Ryan is a Chartered Landscape Architect and Landscape Reclamation and Restoration Masters graduate from Cranfield University and a first degree in Landscape Architecture from Writtle University College. He has been working within the Landscape industry for 7 years, previously working as both a Landscape Architect and a Landscape Project Manager for both the private and public sector. During this time he has gained extensive experience in landscape design, management and maintenance. He has project managerial skills ranging from initial design concepts through to construction and maintenance and has previously managed a landscape management contract at London’s prestigious Jubilee Gardens as well as design and build projects in the London region. Most recently, he was the project lead for a Local Plan led Green Infrastructure proposal in the Essex region. This consisted of designing a complex green corridor between two major Essex Country Parks taking into account landscape, future development, urban design and ecological enhancements.
He has provided design and landscape planning advice to Local Authority clients as well as extensive engagement with public realm design projects and private businesses acting as both a consultant and contractor. Currently Ryan is the advising landscape specialist acting on behalf of North Northamptonshire authorities for future growth and development. This includes upcoming sustainable urban extensions and garden communities across the region.
His current role as a Senior Landscape Consultant includes:
• Commenting and providing green infrastructure and landscape advice on planning applications
• Undertaking a range of public realm and landscape design services
• Leading landscape workshops and design surgeries
• Producing concept and detailed soft and hard landscape design
• Undertaking landscape assessments to support planning policy
• Providing restoration and reclamation site advice