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 J. Andrew Wagner
ISA Certified Arborist, #MA-4767A

 President of Wagner Tree Experts, Inc.  Andrew has been a practicing Arborist for six years, and an ISA Certified Arborist since July, 2007.  Before starting Wagner Tree Experts, Andrew grew up working with his father's tree service, Top Notch Tree Service.  While in college studying Biochemistry, Andrew worked as an arborist for Warren Wilson College, and worked maintaining the trees on the college's 100 acre campus.  Andrew has also worked for the International Society of Arboriculture in its Educational Goods and Services department.  There he help to create educational materials for arborists around the globe. 
  Now, as president of Wagner Tree, Andrew is committed to bringing top quality tree care to Asheville and Western North Carolina through education of the local arborist community and his customers. 
You can contact Andrew directly at wagnertreeexperts@hotmail.com 

Todd Gorham

Arborist, Climber

Todd recently graduated from Warren Wilson College where he was a Outdoor Leadership major and a member of the Tree Crew while he was a student.  Currently, he is developing his skills as a climber and studying to become a Certified Arborist through the ISA certification program.  Todd is also skilled at acrobatics and aerial arts in Asheville.















Chris Pribisco
Arborist and Career Problem Solver of all types

Beginning his career working in the lumber industry east of Pittsburg, Chris has been a climber and arborist for more than 15 years, and he has worked in Commercial arboricuture, Residential tree work and plant health care, as well as Utility clearance during this time.  Chris joined us as a partner after bringing his business, Black Mountain Tree Care together with Wagner Tree in July 2009.  Chris is available for consultation and free estimates by appointment at;


You can contact Chris directly at chrispribisco@hotmail.com 



Adam Mayton
Arborist, Climber, Ground Operations Specialist
Adam began working for Wagner Tree in July 2009, after working as a surveyor for several years.  Born and raised in Western North Carolina, Adam brought with him great experience working in the Appalacians and developing maps and inventories for our customers.  While new to climbing and tree work, Adam is quickly developing as our third climber and an excellent arborist.   You can reach Adam at bigwetsoul@hotmail.com.