From the office to the job site, it takes a team to make it all happen.

Jeff AronsonPresident
Jeff is the founder and driving force behind As You Like It Landscaping. He’s a graduate of the University of Maryland with a degree in Horticulture and Design. He started his company while he was still a student, and has been growing AYLI from a small maintenance business to the niche design/build and estate maintenance company of today ever since.

When Jeff isn’t working, he’s busy mentoring through Entrepreneurs Organization, golfing, and spending time with his wife and 3 children on their farm in Maryland.

Patrick WicklineVice President, Operations
Patrick is a graduate of the George Washington University Landscape Design Program, and wears many hats for AYLI. He oversees all design and installation projects, ensuring quality and client satisfaction. He reviews maintenance projects on a regular basis, and continues to design new projects. When Patrick isn’t working, he stays busy with his wife and young sons in Virginia.

Our Affiliations

  • Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)

  • Landscape Design Group (LDG)

  • Entrepreneurs Organization (EO)

  • Maryland Nursery Association

  • Belgard Authorized Installers

  • ICPI Certified/Member
Andrew FrenchProduction Manager and Construction Specialist
Andrew has developed a wide range of expertise in his 20 years in the landscape industry. His background includes project and operations management, and a strong technical education in construction, turf management, plant care and pest management.
Linda WallBusiness Manager
Linda has worked with our sister company Calco Fence for many years and knows the landscape industry well. She serves as the Business Manager for both AYLI and Calco.
Tina KaramExecutive Administrative Assistant
Tina keeps the front office running smoothly. We’re a family-friendly company, and you may hear her young son playing in the background when you call!
Patrick MurphyLandscape Designer
After years on Capitol Hill, Patrick began his design career as a graduate of the George Washington University Landscape Design program. His beautiful designs have brought us many happy clients over the years. Patrick is based in the Alexandria area and works around the DC area.
Beth GinterSustainable Landscapes Consultant
Beth is a graduate of the George Washington University with a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Landscapes. She is a native plant enthusiast and, in addition to her design work, serves as Coordinator for the Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional Certification.
Maureen RobinsonLandscape Designer
After a first career in Biochemistry, Maureen attended the George Washington University Landscape Design program in 2007 and has been working as a designer ever since. When she isn’t working, she’s probably reading, jogging, or gardening with her family in Arlington.