• BA Landscape Architecture Purdue University
  • Horticulture Sabbatical with John Brookes, Beth Chatto, Adrian + Alan Bloom


  • Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architecture
  • Architecture & Design Society, Art Institute of Chicago
  • The Leaders of Design Council
  • Design Leadership Network
  • Former Mayor Daley Green Roof Committee, Chair

Recent Awards

  • Purdue University: Distinguished Alumni Award
  • American Horticultural Society: Urban Beautification Award
  • ASLA Illinois Presidents Awards: Harbor Springs Residence, City Garden Residence
  • Green Roofs Healthy Cities: Award of Excellence, 900 N. Michigan Ave.
  • SCUP: Design Excellence, North Park University