Don presently helps to create multiple types of sustainable gardening with an emphasis on indigenous planting and growing methodologies. His techniques can be used outdoors or indoors depending on the needs of the client. Don is a Certified Master Gardner and Master Naturalist, trained by the University of Florida for the FDA, in the Broward County annex. He holds a Permaculture Design Certification obtained through coursework in Punta Mona, Costa Rica. Don was certified in North Carolina as a Forest Therapist through coursework offered by The Association of Nature and Forest Therapy; the association presently operates in 46 countries. He also holds a Wilderness First Aid certification from SOLO, a wilderness medicine educational corporation. Don is currently employed with the USDA and was formerly employed by Broward County Public Schools.