Emily Rushka, ISA Certified Arborist

Territory and Services:

Emily operates out of SavATree’s Redwood City, CA branch. She provides comprehensive tree and shrub services to Belmont, San Mateo, Hillsborough, and Burlingame, CA. Some of the most popular services provided by Emily and the team include tree fertilization, tree pruning, tree removal, tree disease treatments, shrub fertilization, and shrub and hedge trimming. If you would like to have your property assessed by a certified arborist, look no further than the professionals at SavATree. Ready to schedule your free consultation? Contact us.

Email: [email protected]

Phone: (650) 460-8669


Bachelor of Science in Biology, Minor in Environmental Horticulture


  • ISA Certified Arborist


“I graduated from the University of California, Davis with a degree in Biology and a minor in Environmental Horticulture. While at UC Davis, I spent most of my time working in the Environmental Horticulture greenhouses, where I developed a passion for Plant Biology. My passion for Horticulture and Plant Biology has led me to Arboriculture, and as a Certified Arborist I am excited to help my clients with their landscape and trees.”

Why She Became an Arborist:

“I have been passionate about gardening and spending time outdoors for my whole life. This is what led me to pursuing a degree in Biology and ultimately toward Arboriculture. I have learned through my education and time outdoors that trees are extremely valuable both environmentally and aesthetically. I am excited to work with customers to maintain the health and beauty of their trees.”

Customer Service Philosophy:

“My goal is to build solid relationships with my customers by listening to their needs and incorporating them while making the right choices for their trees and the changing needs of their landscape.”

Fun Fact:

“I was born and raised in San Mateo, and am excited to work in and around my hometown!”


Territory List:




San Mateo