About Us


Inspiration through Collaboration

Our team-based approach to projects ensures a high rate of success for our clients and for the communities in which we work. We don’t rely on the strengths of any one individual because we never know where our next great idea will come from. We are firm believers in a philosophy that prioritizes teamwork and a collective mentality or groupthink over individual agendas.

Individually, we are landscape architects, planners, ecologists, and graphic designers. Together we are thinkers, tinkerers, and storytellers.

Ownership

  Linda deFlon   Director of Financial Operations

Linda deFlon

Director of Financial Operations

  Robin Fordyce  PLA Director of Business Operations

Robin Fordyce
PLA
Director of Business Operations

  Patti Banks  PLA Founder

Patti Banks
PLA
Founder

  Steve Rhoades  PLA Director of Business Development

Steve Rhoades
PLA
Director of Business Development

  Dave Ciaccio  PLA Founder

Dave Ciaccio
PLA
Founder

  Craig Rhodes  PLA Director of Design & Quality Control

Craig Rhodes
PLA
Director of Design & Quality Control

Our Team

  Thomas Bentley  PLA Landscape Architect

Thomas Bentley
PLA
Landscape Architect

  Laurie Brown  LEED AP Conservation Ecologist

Laurie Brown
LEED AP
Conservation Ecologist

  Lauren Cano  MLA Business Development

Lauren Cano
MLA
Business Development

  Lindsay French  BFA Graphic Designer Marketing

Lindsay French
BFA
Graphic Designer
Marketing

  Mike Henrichs  BLA, CPSI Landscape Designer

Mike Henrichs
BLA, CPSI
Landscape Designer

  Kim Lambrecht  Assoc. AIA Cemetery & Land Planner

Kim Lambrecht
Assoc. AIA
Cemetery & Land Planner

  Elizabeth Nelson  BLA Landscape Designer

Elizabeth Nelson
BLA
Landscape Designer

  Triveece Penelton  AICP Public Involvement Specialist Planner

Triveece Penelton
AICP
Public Involvement Specialist
Planner

  Chad Potter  PLA, LEED AP Landscape Architect

Chad Potter
PLA, LEED AP
Landscape Architect

  Larry Reynolds  MLA, CPSI Landscape Designer

Larry Reynolds
MLA, CPSI
Landscape Designer

  Scott Schulte  ENV SP Sr. Environmental Planner

Scott Schulte
ENV SP
Sr. Environmental
Planner

  Ashley Shmalberg  M. ARCH, LEED AP Landscape Designer

Ashley Shmalberg
M. ARCH, LEED AP
Landscape Designer

  Brett Spangler  PLA, LEED AP Landscape Architect

Brett Spangler
PLA, LEED AP
Landscape Architect

  Ben Wagner  PLA Landscape Architect

Ben Wagner
PLA
Landscape Architect

  Sean Wylie  BLA Landscape Designer

Sean Wylie
BLA
Landscape Designer

  Anna Cohen  Environmental Planning Intern

Anna Cohen
Environmental Planning Intern