Steve Rhoades, PLA

Owner, Landscape Architect, Director of Business Development

With years of professional experience in both the public and private sectors, Steve Rhoades has become a recognized leader in the field of urban and public space design. His design expertise includes urban planning and design; national, regional and local parks; and greenway and trail systems. Steve is active in community groups and professional organizations, putting him in the position to help shape the built environment.

He is committed to creating project solutions that are environmentally sound and embody the principles of Smart Growth and Livable Communities. Through collaborative processes, his designs seek to build communities by creating or enhancing functional urban spaces, a range of street types, diverse housing options, and increased mobility of people. In addition to his design work, Steve has taught, lectured, and participated as a design critic at several local universities.