Kimberly Michaels, RLA, LEED APVice President, Director of Landscape Architecture
Kimberly is a visionary leader in the field of design and project management, specializing in a diverse range of project types. Her unwavering passion lies in creating sustainable spaces that seamlessly integrate with the natural world, while fostering a harmonious relationship between humans and the environment. With an impressive background in learning landscapes, playgrounds, private and public gardens, as well as master planning and detailed site design, Kim’s expertise places a strong emphasis on sustainability and green design practices.
Recognized as a trailblazer in her field, Kim has played a pivotal role as the lead designer and project manager for the firm’s groundbreaking green roof projects, porous pavement installations, and LEED certified endeavors. Her exceptional work has garnered acclaim, earning her projects the distinction of being selected as featured sites by the esteemed Sustainable Sites Initiative and publication in the prestigious Journal of Green Building.
In addition to her notable achievements, Kim holds the esteemed titles of registered landscape architect and LEED Accredited Professional. With a wealth of professional experience in the field of education, Kim brings a unique perspective and depth of knowledge to her work. Her unwavering commitment to excellence is further underscored by her registration as a Landscape Architect in the State of New York (#002031-1) and in the State of California (#6212).
Through her innovative designs and meticulous attention to detail, Kim’s transformative work is paving the way towards a more sustainable and interconnected future.