A nature enthusiast, Port Colborne born and raised Bill Kilpatrick knew that his career would be outdoors. His turf career began in Invermore. BC with the golf industry eventually leading to a diploma in Turf Golf Management, from Old College, AB. A certified “Turfie”, Bill applied his newfound knowledge on the golf course.
Time and time again, he would see the struggles of companies and individuals watering their property. Bill saw the wasted water and the dying plants, and knew he had to do something about it. “There are so many misconceptions on the best way to water a property,” says Bill. “People can water less, if they water well.” With several years of experience in Turf Grass Management & Irrigation under his belt and his experience as a certified golf course superintendent, Bill turned his love for turf grass and irrigation design into a thriving Muskoka business: Earth Elements.
Returning to his Ontario roots, Bill has proudly made Lake of Bays, Ontario his home with his wife Melissa and children Abby and Charlie.
A family man at heart, being able to work from home provides Bill the opportunity to balance his love for his family with his passion for turf. His dream is to have a sustainable and equitable business, that offers a superior product and services while fulfilling his passion for turf care, irrigation and the environment.