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The Weed Man Fox Valley, WI team lives and works in the communities that we serve. Offering quality service is our main goal for our customers and neighbors. Meet your Fox Valley, WI Weed Man team of lawn specialists who are professionally trained to manage all of your lawn care needs. We're happy to introduce ourselves!

Terry Kurth | Director of Development
Terry graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1975 with a B.S. degree in Agronomy. Terry worked as a golf course superintendent in Northeastern Wisconsin after graduating from the U.W. Terry is the current Director of Development for U.S. operations for a Weed Man Lawn Care investment group of which he is part. He has been a past President of the Wisconsin Turfgrass Association, the Professional Lawn Care Association of America, the WI Green Industry Federation and the Mendota Gridiron Club, and currently serves on the Board of the Mid Am Horticultural Show. He has also served on the executive board of the WI Agri-Businesss Council and is an emeritus member of the Board of Visitors of the Ag & Life Sciences College of the UW-Madison.
Kurth received the WI Green Industry Distinguished Service Award in 1996. In 2000,Landscape Management magazine gave Kurth its Man of the Year Award for the Lawn Care Industry, and in November of 2002 he received the 2002 Leadership Award from Lawn & Landscape magazine. Spending family time at his family's Alberta Canadian Rockies retreat, fishing, golfing, and relaxing at their vacation home in Northern Wisconsin, playing with his 6 grandsons and one granddaughter and watching his beloved Wisconsin Badgers compete in just about any sport are some of his favorite pastimes.

Andy Kurth | President


Andy graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Soil Science with emphasis in Turf Management and Agribusiness. Andy serves as president of the Lawn Care Association of Wisconsin and volunteers with Project Healing Waters. Andy also takes part on the "Friends of Clean Lakes" board for the Clean Lakes Alliance. When Andy is away from the office, you can find him fly fishing in one of Wisconsin's beautiful streams, spending time with his wife Nicole, or playing games with their two children, Dawson and Logan, on their lawn at home.

Dr. Brad DeBels | Director of Operations

Brad graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a PhD in Soil Science and a B.S. degree in Agronomy. Brad spent 7 years with the O.J. Noer Turfgrass and Education facility, and has presented at the Wisconsin & Illinois Golf Course Superintendents Association. He has written articles for Green Side Up, Grass Roots, and multiple scientific publications. In his spare time, Brad enjoys cooking, hiking, and spending time with his two dogs, Ella and Oaklie.

"I truly enjoy having the opportunity to meet new and existing customers. It is fantastic to see the amount of joy a beautiful lawn and landscape can provide."

Cris Putzer | Operations Manager

Cris is the Operations Manager of our Fox Valley, WI branch. Cris began as a Lawn Care Professional with Weed Man, and moved his way up in management. His continued dedication to excellence and his expertise in lawn care have proven to be a valuable resource for our staff and customers alike.

Josh Hall | Sales Manager

Josh began at Weed Man as a Lawn Care Professional, and quickly grew into management. Josh is the Sales Manager here in Madison, WI, and enjoys the family environment Weed Man Lawn Care provides. In his spare time, Josh enjoys playing a variety of musical instruments, and spending time with his wife and two dogs.

Spencer | Multimedia Designer & Social Media Strategist

With over 8 years of experience in multimedia design and photography, Spencer's passion for design and marketing are fueled by a zeal for presentation and detail. Spencer enjoys directing, designing, and developing custom content for our customers including newsletters, videos, flyers, and much more.

Matt | Customer Service Manager

Customer Service Manager by day, obscure Metal band CD collector by night, Matt truly enjoys working for Weed Man Lawn Care. "The family atmosphere we have here is what makes coming to work so rewarding." When Matt isn't at work or collecting CD's, he can be found watching Sons of Anarchy or Inception.

Casie | Customer Service Representative

Sewing enthusiast and dog lover, Casie says she enjoys working with Weed Man Lawn Care customers. "It feels great knowing you helped someone expand their knowledge of lawn care!” After work, Casie can be found curled up with her dog Roxie watching Once Upon a Time or The Little Rascals.

Casey | Customer Service Representative

Fishing aficionado and connoisseur, Casey enjoys working alongside her colleagues at Weed Man Lawn Care. “The passion everyone has for lawn care is really inspiring; it makes me excited to come to work every day!” At home, Casey enjoys watching Scandal with her cat Gizzy and cooking her favorite dish, Cheeseburger Soup!
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