2003 to July 2008 In 22 years, have been involved with many aspects of site development from preliminary layout to plan finalization for various land uses. Last 5 years worked in Commercial Department designing and supervising the generation of landscape, tree protection and replacement plans for various projects ranging from branch banks, churches, schools, hospitals, to self-storage facilities. Duties included: jurisdictional compliance, existing tree inventories, stream and zoning buffer replanting, detention pond re-vegetation, cost estimating, and post-installation inspections. Also, attended to the civil aspects of small site design including layout, grading and drainage, erosion control, sewer and utility design, construction details and specifications.
1998 to 2003 Worked in Builder Services Department providing grading, drainage and erosion control plans for residential lots in conformance with various metropolitan Atlanta area county governmentson-site sewage treatment & A.R.C. plans included. Responsibilities also include: supervision of staff of 3 Cad technicians, training in the basics of site grading and plan preparation, and liaison with builders. Subdivision projects included: Chattahoochee River Club, Edinburgh, Glen Abbey, Rivermist, Stonecrest Heights, and Winfield on the River
1991 to 1998 Landscape Architect Duties included: land planning and subdivision layout, mass lot grading plans, site planting design, tree protection and replacement plans, and buffer replanting plans.
1986 to 1991 Draftsman / Landscape Architect in Training Assisted Engineering department in preparation of construction plans for residential, commercial and institutional projects.
EDUCATION: 1986 Master of Landscape Architecture University of Georgia Athens, GA Thesis project: Crime Prevention through Urban Design Other Research: The use of Private Outdoor Residential Space 1978 Bachelor of Business Administration, Majoring in Marketing Management University of Georgia Athens, GA
PROFESSIONAL: Professional Registration Landscape Architect, State of Georgia, NO. 881, since 1990 GSWCC Level II Certification Currently operated AutoCAD 2007 Land Desktop.
PERSONAL: Married. Father of two. Coach / support youth softball and hockey teams.