An easy-going collaborator and systems-thinker, Jake’s work is based in a passion for crafting public spaces that perform both ecologically and socially. Jake brings a thoughtful and experiential approach to site design and planning. Growing up along the Maine coast, he has an immense appreciation for the natural world and an intimate understanding of how to balance social and environmental needs.
Jake has worked on an array of project types and scales, ranging from large scale Transit-Oriented Developments to residential green roofs. This experience allows Jake to see a project's bigger picture and its details simultaneously, all-the-while keeping “fun” as a key element in any project he works on. Jake holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Planning and Policy from the University of Southern Maine and a Master’s in Landscape Architecture from Boston Architectural College. He was a 2017 Olmsted Scholar Nominee.