Jeffrey Kleinboehl is a landscape horticulture instructor. He began teaching at DCTC in 1979. In 1985, he took over as the college's full-time seasonal senior groundskeeper.
Jeff graduated from DCTC in 1976. Since then, he has completed a number of continuing education credits at the University of Minnesota. He regularly attends industry-sponsored classes, seminars, and workshops.
He teaches courses in landscape construction and installation along with related courses in landscape irrigation and lighting, surveying, and water features. He also teaches classes in turf and landscape management and plant pest control.
Jeff's industry experience includes golf course maintenance, three years as a garden center manager, and three years with a hardscape construction firm in the Twin Cities.
He is a member of the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association, the Professional Grounds Management Society, the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), the International Society of Arboriculture, and the Irrigation Association.
Jeff is an MNLA Certified Landscape Professional, an ICPI Level I Certified Concrete Paver Installer, an NCMA Certified Segmental Retaining Wall Installer, a licensed State of Minnesota Power Limited Technician, and a licensed Minnesota Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator.