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  • Chris Della Vedova

    February 8, 2012

    Chris Della Vedova, ASLA, PLA, LEED AP / Senior Principal

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    •  Chris will cut to the heart of any problem and deliver exceptional solutions grounded in reality. He brings a strong background in landscape architecture, site devolvement and urban design to his projects. Chris has shared design and strategic direction of the firm with Brian Clark since its founding in 1998. He currently carries licenses inIowa and Nebraska, is CLARB certified, is a LEED Accredited Professional and is also certified as a Construction Document Technologist by the Construction Specifications Institute.

      Chris received his BLA fromIowa State University, where he sits on their Practitioners Advisor Council for the Landscape Architecture Department. Since his graduation Chris has been active with the American Society of Landscape Architects serving the local chapter as vice president, president and is currently the Iowa Chapter Trustee to the National Board. He also serves on the Mentor Iowa Board and the Iowa Architectural Foundation Board, where he co-chairs their Community Design Program.

      Whether he is managing the design of multi-million dollar urban design projects, helping guide the firm’s growth, or working on the purchase and renovation of the firm’s headquarters in downtown Des Moines, Chris identifies his best and most important skills as listening and problem solving.

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