Meet Our Team

Gary Magie: President and General Manager
[Photo: Gary W. Magie]
Been with West Chester Lawn Care since: Establishment in 1984
Related work history and credentials:
Helped found company while maintaining and managing a farm business. Has worked in all aspects of the company to earn the current position of President since 2004. Has been an ODA licensed pesticide applicator for ornamentals and turf since 1987 and licensed for vertebrae animals since 2007. Has been an ONLA Certified Landscape Technician since 2007.
Likes and Interests:
Enjoys church activities, spending time with family and friends, farming, gardening, and traveling. Married to wife Elaine since 1986 and they have five children: Benjamin, Andrew, Claire, Hannah, and Jacob. Also have one grandchild named Caleb.


Al Helsley: Lawn Care Technician

Al Helsley

Been with West Chester Lawn Care since: October 2013
Related work history and credentials:
Has an agricultural background due to being raised on a farm. Al also has over 25 years in the retail and delivery services and brings his experiences and supervisory skills to the team.
Likes and Interests:
Enjoys spending time with grandkids and playing golf. Also volunteers free time to help several local sports organizations including Monroe High School’s football program.

Art Wilson: Lawn and Landscape Supervisor


Been with West Chester Lawn Care since: February 2008
Related work history and credentials:
Art is our go-to guy for just about any project. He has been in the lawn and landscape industry since 1985 and has experience in several aspects of lawn maintenance, landscaping, and snow removal. Also has experience in many types of construction including: pavers, concrete, retaining walls, drainage, etc. Holds certificates for courses in agricultural mechanics and many others that are industry-related.
Likes and Interests:
Enjoys fishing, spending time with family and fiancé, auctions, going to his local Moose Lodge, home improvement projects, and nature walks.