Our Team

Our network of designers and landscape professionals are among the most well-respected in the industry.


Cari DeLaughter


Cari has worked in all aspects of the green industry and worked with Blue Ribbon for 34 years. She is the married mother of three, and enjoys cooking, hiking, and traveling.

Doug Mineart

Director of Operations

Doug relocated to Arkansas in 1990 to pursue his education in Environmental Science and graduated from the University of Arkansas College of Agriculture with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Soil and Water Science. He has been active in the green industry for over 30 years and has collaborated on projects ranging in scope from backyard makeovers to reforestation, watershed protection, and park construction. In his spare time, Doug enjoys spending time outdoors hunting, hiking, and camping.
Interested in joining our team?
Take a look at our open positions