Meet The Team

Robert McLeod Founder/CEO

Robert founded Heritage Landscape Services in 1986 after transiting from a career in farming. His entrepreneurial spirit and vision laid the groundwork for the company’s success today. Robert has promoted the landscape industry for many years and served as President of the Greater Columbia Landscape Association (GCLA) for several terms. Personally, Robert is the husband of Debbie, a proud grandfather of nine grandchildren, and is always available to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.

Ashley McLeod President

Ashley, son of Robert, grew up working in family business before college. After finishing Clemson in 2002, he returned and began to work in management. Ashley also works to promote this industry. He is past president of the GCLA and is currently President-Elect for the SC Green Industry Association. Personally, Ashley enjoys working in the garden and volunteers as a Cub Scout leader. He and his wife Anna have 4 children.

Kleck Harman Vice President of Landscape Installation

Kleck is the son-in-law of Robert. His interest in landscaping began in high school in his horticulture class and continues today. Kleck stays involved the industry through his membership in the GCLA, where he also served as president. Personally, he enjoys the great outdoors and USC football. He and his wife Carey have 4 children.

Kevin James Vice President of Landscape Maintenance

Kevin worked in the golf course industry for several years before moving to Midlands. He has a BS degree Turfgrass Management from Clemson. Kevin is also a certified Rainbird Two Wire Irrigation Operator and Maintainer. He is married and has two children. Kevin enjoys sports and manicuring his personal lawn.

Danny Holland Maintenance Supervisor

Danny has been in the landscape industry for many years and is able to use his experience to help maintain quality work with his crews. He enjoys sports and is another diehard USC Gamecock fan. Together, Danny and Christy have three children.

Mario Garcia Maintenance Supervisor

Mario leads the maintenance crews with expert management skills from his 20 years of experience serving in the US Army. Mario is married with two children. He loves fishing on Lake Murray and volunteering his time with the Cub Scouts.

Victor S Altamirano Irrigation Supervisor

Victor has been with the company many years and was promoted to a supervisor. He enjoys spending time with his wife and young daughter. Away from work, Victor enjoys playing basketball and spending time with his extended family.

Julio Torres Maintenance Supervisor

Julio has a passion for the green industry and has been in it for many years. He is able to use his experience to help maintain quality work with his crews. He enjoys outdoor activities with his wife and daughter in his spare time.

Jesus Pilego Shop Manager

Jesus has extensive mechanical experience and the patience needed to handle any project. He is married with three children and enjoys working on electrical components and other projects during his time off.

Duffy Simpson Design/Bidding Manager

Duffy has over 25 years in the landscape industry and has developed an eye for design. He enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his wife and two children.

Ian Randolph Office Manager

Ian oversees IT, bookkeeping and human resources. Ian attended the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and has his associate degree in computer animation & multimedia. If not at the office, you can find Ian kayaking on one of the local rivers.

I have had the pleasure of working with Heritage Landscape Services over the past 5+ years, and cannot recommend them highly enough. From installation through maintenance, they have always exceeded my expectations. Their dependability and commitment to their clients’ needs, only add to the value of having them on your project.

- M. Congdon