Summary

Mr. Owens has a gift and passion for leading and encouraging people in personal and professional situations -- through excellence in design and planning and through effective personal engagement -- to benefit the planning and design team and the clients and users of the places that are created. He is skilled in serving and leading teams of people in varied professional and public settings -- in professional services as well as teaching and communication. His communication and teaching benefit from innate skills of inclusion and imagination as well as engaged and passionate presentations. As the head of Owens Environmental Design he has led a relationship based company committed to serving leading clients -- with integrity, credibility, and passion for excellence -- for the purpose of bringing contagious enjoyment to clients and the project team.

Work History

Work History
Sep 1991 - Present

Principal

Owens Environmental Design, LLC
We serve private and public client groups, through a diversified practice of Landscape Architecture -- to create a variety of places that touch the hearts of people. Our work reflects the inspirational union of art and science that defines the Profession.
1984 - 1989

Landscape Architect

Cooper Carry
For this international award winning company, located in Atlanta and Washington, D.C., served as a member of the Landscape Architecture department contributing to the programming, design and production of many high profile commercial, retail and corporate facilities including; National Services Industries, Atlanta; Georgia Farm Bureau Headquarters, Macon, GA; Southeast Financial Center, Tampa; and Waverly Place mixed-use retail center, Raleigh, NC
1982 - 1984

Landscape Architect

EDAW
Served in the Atlanta office for this renowned Planning and Landscape Architecture firm. Major contributions included serving as a key member of the team to design, manage and produce Work for the Carter Presidential Center, Atlanta; and the Broadway Boulevard Streetscape Improvements, Columbus, GA

Education

Education

MLA

University of Pennsylvania

BLA

The University of Georgia