About Us

About McEntire Landscaping, Inc.

All aspects of a design, from commercial to residential necessities, practicality to beautification, are visible throughout the north state.

For over 40-years, McEntire Landscaping, Inc., and McEntire Associates, located in Redding, California, has provided design-build services in Shasta and neighboring counties. As advancements in technology change, our company upgrades to the latest enhancements, including AutoCAD for designing and SMART Technology for irrigation and lighting systems.

Our full-service abilities start with a dedicated group of designers, arborists, landscape technicians, office-management staff, and supervisors. Accuracy and detail enable the collaborative teams to create designs and provide superior installations.

Our partners and vendors are integral to company operations. Helping us ensure renderings are accurate, chosen plant material is healthy, and delivered promptly.

Our commitment to our community started over forty years ago and continues to be built on trust, knowledge, and distinctive designs! Our dedication is continual in restoring, beautifying, enhancing, maintaining, and improving the landscapes of our Commerical and residential clients. We are McEntire Landscaping, Inc., and McEntire Associates.

Our Team

James ‘Gus’ McEntireOwner/President
He is licensed as both an A-General Contractor and a C-27 Landscape Contractor. An active member of the Shasta Builders Exchange for over 30 years. Past President of the local American Subcontractors Association. Certified with the International Society of Arboriculture, holds a Pest Control License, and provides pesticide and herbicide application. Current member and past President of the Rotary Club of Redding, Riverview Sunset. James established McEntire Landscaping, Inc. in 1978.

Debbie LeoneGeneral Manager
Debbie has been with McEntire Landscaping, Inc. since 1987 and handles the administration of all office duties, including office management, contract administration, Human Resources, payroll, and accounting. Debbie tracks all jobs, provides cost accounting reports, and assists with project estimating material and supply procurement and project coordination.

Terry PaseroConstruction Supervisor
Terry has been with McEntire Landscaping, Inc. since 1986. He oversees irrigation and landscape design and installation. He has diversified knowledge in construction design, layout, and equipment operation and possesses completion certificates in Supervision and Management. Terry has also completed various irrigation manufacturer installation courses and sponsored landscape element training sessions. Terry oversees multiple projects and is responsible for project coordination from pre-construction to final inspection and acceptance.

James ‘Jim’ Coats – Designer
Jim previously worked for the City of Redding. He spent his first 17-years in the Public Works Department, and his last 18-years as GIS Manager, in the Development Services Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Division. Jim has extensive experience in engineering CAD drawings various forms of presentation graphics, including mapping, thematic and map presentations. Additional knowledge and experiences include landscape and irrigation design, with a vast emphasis on City requirements, erosion, and sediment control design. Also, Jim has attended both the Rainbird and Toro Irrigation Schools for residential and commercial irrigation. He also took the Rainbird courses for Institutional and Sports Fields.

Traci Carr – Designer
Traci is a certified Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) and a member of the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD), Sacramento District California Chapter. She designs and assists in creating vibrant yet functional commercial, residential, low impact development (LID), firescaping, and watershed landscape renderings. Designs also include irrigation systems and irrigation as-builts. Her research skills are extensive and used applicably for gathering content for each plan. Traci holds several degrees ranging from an AA to an EdD. Her most recent achievement in the Green Industry is an AS Ornamental Horticulture degree.

Jesse ServantesMaintenance Supervisor
Jesse is the IT/Maintenance Coordinator. He has been with  McEntire Landscaping, Inc., since 1989 and has over 25 years of landscaping experience. He oversees all maintenance projects, residential and commercial, including maintenance for construction projects installed by McEntire Landscaping for the specified contract period. Jesse possesses completion certificates in Supervision and Management. He also holds certifications as an Arborist with ISA and Pest Control Applicator and is trained in CADD and IT technologies.