Midwest Landscape Industries, Inc. was established with the vision to build a company with strong values and dedication to provide the highest quality of landscape construction and landscape management available. These values are driven by a desire to exceed expectations in everything we do, in a manner that is both ethical and efficient. MLI also wants to be a great place to work - providing good wages and opportunities for all employees. There are several factors that are drawing the vision and success of MLI.
PASSION : As MLI is in the early stages of development, the passion that is within each team member is a self contribution that will allow this company to be victorious. Ultimately, passion is the driving force behind success and happiness that allows us all to live better lives. In creating this environment with those associated is the outlying foundation to this organization.
EXPERIENCE : The MLI team has several years of accumulated experience that has contributed to building and maintaining landscapes within central Indiana. From mowing lawns, installing softscapes, designing outdoor living spaces - all the way to craning and hoisting materials up to a 7th floor green roof to allow enjoyment of all ages, WE have the experience to create your dream and deliver your expectations.
CAPABILITIES : The options are endless when you are looking for advice on an exterior project or someone to maintain your property. The network and resources tied to MLI make decisions and sequencing much easier as you choose the right landscape professional.
ADAM N. BOSSUNG
From working in a small farming community in north central Indiana, to developing some of the most sought out attractions in Indianapolis, there is a wide skillset that Adam has developed over the course of his career. At MLI, Adam's primary focus is to make sure the company's visions and values are integrated into its daily operations. He is continuously developing and working with his team on the company's planning, personnel development, and system processes.
B.S. Environmental Management
B.S. Landscape Horticulture and Design
ACTIVITIES & AFFILIATIONS
• Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association
• National Association of Landscape Professionals
• Irrigation Association
•Certified Landscape Technician
•Indiana Accredited Horticulturalist
•Certified Backflow Inspector
STEPHEN S. HASTINGS
Founder/Sr. Vice President
Steve is responsible for the growth and business development for the company. His responsibilities include strategic vision and operational oversight, planning and budgeting, new branch development, quality control, customer relations and personnel development. He has over 33 years of industry experience and is a Landscape Industry Certified Manager (NALP). Steve resides in Carmel, Indiana with his wife, Michelle and has two active kids, Meghan and Ben.
Iowa State University
BLA - Bachelors of Landscape Architecture
ACTIVITIES AND AFFILIATIONS
• Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association - INLA
• National Association of Landscape Professionals - NALP
• The Coalition for Construction Safety - CCS
• Greenroofs for Healthy Cities - GRHC
• Landscape Industry Certified Manager - CLM
• Certified Green Roof Professional - GRP
OUTSIDE BUSINESS ACTIVITIES
• Boy Scouts of America - Adult Leader
KATRINA L. TAYLOR
Office Manager/Human Resources
Katrina leads and has a key role in the development, operation, and control of the accounting operations including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and financial reporting. Katrina has been with MLI for the since 2013 and has over 10 years of experience in general ledger accounting, financial reporting, human resources, and safety. She has been in the Landscape Industry for 5 years now and loves all aspects of the business. At MLI, she is typically the first person you speak with when you call in and ensures all clients are directed appropriately. Katrina is an avid sports fan and loves playing basketball, softball and golf - as well, loves spending quality time with family, friends and her 2 boxers.
B.S. Criminal Justice : Minor: Sociology
Chief Financial Officer
Director of Irrigation & Turf Services
Accounts Receivable Specialist
Director of Maintenance Operations
Director of Operations - Land Development
Fleet & Facilities