Steve McShane

Owner and General Manager

Steve McShane is Founder, Owner and General Manager of McShane’s Nursery & Landscape Supply. Steve is a Soil Science graduate from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and has his MBA from Santa Clara University. In 2008, McShane’s Nursery & Landscape Supply was awarded the Retail Rising Star Award by the American Nursery and Landscape Association. This award recognizes innovation and success in meeting the changing demands of outdoor living and landscape. Steve has been active in Rotary and the boards of Meals on Wheels, Habitat for Humanity and the City of Salinas Police Commission. Steve can be contacted directly at or at (831) 455-1876.

Jose Samanez

Assistant Manager Of Landscape Supply

Jose Samanez is a native of Lima Peru and has been living in the United States for the past 7 years. He attend high school and 2 years at the University before coming to the United States in 2002. He attends Hartnell regularly in order to keep his education going and in order to master the English language.He has been at McShane’s for 3 years and has worked his way up to become the assistant manager of landscape supply. He has worked in landscape sales for 10 years. Jose can be contacted directly at or at (831) 455-1369. Click here to meet Jose.

Anthony Gonzales

Anthony Gonzales was born and raised in the Salinas Valleys town of Gonzales. He went to Gonzales High, then to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo where he graduated with a degree in Landscape Architecture. He has been in the nursery business for 14 years and has also been designing residential and business landscapes for just as long. He is one of our landscape design consultants. He’s been with Steve for 6 years. On his spare time he loves to mountain bike. Anthony can be contacted directly at or at (831) 455-1876. Click here to meet Anthony.

Jeramey McCaffery

Pond Department Manager

Jeramey McCaffery is a native of Salinas and is what some of us on the gardening and landscaping circuit call a “Pond Fanatic.” While Jeramey has a wide breadth of knowledge when it comes to plants, gardening and various landscape supplies, his true passion is fountains and ponds. He has extensive practical knowledge when it comes to designing, installing and servicing water features of all sizes. Did we mention how savvy he is when it comes to water plants? Jeramey can be contacted directly at or at (831) 455-1369.