Tree Service & Lawn Care Expert Serving Highwood, IL

Alec Edwards, ISA Board Certified Master Arborist #IL-9045B

ISA Certified Arborist

Territory and Services:

Alec operates out of SavATree’s Northbrook, IL branch. He provides comprehensive tree, shrub, lawn, tick and deer services to Lake Forest, Highland Park, Highwood, Mettawa, Prairieview, and Fort Sheridan, IL. Each certified arborist and specialist working out of our Northbrook branch is uniquely qualified to diagnose and treat landscape issues specific to the Chicago, IL area. Alec is a seasoned professional with several years of experience working in the Highwood area. Some popular services he offers to clients include tree removal, tree pruning, organic lawn care and other organic treatment options, tree and lawn fertilization, lawn and tree disease diagnosis, prevention and treatment, shrub services including trimming and fertilization, lawn seeding, lawn aeration, weed control, deer repellents and pest control including our organic tick and mosquito treatments. If you would like to have an ISA Certified Arborist come out to your property to set up a custom tree, shrub and lawn program tailored to your unique wants and needs, look no further than Alec and the experts at SavATree. Call us today.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (847) 729-1963


Alec earned his degree in Agricultural Science with a concentration in Urban Forestry from Western Illinois University


Alec has been practicing and studying arboriculture since 2008. He began as a field worker for Champaign County Forest Preserve District, worked as a Field Data Collection Assistant for the Morton Arboretum in 2010, served as assistant to the campus arborist at Western Illinois University, and began his professional career in 2011 after graduation. Since then, he’s held various roles ranging from Plant Health Care Specialist and Groundman to Sales and Branch Management for various tree care companies in Illinois, Texas, and Arizona.

Industry Involvement, Awards and Certifications:

  • ISA Board Certified Master Arborist #IL-9045B
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified (TRAQ)
  • Member of ISA and Illinois Arborist Association


Alec is originally from the Champaign, IL area and currently reside in Chicago. He has a senior blue heeler/rottweiler mix named Django. In his spare time, he enjoy strength training, going to live sporting events, and collecting watches.

Why He Became An Arborist:

“I knew from a very early age that I need to work outside. I was immediately drawn to arboriculture because of the constantly changing nature of the profession and the positive impact I can have on my clients’ properties. I couldn’t imagine doing anything else.”

Your Customer Service Philosophy

I strive to provide an effortless customer experience by delivering on my promises, fulfilling my clients’ needs in a timely manner, and standing behind my work to ensure results.

Territory List:

Lake Forest
Highland Park
Fort Sheridan

If you need tree service or lawn care, call and schedule a free arborist consultation today.