About Us

Serving the Santa Cruz area for more than 30 years

Aptos native Nathan Lewis founded Lewis Tree Service in 1984 in Santa Cruz, California. In 1993, after running a successful business for several years, at the request of the Santa Cruz City Arborist Ray Sherod, Nathan became a Certified Arborist through the International Society of Arbboriculture. Through hard work, dedication to quality tree care, customer service and safety, the company began to grow. In 2011 LTS found and purchased its permanent home at 1500 Brommer st. We are accredited with the Tree Care Industry Association and currently staff four full time certified Arborists, run seven crews daily as well as a full time crane and dumpster service. We are proud to offer our employees competitive compensation and career opportunities. Many of our employees have been with us over two decades making them experts in their field.