Garden Center Team

Jake Thompson:

Jake started at Abrahamsons on the landscape crew while in college.  After graduating from the University of Kentucky with a degree in landscape architecture, he transitioned into the role of full-time designer.  With his background of installation knowledge and an education in design, Jake prides himself on creating beautiful yet functional spaces.  Jake is easy to communicate with and is always striving to make each customer as happy as possible.  In 2022, Jake transitioned into the role of General Manager of Abrahamson Nurseries where he oversees and coordinates between all aspects of the business.  In his spare time, Jake loves spending time with his wife and 2 boys.  Some of his favorite things to do are camping, hiking, playing sports, and sitting around a bonfire with his family and friends.


Craig joined our team in January 2017 as our Retail Operations Manager. He spends his time at all three of our retail locations managing the teams and making sure our customers have the best shopping experience possible. Craig brings with him nearly 25 years of managerial experience from other independent garden centers in the Twin Cities area and uses that experience to take care of all the details that make our stores run smoothly.


Our retail team has many combined years of experience in the garden center industry. Because of this, we can help answer any question you may have about your yard and landscape. Whether you have a question about plants, bugs, or garden d├ęcor, we can help! We pride ourselves on providing friendly, timely, and knowledgeable customer service each and every day.