The Absolute Landscaping team has extensive experience in yard and hardscape design. From the ability to operate specialized equipment safely to knowledge in lawn treatment programs, we take pride and passion in our services, and we look forward to working with you.
Brendan Healy — President/CEO
Brendan has been in the construction industry for 25 years. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Stonehill College. Specializing in landscape/ hardscape design and construction, he is certified in the construction of segmental retaining walls and in the construction of interlocking pavement systems (pavers). Brendan is also a Canton Police officer, serving since 2005.
Brian O’Toole — Vice President/Treasurer
Brian is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. Brian holds a pesticide certification/applicators license with The Dept. of Agriculture that allows him to create and implement comprehensive lawn treatment programs. He also holds a hoisting engineer license with The Dept. of Public Safety. This allows him to operate specialized equipment, integral to being a full service landscape and snow company.
Melissa Healy – Chief Financial Officer
Melissa has worked in the investment banking industry for over 10 years, most recently in the Municipal Securities Division of Citigroup. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Stonehill College and an MBA from the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver.
Donald LaMarr – Fleet Operations Manager
Don has worked in the automotive industry for most of his life. He is retired from the Bristol County Sheriff’s Department, and most recently worked as a Maintenance Superintendent. He has extensive knowledge about repairing trucks, cars, and landscaping equipment. He will oversee the maintenance of Absolute Landscaping’s equipment and vehicles.
Laura Janelli – Office Manager
Laura has 15 years experience in financial services, always working hard to help her clients. She holds a degree in Business Administration from Stonehill College. Laura also enjoys teaching group fitness classes at the Stoughton YMCA and Council on Aging, and volunteering for Stoughton Public Schools.
Kathy Anderson – Project Coordinator
Kathy attended business school and worked in Market Research for several years. After moving to Massachusetts, she spent over ten years in the corporate world as an Executive Assistant supporting boards and CEOs. She is a lover of art and nature, and helps pave the way for better health through essential oils. Her more recent work experience includes hands-on horticulture, support and engagement activities at both Pakeen Farm as well as The Trustees’ Eleanor Cabot Bradley Estate here in Canton. Kathy continues to be an active member of the Canton community and supporter of its school system.