Salazar Landscaping was found by California native Jessie Salazar. With Jessie’s education in landscape architecture from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo as well as years of experience being a licensed landscape contractor plus over twenty years of experience in the landscape industry from many other associates, they form the perfect team. 



Jessie takes great passion in creating enjoyable spaces and landscapes for people. Jessie became a licensed landscape contractor in 2014 and proceeded to receive a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo as well as an Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts: Social and Behavior Science from Santa Monica College. Most recently he has become a certified pesticide applicator receiving a Department of Pesticide Qualified Applicator License. Jessie thrives to make this world a better place, one landscape at a time.

abel salazar

Project Manager/Founder

Irrigation Specialist


Abel started working in the landscape industry at the age of 17 and has never looked back. Abel is passionated about creating sustainable landscape's that require minimal attention. Abel believes plants not only serve the purpose of aesthetic's but can also be therapeutic. 



Administrative Director

Beatriz handles the every day administrative work of the office. She enjoys learning from interactions people have with the landscape and how green spaces positively have an impact on people. With her education in social and behavioral science, she strives to better understand how we can improve the experiences of people with our work.



Administrative Assistant

Amber is responsible for the accounting responsibilities as well as community outreach. Amber enjoys seeing the connections that a landscape can make within a community.



Project Manager

Elias enjoys identifying plants and learning how to use them to full potential in different project situations. He received a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. His interest in plants also has lead him to receive an Associate Degree in Horticulture as well as Master Gardener certification from Merced College. He emphasizes in his work the use of native vegetation.


Maintenance Manager



Eduardo takes great pride in providing safe and clean landscapes for people to enjoy. With over 20 years of experience in landscape maintenance he has developed the ability to be a leader in the landscape field.