Owner and President
Corbin studied business and marketing at BYU-Idaho. He joined the family business full-time in 1997. In 2003 his Father Duane Snow retired, selling the business to his son. Corbin is the sole owner and President of the company. He is responsible for managing, building and driving business development, bringing over 20 years of business and horticultural experience to the landscape industry. His passion for landscapes started at an early age while working with his father and Grandpa in the family business. In 2008 he and the business were recognized as the National Landscape Company of the year. Corbin oversees every project and enjoys the relationships he is able to build with customers throughout the design and installation process. He loves spending time with his Family, Church, Traveling, Hiking, Photography, Basketball, Beach, Waves, Sunsets, Sunrises, Food, and all things UVA. Happy Gardening!
Norm is our Operations Manager and Buyer. He’s been here at Snow’s since October of 1987, working at different times in the Garden Center, Grounds Maintenance, and Landscape divisions. He graduated with a degree in Ornamental Horticulture in 1986 from BYU. He has taught the turf portion of the Master Gardener Training Course with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service for several years. He is also the co-host of the Snowknows Garden Show each Saturday morning on WCHV radio.
Garden Center Manager
Crystal has been the manager of Snow’s Garden Center since the spring of 2015. She has a Horticulture degree from Virginia Tech, is a Virginia Certified Horticulturalist, and is Espoma and Proven Winners Certified. From age 15, she has worked in the green industry in one way or another and has always had a passion for plants. Crystal married her husband, Hector, at the garden center in 2016 surrounded by plants and flowers that she maintains beautifully. Crystal welcomed her daughter, Dahlia into the world in October 2018. She has a list of trees she wants to visit all over the world and plans every family vacation around gardens, arboretums, or the outdoors. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, collecting rocks (her desk is covered with quartz), and eating spicy food.
Cindy Conner has been a designer here at Snow’s since 2004. She originally worked for Duane Snow starting all the way back in 1987. She started out working in the Garden Center and later was promoted to a Landscape Foreman on one of the installation crews. Snows offered a program which would pay for horticultural college courses and credits. She fell in love with gardening, plants, landscapes and design through her time on a crew and attending college. Cindy is super outgoing and loves meeting with new customers. Cindy is an animal lover and loves designing durable and functional landscapes for you and your pets. She loves chain saw art, antiquing, gardening and riding her 2017 Harley Davidson chopper throughout Virginia’s beautiful scenic landscapes. She loves working at Snows, consulting with customers on their landscape needs, and designing and installing projects. She enjoys meeting all the different personalities when she consults with people, discussing landscaping or just offering ideas and chatting.
Landscape Designer (CAD)
BA Business Administration – Lenoir-Rhyne College, NC
AAS Horticulture Technology – J Sargeant Reynolds, VA
Certificate Studies in Horticultural Therapy – Colorado State University
Janice joined the Snows team in the spring of 2013. She started in the company by working in our Garden Center where she blossomed into one of our best and most knowledgeable team members. In 2015 she expressed a strong interest in furthering her career by becoming a landscape designer. Janice has a genuine love and passion for what she does and it shows in her thoughtful designs and detail she puts into every project.
She loves to garden, cook, and the outdoors. Her real joy and happiness though comes from her family and grandchildren.
Kate is a native of Charlottesville, has a Bachelor of Science in fine Arts-Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY and a Masters Landscape Architecture-UVA.
She has been a practicing landscape architect for 26 years, 22 of which was spent in Washington DC and Northern Virginia
The focus of her work is designing gardens and developing masterplans for private residences. Her projects have included small townhouse garden rooms, as well as sweeping landscape plans that have included gardens, pools, sport courts, patios, and outdoor kitchens.
Another focus of her work has been, developing long term master plans for Home Owners
Associations. Helping associations get a handle on maintenance from drainage and tree work, to designing and guiding future enhancement projects to help keep association common grounds up to date and looking beautiful in a cost-effective manner.
She loves to garden and cook. She especially loves to cook outdoors; She says she is a BBQ enthusiast. She enjoys riding her motorcycle around our beautiful countryside, and she loves all Wahoo sports!
Landscape Designer (CAD and 3-D)
Brad graduated from Penn State in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Contracting, with an emphasis on designing and building. He has been working in the landscape industry for 5 years, which began with an experience working for a small, residential company in Maryland. After that, he was hired as an intern with ValleyCrest, now Bright View, where he learned the ins-and-outs of the commercial landscape industry. After graduating from college, he worked at Live Green Landscape Associates in Maryland as a commercial foreman for a year and a half before becoming a designer for Sun Nurseries. In January of 2018, he decided to make the move from Pennsylvania to Virginia to be closer to his fiancée. That move is what brought him here to Snow’s where he is a Landscape Designer. In his free time, he likes to venture out into Charlottesville, and the surrounding areas finding new places to hike, eat and spend time.
Landscape Maintenance Manager
Aaron was born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley. He studied Arboriculture at Blue Ridge Community College. He has six years of experience in lawn care and landscape maintenance. He’s passionate about the environment, sustainable living and organic gardening. He is looking forward to serving the community here in central Virginia.
Tammy joined our team here at Snow’s Garden Center in May 2016 taking the position of
Office Manager. She wears many hats that help keep our office, garden center and landscape/hardscape dept running like a well-oiled machine. She is the first person you talk to when you call to set up a consultation for your landscape/hardscape projects and will place you with the best estimator/designer that matches your project needs. She will be your point person from beginning to end of the project and any questions in between.
Prior to starting at Snow’s, she was the Office Manager for 11 years at Dixon Disposal a family run local business that serviced our community for 40 yrs. She enjoyed working with the customers, employees and other local companies. While she was there, they partnered with Snow’s Garden Center for “The Cville Go Green Fest”, that brought together local companies to talk about and show their Green footprint for our beautiful city Charlottesville!
On her free time away from Snow’s, she likes to spend time with her friends & family, travel, eat at great restaurants, scrapbook and follow all UVA sports, Go HOOS!