Founding Principal

For over thirty years Janet has been involved in the design and implementation of public and private realm landscapes throughout Ontario and across Canada. Among her many pursuits, Janet is a founding member of the Toronto Tree Foundation, a member of the Stewardship Council for The Cultural Landscape Foundation, and most recently she has joined the Steering Committee for Parks People in Toronto.  As an engaged team leader, Janet fosters and mentors talent within the Studio. As a speaker and leader across North America, she inspires and shapes the profession. Her work with various organizations and design panels has imprinted a design aesthetic and passion for landscape architecture in communities across Canada.  In honour of her contributions to the field of landscape architecture, Janet has been recognized as a Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects and awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Ryerson University. She has also received a prestigious Urban Leadership Award from the Canadian Urban Institute, the OALA’s Pinnacle Award for Landscape Architectural Excellence, and the Governor General of Canada Confederation Medal.