For projects both close to home and overseas, Jake Fettig designs landscapes that reflect a sensitivity to culture, context, and long-term sustainability. He believes in landscape architecture as a vital ingredient in creating communities that are vibrant, equitable, and healthy. Jake advocates for the thoughtful integration of ecological measures within the urban realm, and in connecting people with the natural environment in ways that inspire, heal, and delight.
Jake holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from Virginia Tech, a Master of Science in Technology Management from the University of Maryland Global Campus, and a Bachelor of Science in Integrated Science and Technology from James Madison University. His work has ranged from the design of parks and public gardens to urban residential settings and American embassies.
Jake’s prior career with the World Bank enabled him to travel extensively and develop a deep appreciation for the wonders of different climatic and cultural regions of the world.