Brent DeJong – Landscape Manager  

Brent has 20 years of landscaping experience, 16 with Ground Effects. His role is essential at Ground Effects, ensuring the productivity of the landscape department. He manages the landscape schedule, landscape inquiries, installation crews and quality control, guaranteeing the happiness of customers and employees alike.

Email: brent@scgroundeffects.com


Andrea Langel – Landscape Architect:PLA, ASLA, CLARB

Andrea is a landscape architect with 10 years of experience with 4 years at Ground Effects.  Her corporate and commercial design experience and background allows her to plan big; producing masterplans, campus designs, streetscapes and much more.  Although she excels at planning big, her small town upbringing allows her to also design for the Sioux County resident.

Email: andrea@scgroundeffects.com


Morgan Aalgaard – Landscape Architect in Training

Morgan, a graduate of the Landscape Architecture Program at Iowa State University, joined the Ground Effects team in early 2015. She has four years of residential design experience, taking pride in working with all types of clients: residential, commercial and public.

Email: morgan@scgroundeffects.com


Dave Meeuwsen – Landscape Inventory Specialist 

Dave has been with Ground Effects almost from the beginning so it makes sense that he has an extensive knowledge of the materials we carry. We have hundreds of products in our inventory, supplying our landscape projects as well as our wholesale customers. Dave manages and organizes Ground Effect’s inventory making sure our landscape customers can find what they need. He always keeps things running smoothly out in the landscape yard.


Matthew Hill – Landscape Foreman 

With years of landscape installation and construction experience, Matt is the foreman you would want on your job. He has a creative mind and strives for excellence in each project he works on. Matt has a way of finding innovative solutions to any problems that may arise on a job.