Our Team


Meet Our Lawn Care Professionals

TruGreen Midsouth consists of a team of highly trained, educated individuals who are 100% committed to delivering exceptional customer service and quality results. Our employees will take care of you and your lawn with complete professionalism and transparency to ensure you’re completely comfortable with our technicians and service. Meet our passionate team who will be working hard to make sure your yard is looking its best!

Michael Cook

Franchise Owner

Michael has been working in the lawn care industry for over 30 years, and has owned the TruGreen Midsouth franchise since 2001. Michael’s favorite thing about owning TruGreen Midsouth is dealing with the challenges of operating a small business and being able to learn from and mentor the great group of people who work at TruGreen Midsouth. When he isn’t busy working, he is spending time with his family and reading about history and science.

His qualifications include:

  • University of Memphis Bachelor’s Degree
  • CPA (Inactive)
  • AdvantEdge Certified

Chuck Holstein

Company Operations Manager/Branch Manager, Baton Rouge

Chuck has over 30 years of experience in the lawn care industry and has worked with us for 8 years. Chuck enjoys working with a dedicated group of people at TruGreen who provide exceptional customer service. With Chuck’s 24 years of experience, you can trust that he will get the job done right. When he isn’t busy caring for your lawn, he is spending time with his family and cooking outdoors.

His qualifications include:

  • Bachelors of Science from WV State
  • Ground Owner Applicator License LA #00134297
  • Horticulturist License LA 3965
  • Mississippi License # 33252 for HCPL HCWL

Lisa Ann Holstein

Office Manager/Customer Service

Lisa Ann Holstein has over 10 years of experience working in the lawn care industry. She is a vital part in the operations here at TruGreen and makes sure that everything runs smoothly while also delivering impeccable customer service to our clients. Lisa loves that TruGreen is a family oriented business and enjoys spending time with her own three wonderful children when she isn’t busy working!

Her qualifications include:

  • AdvantEdge Certified

Scott Ringold

Area Manager, Louisiana

With over 10 years’ experience in the lawn care industry, you can trust that Scott Ringold knows what he’s doing when it comes to your lawn! Scott has worked with us for over six years. Scott says that his favorite part of working at TruGreen is helping other people make their lawns look better - and he certainly does! Scott enjoys going to the river and boating in his spare time.

His qualifications include:

  • AdvantEdge Certified