JR McBride started at DJFLCI as a technician in 2007.  He was quickly promoted to Crew Leader in 2008 and later Production Supervisor in 2014.  His prior experience in Grounds Maintenance with an Illinois Park and School District offered him the technical expertise for his positions, but his true strengths lie in his ability to successfully manage his team members at the Northshore Branch.


Associate of Science Kishwaukee College

Professional Certifications

Certified Pesticide Applicator with 3.0 Turf and Landscape License
CLT, Certified Landscape Technician
Advanced Snow Manger certification
Accredited Snow Contractors Association certification
CDL, Commercial Driver’s License