Land Planner . Designer

Monteverde Engineering & Design Studio

Harrisonburg, VA

January 2019 - Present 

  • Land Planner + Design consultant for Private and Public sector developments include, but not limited to: Education, Planned Neighborhoods, Mixed-Use Development, Retail and Commercial, Office, Industrial, Greenways, Parks, Plazas/Courtyards, and more.

  • Lead Architectural Visualizer

  • Project Rezones and Entitlements

  • Site Analysis and Feasibility Studies

  • Density/Massing Studies

  • Conceptual Master Planning


Urban Planner . Designer

Jon Ernest Consulting

Harrisonburg, VA

September 2018 - January 2019

  • Design + Planning consulting services for Land Development sector firms including, but not limited to: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Civil Engineering firms. In addition to Design Firms, I offer private consulting services for Developers and Real Estate Investors.

  • 3D Modeling and Rendering services, in addition to video production of proposed projects.

  • Assistance in project Rezones and Entitlements.

  • Services include: Preliminary Concept Plans, Density/Massing Studies, Master Plans & Rezones, Site Feasibilities, and Schematic Design.


Land Planner . Designer

Valley Engineering, PLC.

Harrisonburg, VA

September 2013 - September 2018 

  • Coordination with both private and public sector clients in the Land Development and Landscape Architecture sector to ensure design goals and deliverables are being met on schedule.

  • Design involvement in projects including, but not limited to: Healthcare and Medical Campus, Education, Planned Neighborhoods, Mixed-Use Development, Retail and Commercial, Office, Industrial, Greenways, Parks, Plazas/Courtyards, and more.

  • Assisted in all phases of design projects ranging from concept to construction.

  • Lead high percentage of Planning and Landscape Architecture projects on the front end in product deliverables including Concept and Massing Plans (Density Studies), Master Plans, Site Feasabilities, Schematic Design, and 3D Renderings and Videos.

  • Both lead and assisted in development of Site Feasability Reports.

  • Assisted in Inventory and Analysis studies/reports as warranted, including the development of existing condition base maps.

  • Project Coordination with client and public for project Rezones and Entitlements, assisting from code research, design, scheduling, and hearing representation as needed.

  • Development of Landscape Design and Plant Schedules for inclusion in Construction Documentation.

  • Certified sUAS Pilot - Lead pilot for aerial drone surveys and 3d point cloud modeling for visualizations/renderings.


Designer . Planner

Charles P. Johnson & Associates

Fairfax, VA

June 2013 - September 2013

  • Assisted in Site Plan completion for large, planned residential developments.

  • Completed project calculations during the engineering design phase of projects focusing on impervious ratios and total tree save/required preservation areas to ensure code requirements and design goals were being met.

  • Assisted certified Arborist in identifying existing canopy inventory and tree preservation aspects of projects including pre-post completion.

  • Coordination with local authorities for Site Plan approval.


Design Intern 

Fine Landscapes, LTD.

Great Falls, VA

May 2012 - August 2012

  • Assisted in all project phases of high-end residential design/build projects ranging up to $2 Million.

  • Developed production drawings including design plans and 3D support drawings.

  • Assisted in the project management process of ongoing projects.

  • Completed various research/case study analysis for programming elements of proposed designs.

  • Assisted as project designer.


Design Intern 

E.K. Smith Landscape Design

Pittsburgh, PA

May 2011 - April 2012

  • Assisted in all project phases of design projects ranging up to $200,000.

  • Developed all support drawings and presentational graphics used for final deliverables.

  • Developed all construction plans and specs used for contractor bidding.

  • Assisted in the project management process of ongoing projects.

  • Assisted as project designer.