The Sound Team

At Sound, we are more than just a company, we are a team.  Sound encourages and teaches employees to look to the future by giving them opportunities for advancing within the company.  We try to sit down and encourage everyone to list out their specific goals (both personal and professional) so they have concrete steps on how best to meet them.

Join Us!

If you are interested in joining the team at Sound, please feel free to send us a resume.

Dusty Manderson

Owner

Dusty Manderson has been in the lawn care and landscaping industry since he started mowing lawns in high school.  He has been working in the field for over 18 years and has a vast knowledge of the industry.  His capabilities extend to all areas of lawn care and landscaping, including design.  Dusty co-owns Sound Landscaping, Inc. with his wife, Rebecca. 

He has been married for 12 years to his 7th grade crush, Rebecca (Bode) and together they have four kids.  Dusty is not only a devoted husband and father, he also served a complete term as a reserve member in the United States Air Force as a firefighter.

Rebecca Manderson

Owner

Rebecca Manderson has been behind the scenes keeping Sound running.  She has a background in law with a paralegal degree.  She works hard at the office throughout the week and you’ll often find her at home working on her laptop.

With husband Dusty, they have four amazing kids who take up most of her “spare” time with homeschooling.

George Kaage, Jr.

Landscape Designer and Estimator

Providing landscape and irrigation design services, estimation and project management throughout the Pacific Northwest. George’s main focus is the design of residential, resort residential / vacation homes, and commercial development.

Skills: Residential homes, sustainable design, sketch up, landscape, green building, irrigation, landscape architecture, landscape design, renovation, landscape management, ecology, landscape construction, planting plans, architectural design, parks, site planning, streetscapes, construction, submittals.

BLA Landscape Architecture, University of Idaho

Activities and Societies: WSNLA, CPH, ACECA, member of Washington Society of Nursery & Landscape Assoc., Certified Professional Horticulturist and Army Corp. of Eng. Wetland Delineation

Shawn Christler

Landscape Project Manager

With over 20 years of experience commercial and residential landscape construction and irrigation, Shawn facilitates a smooth process from start to finish.

David Bach

Landscape Maintenance Manager

David is one of the Lawn Care Managers for Sound; he has been with us since 2016.

Erik Tracy

Landscaping Maintenance Manager

After 2 full seasons with Sound, Erik was promoted to Landscaping Maintenance Manager in 2018.