Chad Ragan - Lawn Maintenance Manager
Chad is a Byron, GA resident with over 13 years of experience in the Green Industry. Since graduating from Georgia Southern University in 2001. Chad has been involved in the business in one facet or another. From working for private business to multi-million dollar companies helping improve their landscaping. He runs the daily lawn maintenance division handling schedules and the quality control that ensures great customer satisfaction. He loves meeting our clients and helping them find solutions to improve their landscaping. When not at work Chad enjoys spending time with his wife Jamie, and two boys Chance and Parker.
Darrell Curry - Landscape Project Manager
Darrell graduated from Charlton County High school and went on to receive his Associate degree in Criminal Justice from Mercer University. Darrell has had the honor to serve our Great Nation as well. He also worked for the State of Georgia for nine years and worked the 1996 Olympics for Solec State Olympic Law Enforcement Command.
Darrell started working in the landscape industry in 2001. His knowledge includes installation of plant material, irrigation, hardscapes, and lighting. He obtained his ICPI concrete paver certification in 2007 and has lain over 30,000 square feet of pavers.
Darrell is a Cochran resident married to Maria Curry and has four wonderful children, Aaron, Joe, Haley and Katie.
Laura Little Wilson – Vice President of Operations and Marketing
Born and raised in Cochran, GA, Laura went on to receive her BBA in Real Estate from the University of West GA in 2006. After college, she moved to Atlanta where she gained valuable landscaping knowledge and experience while working as an office manager for a landscaping company.
In 2010, she received her MBA in Accounting from the University of Phoenix (online), while working full time for an IT Staffing Firm as Sr. Human Resources and Accounting Manager.
In April 2012, she married Josh Wilson and moved back to Cochran where she came aboard Dixie Lawn and Landscaping as Vice President of Operations and Marketing.
Denise Wilson – Office Manager
Denise was born and raised in Cochran, GA. She graduated from Cochran High School and Middle GA College. After college she began working at JM Huber Corporation in the billing department and stayed for 5 years. She then moved to Macon and met her husband, John Wilson and they have been married for 38 exciting years. They have 2 married children, Josh (Laura) Wilson and Rebecca (Kevin) Miles. They also have 3 wonderful grandchildren, Haley Grace, Emma Mandy. New grandaughter Andree Jean Miles born April 2013.
Denise has also worked as a paraprofessional for six years for Bleckley County Elementary. From there she went on to begin a career in the banking industry for 16 years. She has worked for State Bank of Cochran, Bank of America and Bank of Perry.
Denise came to Dixie Lawn and Landscaping 3 ½ years ago. She loves working with a company that continues to have positive changes and growth. She is passionate about working with Dixie customers and employees. She considers working at Dixie a blessing to be able to work close to home and family.