ needs and complete satisfaction to ensure each project comes to fruition. As a father of two, he enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, and fishing.
Beau Bickford is the supervisor of our Lawn Crew and has 10 years of experience in the horticulture industry. Beau enjoys maintaining his herb and vegetable garden, kayaking, and fishing.
Daniel Bowen joined Eden Scapes in the spring of 2018. He is supervisor of one of our Horticulture Maintenance crews and is a quick learner. He was president of the horticulture club at ULL and his love for plants is evident. Daniel enjoys spending time with his family, watching Saints games, and cooking.
Dylan Vsseur joins our team with over 5 years of experience in the landscape industry, including lawn care, lighting, irrigation, hardscaping, and installations. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, hiking, traveling, and spending time with his wife and two kids.
Santos Sanchez has worked in the landscape industry for 6 years and is a supervisor for one of Eden Scapes Landscape Construction crews. His experience in drainage, irrigation, and maintenance make him a valuable asset to the company. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family, helping others, and attending church. He loves God and is a man of great faith.
Luis Villa comes to Eden Scapes with 16 years of construction experience and 5 years of landscaping experience. He is a supervisor for the Landscape Construction crew. His hobbies include building motorcycles and automotive painting.

Michael Meaders joined our team in 2019. He has over 2 years of experience in the lawn care field. His laid back personality and attention to detail make his a great fit to our Maintenance team. When not working, Mike enjoys baseball, football, and video games.

Dexter Comeaux is one of the Lawn Care Supervisors since 2021. He has brought several years of experience with him to our company. When not working he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, attending and serving at church, helping others, fishing, hunting and enjoying all that God created.
Jerson Rodriguez joined Eden Scapes in Fall of 2021 as one of the Maintenance Supervisors. He has 15 years experience in Horticulture and specializes in the spring and fall annuals. Jerson enjoys cooking & spending time with his family. He also has a huge love for his dogs & football.
Jason Pinel is has over 15 years of lawn maintenance experience and is one of the Maintenance Supervisors. He is a devoted husband and father of two girls. He enjoys cooking, mountain biking, hiking, hanging out with family and taking his daughters to the park.

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