Our Story

A history still in the making...

Our Staff

Jordan Stevenson

Jordan Stevenson

Co-Owner & CEO

Jordan Stevenson is a local firefighter with a passion for providing quality landscaping services to the residents of Port Hope. He founded First Response Landscaping in 2017 as a part-time venture before deciding to dive into it full time in the winter of 2018. Jordan is constantly ensuring he maintains personal customer relationships and that his staff continue to focus on providing the quality work he strives for. For more checkout our company philosophy page or The Boss’s Blog!

Amanda Stokes

Amanda Stokes

Operations Manager

Amanda brings years of hospitality and environmental construction experience to the team. As operations manager she continues to ensure the FRL team remains efficient and on schedule! 

Rita Oates

Rita Oates

Maintenance Supervisor

Rita brings a university background in horticulture and a passion for plants to our maintenance team. Through her years of study, she has brought a scientific approach to our lawn and garden care programs at FRL. 

Brandon Laporta

Brandon Laporta

Hardscape Supervisor

Brandon has dedicated the majority of his professional life to the landscape industry and bringing outdoor dreams to life. Having a broad depth of knowledge in all facets of landscaping he continues to ensure our client’s dreams come true.

Matthew Mortensen

Matthew Mortensen

Carpentry Supervisor

Matt has a strong background in residential construction and a desire for outdoor landscape projects. He has combined this to facilitate magnificent outdoor woodworking projects that never fail to leave our clients amazed. 

Cecilia Diebold

Cecilia Diebold

Installation Supervisor

Cecilia is the latest addition to our management team. Having a university degree in agriculture, she brings a wide variety of skills to the team.