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- Floral Shop Management
- Greenhouse Management
- Landscape Design and Construction
- Landscape and Turf Maintenance
- Nursery and Garden Center Management
Judy Burgholzer, Program Coordinator/Advisor
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1058, (630) 942-3095
Brian Clement, Assistant Professor
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1059, (630) 942-2526
Amy Hull, Greenhouse Supervisor
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 0026, (630) 942-3806
Martin Bartz, Horticulture Lab Technician/Grower
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 0025, (630) 942-3807
Monica Miller, Program Specialist
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1008, (630) 942-3074
Peter Deeman, Program Advisor
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1047, (630) 942-2548
Business and Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592
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