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Sales Team

Introducing the Kankakee Nursery Sales Team! 

Tom Fister

Sales Territory: Indiana, Michigan

A green industry lifer, Tom joined Kankakee Nursery in the spring of 2007 after previous stints at ChemLawn (now TruGreen) and Imperial Nursery. Tom holds a bachelor's degree in forest management from the University of Illinois and serves our customers in Indiana and Michigan.

Phone: 219-742-0254


Pete Reeser

Sales Territory: Colorado, Minnesota

Pete has covered the Rocky Mountain states for Kankakee since 1996 and Minnesota since 2016. Pete has been in the nursery industry for almost 40 years, gaining experience from management positions in retail/wholesale garden centers and in field-growing operations. He holds a degree in botany from Eastern Illinois University.

Phone: 719-671-4462


Michael Porter

Sales Territory: Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri, Wisconsin

Michael began his Kankakee Nursery career in August 2021 after spending the previous 12 years at Studebaker Nurseries in Ohio. Michael has a degree in horticulture from the University of Michigan and services customers in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Wisconsin for Kankakee.

Phone: 815-391-0987 


Pete Worth-Sales & Marketing Manager

Sales Territory: All other states/provinces

Pete joined Kankakee in the summer of 2009 as a sales assistant before taking over managerial duties in 2022. In addition to his sales responsibilities, Pete also leads our logistics and creates our marketing strategies. He holds a bachelor's degree from Marquette University.

Phone: 815-614-5556

Kankakee Nursery Sales Team

Get in touch with your respective sales representative to book your next order of beautiful Kankakee Nursery plants!