|Tom is one of the leading design landscape architects in the country. Tom’s interest in art and his passion for design are fueled by a commitment to excellence and innovation. Tom has more than 30 years of experience at a variety of project scales from 800-acre master planning efforts to a 5000-square foot rooftop garden. Tom has taught at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, Washington University, Ohio State University, the University of Illinois, the Illinois Institute of Technology, Iowa State University, the University of Minnesota, and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. He has also lectured widely on his work for such groups as the Corcoran School of Art in Washington D.C., the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and the Chicago Botanical Garden.|
Tom is known for engaging public landscapes for some of the most discerning local, national, and global clientele. He creates positive results as an innovator when it comes to solving complex site design challenges. Tom has created engaging outdoor spaces for colleges and universities, hospitals, corporate headquarters, urban campuses, museums, and parks. His belief in the collaborative process of working closely with clients, architects, engineers, fabricators and artists have yielded positive results and international recognition as an innovator when it comes to solving complex site design challenges.