Our team of landscape contractors and design experts


Lindsey Best

Horticulture Technician, part of the Hansen Team since 2012

Lindsey began her affiliation with Hansen Lawn & Gardens Ltd. in 2012. With her outstanding interpersonal skills and knowledge of the industry she has quickly become an exceptional member of our client service team. Lindsey has the knowledge through her completion of the Horticulture program at Algonquin and industry experience to thoroughly understand our clients’ needs and make the best possible recommendations for each individual home. She continues to strive for success by regularly participating in industry courses and is truly a rising star at Hansen.


Mike Reid

ICPI certified, Certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer, and Smart About Salt certified, part of the Hansen Team since 2001

Mike joined the Hansen team in 2001. Through extensive hard work he not only achieved his Interlock Concrete Pavement Institute certification (ICPI) but also his Segmental Retaining Wall Installer certification (CSRWI), and Smart About Salt certification. With his industry education, inherent creativity and leadership skills Mike manages our landscape projects team in creating with precision some of the most beautiful landscapes for our extraordinary clients.


Troy Sadorsky

CLT, Landscape Industry certified and Smart About Salt certified, part of the Hansen Team since 1999

Troy became a member of Hansen Lawn & Gardens in 1999. It was not long after his beginnings with Hansen that Troy began to develop his understanding of the industry through hands-on experience and industry education. Troy is Landscape Industry Certified and Smart About Salt Certified. With his intricate understanding of turf and garden management Troy leads the property maintenance, garden and soft landscape teams to provide our clients with the best service that is right for their lawn and gardens


Ed Hansen

Past President of Landscape Ontario Ottawa Chapter, chair of the Algonquin College Horticulture Industry Advisory Committee, founder of Hansen Lawn & Gardens Ltd.

In 1988 Ed began his journey with the landscape industry in 1988. He has made a tremendous impact on the industry by being a leader through various organizations and education. He is an active member of Landscape Ontario, currently the President of Landscape Ontario-Ottawa Chapter heading the education committee, and being a member of the Canadian Nursery Landscape Association. Ed continues to give back to the community through his work as the chairman of the Cancer Survivors Park, as one of the founders and directors of Let’s Take a Swing at Cancer Golf Tournament and through his support of local sports organizations.https://www.greensideup.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=199&action=edit#