40 Under 40, Class of 2012

Aaron Leech


Duwayne''s Greenhouses, Hudsonville, Mich.

Job Title

Head Grower


Directs team of assistant growers and production crew for large root and sell supplier; Proficient in advanced greenhouse technology and trains staff on equipment use; Participant in Michigan State University’s College of Knowledge program.


Helped lead a group of students from his church on a mission trip to Alaska. Hobbies: Enjoys late model short track racing and even served on the pit crew at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola, Fla. Favorite movie: A River Runs Through It. “It has a great moral about life and how they turn to their love of fly fishing to escape the troubles of life.”

Fun Facts

You might not know: Aaron is an Eagle Scout

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GPN recognizes 40 industry professionals under the age of 40 who are helping to determine the future of the horticulture industry. These individuals are today’s movers and shakers who are already setting the pace for tomorrow.

75 Applewood Drive, Suite A
P.O. Box 128
Sparta, MI 49345

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