Masters of Landscape Architecture, Louisiana State University, (2015); Bachelor of Science, Landscape Architecture, West Virginia University, (2003)


  • American Society of Landscape Architects
  • Urban Land Institute
  • U.S. Green Building Council

Professional Accomplishments/Exhibitions:

  • Los Angeles ULI (Urban Land Institute) Innovations Committee (2019-Current)
  • San Diego ULI (Urban Land Institute) Programming Committee (2017-2019)
  • San Diego Community Forestry Advisory Board, Mayor Appointed Board Member (2016-2019)
  • President, Fauquier County Trails Coalition (2006-2007)
  • Chair, HDR Alexandria Green Team (2008-2012)
  • Founding Member, Western Mountains Chapter of Maryland Native Plant Society (2005-2007)
  • Potomac Chapter of ASLA (2004-2015)
  • US Green Building Council (2008-Current)

Clients/Employment History:

  • UPON Landscape Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, Owner, Feb. 2020
  • Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects, Los Angeles, CA, Principal, Feb.2019- Jan. 2020
  • BNIM Architects, San Diego, CA, Director of Landscape Architecture, Nov. 2016-Jan. 2019
  • The Office of James Burnett, Solana Beach, CA, Senior Associate, May 2015-Nov. 2016
  • Instructor, Louisiana State University, Technology III Construction Documentation, Spring 2015
  • Assistant Instructor, Louisiana State University, Capstone Projects Course, Spring 2015
  • Internship Coordinator Assistant, Louisiana State University, Fall 2014 and Spring 2015
  • Graduate Assistant, Louisiana State University, Graduate Construction Technology, Spring 2014
  • Indigenous Design, LLC, Alexandria, VA, Owner, 2012-2014
  • Studio 39 Landscape Architecture, Alexandria, VA, Consultant, 2012
  • HDR Architecture Inc., Alexandria, VA, Landscape Architectural Coordinator, 2008- 2012
  • Earth Design Associates, Inc. (Barry Starke), Landscape Designer, 2006-2008
  • Deep Creek Lake Design Studio, McHenry, MD, Landscape Designer, 2005-2006
  • Instructor, Garrett College, McHenry, MD, Wildlife Habitat Design, 2005-2006
  • Good Earth Designs, Annapolis, MD, Landscape Designer, 2004-2005
  • Homestead Gardens, Inc., Davidsonville, MD, Landscape Designer, 2003-2004
  • Teaching Assistant, West Virginia University, Ceramics Studio, Summer 2003
  • The Institute for the History of Technology and Industrial Archaeology, Internship, 2002
  • Natural Resource Analysis Center, West Virginia University, GIS Tech, 1999-2001