About Desert Parks Landscaping Desert Parks Landscaping was started in 1996 by Chris Decker in Phoenix, Arizona. In 2005, after the Arizona division was relocated to northern California, the Company commenced the Chico Creek Wholesale Nursery operations. Our 55 acre facility is located north of the town of Chico. In 2007, Desert Parks Landscaping commenced the division of Pacific Site Management who performs landscape maintenance services throughout northern California. Their operation is based out of the Auburn headquarters. In 2012, Desert Parks Landscaping commenced operations in Reno, Nevada when they acquired the contracts of a competitor and began operating the division, Desert Residential. Desert Residential’s primary business specializes in residential landscape construction for production home builders. This division is based out of our office in Reno. Nancy Decker, President Nancy has been involved with the C Decker Companies since its inception in 1996. She and her husband, Chris, built the landscape construction and later our maintenance and nursery divisions through innovative expansions and acquisitions. Nancy earned her undergraduate degree from California State University at Chico. Dan McElvain, Chief Operating Officer Dan has over 30 years experience in the construction industry both as a subcontractor and general contractor. Dan oversees all the day to day business of the C Decker Companies throughout northern Nevada and California. Dan earned his undergraduate degree in accountancy from Northern Arizona University. Ed Wood, Residential Division Manager Ed has over 35 years of experience in residential and commercial landscape construction. He has worked in the Reno construction market for the last 20 years managing all aspects of residential production and model home landscape installations and maintenance.