Arborist of the Year 2018: Leslie Lewis III
Founder of Les Arbres wins top honors from Connecticut Tree Protective Association
This year’s CTPA Award of Merit winner is Leslie Lewis III (shown at right, with his partner and son Leslie Lewis IV), founder of Les Arbres Exceptional Tree Care and Fine Gardening. The Connecticut Tree Protective Association regularly honors individuals who have made significant contributions to arboriculture and to the care and protection of Connecticut’s trees.
Les has been a practicing certified Connecticut Licensed Arborist for over 40 years. He began his career working with local tree and gardening services and discovered a natural talent in the arboricultural and horticultural fields. In 1971, he founded Les Arbres and, like the thousands of trees Les has planted, the firm has been growing strong ever since. Read more…