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 Landscape Architect, Director of Business Operations

Robin Fordyce PLA
Landscape Architect,
Director of Business Operations

Steve Rhoades  PLA Landscape Architect, Director of Business Development

Steve Rhoades PLA
Landscape Architect,
Director of Business Development

Craig Rhodes  PLA Landscape Architect, Director of Design & Quality Control

Craig Rhodes PLA
Landscape Architect,
Director of Design & Quality Control

Founders

 
Patti Banks  PLA Landscape Architect, Founder

Patti Banks PLA
Landscape Architect,
Founder

Dave Ciaccio  PLA Landscape Architect, Founder

Dave Ciaccio PLA
Landscape Architect,
Founder

 

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 Landscape Designer, Business Development

Lauren Cano MLA
Landscape Designer,
Business Development

Lindsay French  BFA Graphic Designer, Marketing

Lindsay French BFA
Graphic Designer, Marketing

Triveece Penelton  AICP Public Involvement Innovator, Planner

Triveece Penelton AICP
Public Involvement Innovator, Planner

Mike Henrichs  BLA, CPSI Landscape Designer

Mike Henrichs BLA, CPSI
Landscape Designer

Elizabeth Nelson  BLA Landscape Designer

Elizabeth Nelson BLA
Landscape Designer

Chad Potter  PLA, LEED AP Landscape Architect

Chad Potter PLA, LEED AP
Landscape Architect

Becca Pruett  Designer

Becca Pruett
Designer

Larry Reynolds  MLA, CPSI Landscape Designer

Larry Reynolds MLA, CPSI
Landscape Designer

Ashley Shmalberg  M. ARCH, LEED AP Landscape Designer

Ashley Shmalberg M. ARCH, LEED AP
Landscape Designer

Scott Schulte  ENV SP Sr. Environmental Planner

Scott Schulte ENV SP
Sr. Environmental Planner

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 Project Designer

Sean Wylie BLA
Project Designer