Work History

Work History

High-Tech Landscapes, Inc., Martinsville, NJ                                                         

Landscape Designer/Project Coordinator

Responsible for all sales and related required design and project management for high-end residential clientele, townhouse and hotel properties.

  • Helped contribute to sales eclipsing close to $500,000.00 each season.
  • Interacted with Property Managers, Site Managers, Construction Code Officials and Commercial Contractors, as well as residential homeowners in the private sector.

Greenberg Farrow, Somerset, NJ                                                                                               

Due Diligence Coordinator

Prepared Due Diligence work to assist large retail development clients through the site plan process in New Jersey.  Assisted Engineering Department with landscape design and landscape construction detailing.

  • Researched and conducted zoning analysis, environmental remediation abatement requirements and site redevelopment protocol for Preliminary Site Assessment studies.
  • Compiled site plan approval schedules for major retail clients.
  • Conducted several site visits and related site studies.

Dewberry-Goodkind, Inc., Parsippany, NJ                                                                                 

Landscape Architect/Designer

Provided landscape design and reforestation design services to support engineering division with major state highway renovation projects.  Assisted Senior Landscape Architect and Marketing Manager in the preparation of request for proposals, municipal contact information and support graphics.

  • Created conceptual and final landscape design and supervised drafting personnel on production drawings.
  • Researched and implemented written reports on reforestation and bioengineered storm water retention basins.
  • Provided contact and networking strategies to pursue municipal work in the State of New Jersey.
  • Researched several New Jersey grant programs and opportunities to assist the Marketing Manager in pursuing opportunities in the State.
  • Assisted professional engineers in any landscape design support work for site plan preparation and production.

Education

Education
1987 - 1995

Environmental Planning & Design

Rutgers University

Skills

Skills

Landscape Site Plan Review; Zoning Ordinance Review

Color Rendering

Landscape Architecture & Design

Auto CAD Drafting

Summary

Freelance Designer Consults with design-build contactors to prepare plans and presentation graphics in an effort to provide comprehensive design solutions and sell work.
  • Provide site analysis, landscape design and presentation rendering on a consulting basis for high end design build firms and environmentally sustainable design for public projects.

Objective

To gain business opportunities within the realm of landscape design & architecture, particularly to help support landscape design build contractors and related professionals with design and production support, lightening their overhead and freeing valuable resources and time.