The Davey Tree Expert Company has promoted Kevin Peters to operations manager of the western operating group of its residential and commercial services division.

Peters, who has more than 20 years experience in arboriculture, joined Davey as part of the merger with The Care of Trees in 2008. Most recently he has served as district manager of the Davey Menlo Park office. 

He majored in business management at Southern Connecticut State University and is an ISA board certified master arborist.