Reuben has spent over 20 years in the tree care industry. He began his career in 1996, working for the National Trust in Worcestershire. He subsequently undertook a one-year training programme with the Forestry Commission in rural Wales, where he gained practical skills in forestry management and tree care.
Whilst working as an arborist for national companies such as Glendale, Reuben completed a HND in Arboriculture at Warwickshire College.
He has worked for local authorities like Three Rivers Council in London, the London Borough of Camden and Cannock Chase District Council. The time spent in these roles have given him a broad knowledge of planning issues and legal matters, such as: