Founder of Gallatin Tree Care, Scott Makoutz, is an certified arborist though the International Society of Arboriculture and a consulting arborist and is a Member of The American Society of Consulting Arborists. Scott received his bachelor’s degree in plant biology in 2003, at Montana State University in Bozeman. He worked in the outdoor education and youth development fields for a few years before starting Gallatin Tree Care LLC. in 2007.
Gallatin Tree Care specializes in natural approaches to tree health and performs all services in the arbor-care field with an emphasis on exceptional customer service.
Scott has a deep appreciation for the Gallatin Valley, both as a place to grow his business and a place to raise a family. Outside of work Scott enjoys spending time with his wife, Heidi, daughters Clara and Frances. He is dedicated to giving back to the community and a commitment to social justice. He volunteers as a CAP mentor for Thrive, and as the facilities chair at Resurrection University Catholic Parish. Scott uses GTC to build our community by donating services and money to local nonprofits.