Born and raised in the hills of Western Massachusetts, Kevin is a 1978 graduate of University of Massachusetts (UMass) Amherst Stockbridge School of Agriculture with a degree in Landscaping. He attended UMass Amherst Class of 1991 Urban Forestry and Vocational Education. Kevin has worked in the Horticulture field since the age of 14, and is presently employed as a paraprofessional at Franklin County Vo/Tech High School in Turners Falls, MA in Special Education. In his free time, Kevin loves singing, cooking, and, of course, gardening. He is married and also enjoys spending time with his three children.