Our Team

  • Doug Taylor

    Lead Climbing Arborist

    Doug joined the team in the Spring of 2020. Hailing from eastern Canada, Doug landed in the GTA and completed his Horticultural degree at Niagra College. He made the move out west to be closer to the mountains, and to further his career as an Arborist with Open Canopy. It’s obvious from the moment you […]

  • Jeremy Blumes

    Ground Control Manager

    Jeremy took a position with Open Canopy in April of 2020, as out lead groundsman. During the off season, Jeremy can be found behind the bench coaching hockey. The strong work ethic and organizational skill needed to coach, shines through on site when he’s working with the trees!

  • Jeremy Nicol


    Jeremy started Open Canopy back in 2015, with the intention of becoming Calgarys premiere Tree Service. Growing up in Northern Ontario, Jeremy honed his outdoor skills from a young age, clearing Read more >>

  • Max Nelson

    Climbing Arborist

    Max just celebrated his 1 year anniversary with Open canopy. Before Max started with Open Canopy, he spent most of his time behind the wheel of a grader driving the long boring grid roads in Saskatchewan. Max’s passion for rock climbing, and love for the outdoors had him seeking a new career path. Since June […]