McDade's Nursery Staff

Karen Strobel

Owner – McDade's Nursery


Shannon Killebrew

A nursery professional with over 41 years of horticultural experience, Shannon's knowledge of plant care and gardening is extensive. He's the 'go-to-person' for all your gardening needs and questions. Don't let the long hair scare you – Shannon is one of the friendliest persons you'll ever meet.

Kim Killebrew

A nursery profession with over 24 years of horticultural experience Kim can answer all your gardening questions. Tap into Kim's container gardening design skills and have her create the perfect container arrangement for you.

As you may suspect Kim and Shannon are related. They exchanged their vows at the nursery in the Japanese Gardens. There's no excuse for Shannon if he ever forgets his wedding anniversary.

Terri Trammell

Terri has over 22 years of horticultural experience working for several nurseries in Texas.  Terri and her husband owned and operated Trammell Nursery in Athens, TX.  Terri also taught horticulture at North Central Texas College in Gainsville, TX.  Her hobbbies include gardening and traveling.

Jimmy Vinyard

Jimmy is the youngest member of the McDade's team responsible for plant care, customer service support and facilities maintenance. Jimmy is the guy who will flash you a winning smile as he loads your vehicle.

What our customers are saying

"Thank you for your friendly customer service & educating me on flowers & veggies"