Erin is the founder of PLA. Her practice over the years in California, Texas and Oregon includes residential & commercial projects, urban development, master planning and community design. This has provided Erin with a diverse portfolio and priceless experience in the all-encompassing world of Landscape Architecture. She oversees the administration and management of PLA, and serves as the project manager on several projects. Erin also provides technical support and quality control review as needed for PLA projects.
Erin is certified as a Qualified SWPPP Developer (QSD) and Qualified SWPPP Practitioner (QSP).
Erin graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelors in Landscape Architecture and is licensed as a Professional Landscape Architect for the state of California.
DAVID THOMAS, PE
Civil Engineer David has been a project engineer for 15 years. With an extensive background in Life Support System design, David brings technical experience and a scientific ethic to each project. His knowledge of natural systems and habitats adds a unique perspective and understanding to Landscape Architecture.
David graduated from the University of Florida with with a Masters in Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering and is licensed as a Professional Civil Engineer for the state of California.
From preliminary stages through construction, he is responsible for the following:
Quality control of all submitted documents Construction techniques and sizing of site structures Irrigation Design Coordination with other consultants Cost estimating Technical reports & Analysis