Buchholz Nursery Acquires New Management

Nov 17, 2023
Buchholz Nursery adds to management team

Matthew and Timothy Nichols, owners of Buchholz and Buchholz Nursery, have announced that Joel Johnson has joined their team as chief operating officer/nursery manager and Jordan Ellis as horticultural manager at the 25-acre nursery in Gaston, Oregon. 

With over 20 years of experience in the wholesale plant nursery industry, Johnson has extensive knowledge in maple and conifer specimens, nursery sales experience, and marketing, leadership, and industry-specific strategy for company growth and development.

“I am excited to continue to build on the legacy of this company, the success of Mr.Maple.com and to apply the principles of nursery management, business marketing, and customer relations to elevate this brand to the next level,” Johnson said. 

Jordan Ellis attended Oregon State University, where he graduated cum laude with a degree in horticulture concentrated in sustainable production. He has worked in various nurseries ranging from retail to wholesale in the Gulf, East and West Coast regions.