Jason Chester, Arborist

Territory and Services:

Jason is an ISA Certified Arborist working out of SavATree’s Destin, Florida branch. He provides expert tree and shrub care to clients in and around Destin, Niceville, Freeport and Santa Rosa Beach, FL. Jason and the team of professionals working out of the Destin branch are highly trained to treat and diagnose issues unique to the landscape of the Florida panhandle area. Some popular services that he offers to clients in the Florida panhandle area include tree removal and take downs, tree pruning and trimming, shrub services including fertilization and trimming, tree fertilization, tree disease diagnosis, prevention and treatment, 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: (850) 267-3384


Jason worked with Arborguard Tree Specialists where he learned from the ground up as a Plant Health Care Specialist for two years before becoming a consulting and sales arborist. In 2002, he joined Downey Trees as an arborist, and helped them expand to operating in Destin, Florida.


Jason graduated from ABAC in 1996 with an Associate Degree in Forest Technology.


Jason was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia before moving to Panama City Beach with his wife and two children to open the Downey Tree branch in that area. The whole family enjoys fishing, baseball, and being outdoors!

Why He Became An Arborist:

“I could not work in an office and I have always enjoyed being outside.”

Customer Service Philosophy:

“Always try to educate people on proper tree care and give them options that best suit their needs as well as their budget.”