About Us

Sand Creek Tree Service is a family-owned and operated arborist business in Sandpoint, Idaho. Tyler and Jen Quintano run the show, but they couldn't do it without a bevy of coworkers, family, and friends.

we are sand creek tree service

Tyler and Jen Quintano teamed up in the trees in 2010 and have steadily built a thriving business. Along the way, they got married, welcomed a daughter, and made North Idaho their home. Along the way, they’ve enjoyed the help of hardworking employees and the praise of appreciative clients. Along the way, they’ve sweat a lot and smiled a lot and learned a great deal. 

Sand Creek Tree Service

Our Crew

Coming soon to a forest near you…

Tyler Quintano

Tyler Quintano

Owner

Tyler worked across the West and in Alaska as a Forest Technician and served as a sawyer with the Chena Hotshots wildland fire crew. His experience over the last 20 years ranges from fuels management to general forest health, technical tree pruning and hazard tree removal. Tyler began climbing trees professionally in 2008 and is the ISA Certified Arborist at Sand Creek Tree Service. His first word as a child was “tree.”

Jen Jackson Quintano

Jen Jackson Quintano

Owner

Jen began leading crews eradicating invasive trees in the Escalante River Basin in 2006. Now, as co-owner of Sand Creek Tree Service, she knows a bit more about tree care than just how to kill them. Jen has also knows more now about Quickbooks and Search Engine Optimization than she ever could have imagined. She likes running chainsaws and loves writing, her life-long passion.

Topher Sappington

Topher Sappington

Groundsman

Topher, an Idaho native, enjoys living quietly in the countryside with his family. His hobbies include chasing a toddler, dreaming of treehouses, and occasionally sailing. This is his second season on the crew.

Sonny Telecky

Sonny Telecky

Climber

Sonny was born and raised in Orofino, Idaho. His love for the outdoors and traveling has brought him all over the West Coast and even a couple other countries. He has spent many years working seasonal jobs as a wildland firefighter and professional ski patroller. This is his second season working as an arborist. In his free time he likes to ski, bike, and attend concerts. 

Sylvan Quintano

Sylvan Quintano

Unicorn Trainer

Sylvan became a welcome addition to the Sand Creek Tree Service team in 2014. For now, while honing her climbing skills, her services are limited to repurposing the log yard as a playground. Seesaws and jungle-gyms abound. Her name means, “one that lives in or frequents the woods.” And it’s true. She does.

Charlie

Charlie

Lead Beggar

Charlie joined the team in 2020 and has big shoes to fill from the previous crew canine. However, we’re confident he’ll learn his roles as stick organizer, shade napper, and log yard security detail.

Contact Sand Creek Tree Service

Phone

(208) 920-1091

Email

SandCreekTree@gmail.com

Address

195 Bear Trail Road
Sandpoint, ID 83864