Buckley Tree Service, Inc. was founded in 1963 by Patrick Buckley. Tim Harris joined the team in 1982 and after working for the company for 12 years, purchased the Corporation on July 1, 1994. We expanded from one location in Waukesha to three locations. We opened the Mequon location in 1997, and the Sauk City location in May 2007.
With 17 ISA Certified Arborists, 7 CTSPs (Certified Tree Care Safety Professional) and 3 Tree Risk Assessment Qualified (TRAQ) Arborists on the Buckley team, we have the expertise to help you care for the health of your trees so your home is always beautiful.
We strive …
- To serve our clients better than any other service organization while providing excellence in professional tree care.
- To provide a safe, challenging, growth-oriented environment for all employees.
- To provide a strong contribution to the company.
- To enjoy life, the clients we serve, the trees we care for and the time we invest here.
The Buckley Family Tree
Tim started as a Spray Technician in 1982, progressed to Plant Health Care Supervisor, Sales, General Manager and then bought the company in 1994. Tim currently manages his existing clients in addition to managing all operations of the Company.
"Under my leadership, my team has gone from a seven employee, one-office Company to a 40 employee, three-office Company."
Bill services Waukesha County. Bill was hired by Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists" on June 8, 1987 in the Tree Work department, moving to Sales and is currently the General Manager of our New Berlin location. Bill is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys woodworking.
Bob services the North Shore and Ozaukee County areas. He was hired by Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists" in April 1997. Bob graduated from UW-Stevens Point in 1986 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Urban Forestry. Bob enjoys fishing in his spare time.
Chris services the Sauk City and the Greater Madison area. He was hired by Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists" on May 14, 2007. Chris graduated from UW-Stevens Point in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Urban Forestry. Chris enjoys fishing, hunting, skiing and time spent with family.
Ed services Wauwatosa, Elm Grove, Brookfield, New Berlin and the Milwaukee County area south of I-94. Ed has had 3 separate stints with Buckley, 1985 to 1990, 1993 and 2002 to present with an arborist position sandwiched in between in Houston, Texas. He graduated in 1985 from UW-Milwaukee with a Bachelor of Science degree in Botany. Ed enjoys fishing, hunting, working in the yard and coaching his son’s basketball team in his spare time.
Andy services the North Shore and Ozaukee County. He was hired by Buckley "The Tree Care Specialists" in 1994 as a Plant Health Care Technician, promoted to PHC Supervisor before moving into sales. Andy graduated from Carroll College in 1993 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Environmental Science. On weekends, you can usually find Andy mountain-biking in the Kettle Moraine Forest.
Zach services the Verona and Greater Madison area. He was hired by Buckley “The Tree Care Specialists” in 2014 as a consulting arborist. He graduated from UW-Stevens Point in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Forest Management.
Tim services the Waukesha County area. He was hired by Buckley "The Tree Care Specialist" in 2007 and promoted to Plant Health Care Supervisor - New Berlin in 2015 before moving into sales. He graduated from UW-Milwaukee in 2010 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing. In his free time Tim enjoys golfing.
Edgar services the Ozaukee and Washington County areas. He was hired in 2014 working in the New Berlin pruning department, eventually transferring to the Mequon branch and becoming a crew leader. In 2016 Edgar took a position as a consulting Arborist in Dodge County but returned to Buckley in 2018. Edgar graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Conservation and Environmental Science from UW- Milwaukee. Edgar spends his free time camping, hiking, skiing, and playing beach volleyball.