Flint has been climbing trees professionally for nearly 20 years in the Mid-Atlantic region and has been a Certified Arborist for over 15 years. He believes in keeping the trees we have for as long as possible.

Along with constantly honing his craft, he is a frequent trainer of other tree climbers. He has taught classes at the National Arboretum and West Virginia University for the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (MAC ISA).

He is a competitive tree climber and has climbed trees around the country and the world, from a small Dogwood tree in your backyard to the Giant Sequoias out in California.


  • ISA Certified Arborist MA-4170A
  • ISA Tree Risk Assessment Qualified
  • 2017 Treestuff Kings and Queens of the Canopy Winning Team Member
  • 2011 Men’s Mid-Atlantic Tree Climbing Champion
    • Top 4 finalist for over 10 years
    • Represented MAC ISA in the 2011 North American Championship in Savannah, Georgia
    • Represented MAC ISA in the 2011 International Championship in Sydney, Australia