Terry Teakell, ISA Certified Arborist


Territory and Services:

Terry is an ISA Certified Arborist working out of SavATree’s Norcross, Georgia branch. He provides expert tree, shrub and lawn care to clients in and around Alpharetta, Cumming, Atlanta, and Gainsville, GA. Terry and the team of professionals working out of the Norcross branch are highly trained to treat and diagnose issues unique to the landscape of the Alpharetta, GA area. Some popular services that he offers to clients in the Alpharetta areas include tree removal and take downs, tree pruning and trimming, shrub services including fertilization and trimming, organic lawn care and other organic care options, tree and lawn fertilization, lawn and tree disease diagnosis, prevention and treatment, lawn seeding, lawn aeration and pest control including mosquito and tick treatments. If you would like a qualified arborist to come out to your property and design a custom program unique to your needs and wants, then look no further than the SavATree team. Contact us. We look forward to working with you!

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (770) 889-2822


Terry has spend 39 years in the green industry, working for four companies in the greater Atlanta area. He has filled roles from groundsman to Vice President of Maintenance Operations.


Terry has almost 40 years of on-the-job experience.

Industry Involvement, Awards and Certifications:

  • ISA Certified Arborist
  • ISA Certified Utility Arborist
  • TRAQ
  • CTSP
  • Certified Georgia Nurseryman
  • Certified Sports Turfgrass Manager
  • Certified Landscape Irrigation Auditor
  • GSWCC Level 1A Certified
  • Licensed GA Pesticide Applicator in Category 24, 26, 27


Terry has lived in the Atlanta area since 1972. Terry and his wife of 38 years are both active in their church and enjoy outdoor activities. Their dog, 5 cats, and 7 chickens also keep them quite busy and entertained!

Why He Became An Arborist:

“I was working in the landscape industry at the time I became a certified arborist. Becoming certified was a way for me to increase my knowledge about the industry and grow professionally.”

Customer Service Philosophy:

“I strive to treat customers as I would want to be treated. I view conflicts or issues as opportunities to grow. Above all else, I consider myself a customer relations manager.”

Community Involvement:

  • Church Deacon
  • Volunteer at several ministries

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