With 30 years of landscape architectural experience, Dan takes pride in his ability to make every project, large or small, something special. He is energized by the challenges offered by each new site. Dan’s design philosophy is uncomplicated and based on two foundational factors: understanding and vision. Understanding involves developing a solid comprehension of the environmental, social and economic factors related to a project. This knowledge provides a framework for building an inspiring vision for waterfronts. Dan enjoys the energy of collaborating with others to create special places. He continues to grow professionally through interaction with teammates and clients as design solutions are tested. Dan thrives on the progression of thought process. He has managed and directed design for over 30 award-winning projects including six national recipients.