40 Under 40, Class of 2012

Kate Terrell


Wallace’s Garden Center, Bettendorf, Iowa

Job Title

Purchasing Manager


Makes frequent radio, television and newspaper appearances to help educate consumers on horticulture related issues; Active OFA board member and co-chair of OFA Garden Center Committee; Recipient of Iowa State University’s College of Agriculture Outstanding Senior in Community Service.


Hobbies: Tailgating and watching Iowa State Cyclone football games, seeing Broadway shows, traveling and family time; Favorite food: Any kind of ice cream.

Fun Facts

Her grandmother was the first woman in the Iowa Nurseryman’s Association; Kate and her father once met Jerry Springer in a Cheesecake Factory restaurant.

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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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