Shannon Flaherty has almost two decades of experience with native plants and seed and their environmental restoration potential. Her current role involves coordinating large projects and all aspects of native seed collection for the Wisconsin office. This includes training and supervising seed cleaning and collection, pulling plants and seed, ordering material, and shipping the product to clients.
Flaherty also directs the nursery staff and keeps a keen eye on the maintenance of the production beds at the Wisconsin nursery grounds. She is the Safety Coordinator for Taylor Creek Restoration Nurseries, where she oversees the safety functions of the nursery, conducts monthly inspections, and organizes employee training.
Flaherty’s skill set includes safety management, seed collection and propagation, and project management. Her background in psychology and counseling has also made her successful in customer service, strategic planning, and leadership roles.