Twenty years of proven success planning and implementing large capital building and landscape projects by compiling and integrating end user requirements to develop a preliminary scope of work with an estimate of probable costs for administrative approval.
Select and work directly with the appropriate and most qualified design consultant as a member of a multi-disciplinary team to synthesize all end user requirements into a set of working drawings for final approval by the administration.
preservation design aptitude
Intimate knowledge of federal, state and
municipal environmental site plan statutes
Exceptional dexterity employing
AutoCADD site design components to all phases of project design.
Sustainable landscape and streetscape design and material selection
Extensive and diverse knowledge of horticultural practices
Successful grant writing and fund administration skills
Self EmployedCapital Improvement Project Manager | Milford, NH | October 2010 - Current
Provide complete preliminary site analysis, selection and conceptual design for through final project delivery for all classifications of site development to deliver a superior finished product on time and under budget.
City of Manchester Parks & RecreactionPublic Administrator/ Department Head | Manchester, NH | May 2000 - October 2010
effectively managed a $7.2 million general fund operating budget after a 3%
decrease by insuring that the 160 full and part time employees worked
efficiently and effectively to continue the same level of service to 55 public parks
and 23 outdoor school facilities throughout the year.
and managed the expenses and revenues for a $3.2 million enterprise budget for
a small ski area, 18-hole golf course, two ice arenas and a historic baseball
stadium to serve a population of 250,000 residents safely and efficiently.
Successfully developed and
managed $5.2 million capital improvement budget to improve and upgrade all the
public parks and outdoor school athletic facilities without exceeding budgetary
TFM, IncCommercial/ Residential Site and Landscape Design Drafting | Bedford, NH | April 1996 - May 2000
Designed and drafted both
conceptual and final commercial, industrial, and residential subdivisions
by working closely with clients to successfully deliver designs satisfying all
of their functional and aesthetic criteria.
conditions field survey plans, roadways and creating full size color rendered
drawings with exceptional proficiency that commercial developers used as
marketing tools for their clients and municipal planning boards for approval.
Bachelor of ScienceCornell University College of Agriculture & Life SciencesIthaca, NY | 1995
Associate of ScienceHorticultureUniversity of New HampshireDurham, NH | 1992