JOHN WELCH - Key Persons


Karl Naegler

Karl joined John Welch Enterprise, Inc. in April, 2010. Over the last 20 years he has established a reputation as an innovative and accomplished landscape designer. Karl creates unique designs that are not only beautiful, but wonderfully crafted to produce an outstanding project. His expertise covers all aspects of 'scape design from front walkways and foundation plantings to complex master plans, irrigation, lighting and drainage systems. Karl is a past president of the New York State Nuseryman's Association Region 5 and is currently a member of the Steering Committee of Gardenscape the Show as the chair of the Decorating Committee. karl also chairs the social committee for Region 5, which coordinates the region's golf and picnic evemt, fishing derby, and bowling night. He continues to be a leader in the Green Industry and will transform your landscape dreams into reality. Karl is a strong believer in giving back to his community, and is currently doing pro-bono design work for the proposed Canandaigua Dog Park. He resides in Canandaigua with his wife Carla and their three children.

Patti Sousa

Job Titles:
  • Office Manager
  • Sales Staff
  • Treasurer of Heart
Patti joined John Welch Enterprise, Inc. in March, 2010. An exceptionally proficient office manager for over 20 years, Patti has an Associate's Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Finger Lakes Community College. Her organizational skills and accounting background assure that the office runs smoothly. Patti's cheerful personality makes calling our office a delightful, helpful, and professional experience. Patti is the treasurer of Heart in Hand Quilt Guild and past treasurer of the NYS Quilters' Consortium. She is an active adult volunteer in Boy Scout Troop 61, Girl Scout Troop 1167, and the St. Patrick's Community. Patti resides in Victor with her husband Ken, and their two children.

RJ McEvoy

Job Titles:
  • Landscape Maintenance Sales and Foreman