Blogs and Articles - All American Turf Beauty

Jason King

As Branch Manager for Des Moines and surrounding communities, I am pleased to have worked with All American Turf Beauty since 2007. I specialize in landscape management, as well as native prairie and ornamental plant establishment. With a B.A. degree from the University of Iowa and as one who is certified by the University of Georgia as a Turf Grass Professional, I am happy to use the experience I’ve gained in more than 15 years to help keep Des Moines and nearby cities beautiful.

All American Turf Beauty strives to make every single customer happy with the results that we create. My staff and I promise to deliver our best service in order to give your lawn the greatest care and attention possible.

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Jon Kitt

I am the Turf Specialist for All American Turf Beauty. Serving Carroll and surrounding communities.

I grew up in Carroll and graduated from Carroll high. I then went on to study at Iowa Central community college and earned a Sports Turf Management Certification from Ohio State University.

I am passionate about doing the best job possible for my customers. I want to develop the reputation as the most knowledgeable Lawn Care professional in town, and become the person known to give the best professional personalized service. My wish is to serve you, my goal is to provide the best lawn service possible and to exceed your expectations.

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Clayton Funk

I grew up on the family farm in western Iowa and went on to earn a B.S. degree in Wildlife Fisheries Science from South Dakota State University. I have always had a passion for the outdoors and conservation. My previous job was with the DNR maintaining and preserving public lands. I get the same type of satisfaction from maintaining my customer’s lawns and doing it the right way.

I am committed to doing the best job possible for my customers. I want to develop the reputation as the most knowledgeable Lawn Care professional in the Pella area, and become known as the person that gives the best personalized professional service. My wish is to serve you, my goal is to do it better than anyone else.

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Dan Peterson

I am the Branch Manager for Ames area and North Central Iowa. I have 30 years’ experience with All American Turf Beauty. I am a graduate of Iowa State University and have earned the certification of Certified Turf Grass Professional from the University of Georgia.

I am passionate about giving my customers the best personalized service, and the best agronomic program that matches the needs of their lawn. My promise is to use my experience to assist your Turf Specialist in developing a Lawn Care Program to make sure you get the results you want at a price that meets your budget. My goal is to exceed your expectations.

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Clarice Baiotto

Clarice has been with the company for 36 years plus. She currently holds the position of Vice-President/Controller and serves on the Board of Directors. It has been exciting working for a company that has grown by making customers happy with all of their services, including lawn care, landscape lighting and Christmas lighting.

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Jim O’Loughlin

Jim is the General Manager and serves on the board of directors. He has been with the company for 36 years in various management and sales positions. Jim finds it very rewarding to work with his co-workers to provide excellent services and continue to grow the company.

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Kevin Johnson

Kevin Johnson is the President of All American Turf Beauty, Inc. He earned a B.S in Agribusiness from Iowa State University in 1986. Although he has worked at All American Turf Beauty, Inc. full-time since graduating from college, he literally grew up in the “family business”. His first job for AATB, Inc. was delivering marketing flyers at 13 years of age.

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Daryle Johnson

Daryle is the founder of All American Turf Beauty. He started with the company on April 6, 1976 in a barn near Winterset, Iowa. He was born May 19, 1935 on a farm near Pocahontas, Iowa. Daryle volunteered for the draft and served in the US Army from April 21, 1954 – February 14, 1956. Served 16 months in Korea with the 520th Depot and the 7th. He re-enrolled at Iowa State on the G I Bill and graduated with a BS Degree in Agronomy in February 1959.

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