Over 30 years of landscape architecture and urban planning experience specializing in sustainable design solutions for the built environment. T.Y. Lin International provides me the opportunity to direct a multidisciplinary team with focus on implementation strategies for redevelopment of cities, communities and neighborhoods. Practice areas include redevelopment master planning, urban design and park and recreation projects. My
Over 30 years of landscape architecture and urban planning experience specializing in sustainable design solutions for the built environment. T.Y. Lin International provides me the opportunity to direct a multidisciplinary team with focus on implementation strategies for redevelopment of cities, communities and neighborhoods. Practice areas include redevelopment master planning, urban design and park and recreation projects. My skills are in team building, community outreach and master planning through the application of Smart Growth strategies. I have directed the design and construction of numerous streetscape and urban design projects.
Gjertson Design: My creative outlet that includes artistic rendering and fine art. I have exhibited my illustrations locally and continue to promote Gjertson Design sketch art for various media and for personal enjoyment.
Park and Recreation Design and Implementation
Mountain Bike Repair
Senior Landscape Architect/Urban Designer @ Practice Builder for landscape architecture and urban design projects for private and public sector clients. Assisting communities with sustainable revitalization of their urban environments including; commercial corridors, urban and neighborhood centers, park and recreation facilities and connectivity strategies through enhanced transportation systems and pedestrian streetscape amenities. Creating value for our clients in the creation of private/public partnerships. We also provide landscape architecture and project management for "built projects" for urban streetscapes, park and recreation, private development amenities and roadway corridor enhancement.
Public Involvement Strategies including facilitation of design charrettes, focus group meetings and public speaking on the topics of master planning, urban design and landscape architecture.
My practice is focused on Sustainability of natural and built environments determined to meet our client’s goals with expert knowledge and a commitment to excellence. From March 2012 to Present (3 years 10 months) Greater Atlanta AreaArtist @ Gjertson Design is a sketch rendering and card art company. The end products include architectural renderings, framed art using mixed media and unique greeting cards. From August 2011 to Present (4 years 5 months) Principal @ Principal in charge of business development for land planning and urban design services in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. From June 2008 to May 2011 (3 years) Project Manager @ Group Leader From 2004 to 2008 (4 years) Group Leader KHA Sarasota @ Established landscape architecture group at Kimley-Horn (Urban Resource Group) in the KHA offices in Sarasota, FL under the direction of David Risinger. First landscape architecture group for KHA on the west coast of Florida with clients that included; City of Sarasota, City of Bradenton, City of Wauchula, FL, private developers and many others. From May 1998 to May 2004 (6 years 1 month) Group Leader @ Group Leader From 2001 to 2004 (3 years) PM @ Landscape Architect From 1997 to 1998 (1 year) Landscape Architect @ Landscape Architect From 1984 to 1985 (1 year)
BS, Landscape Architecture @ University of Wisconsin-MadisonUrban Studies/Affairs @ Florida State University David Gjertson PLA, AICP, ASLA is skilled in: Urban Design, Landscape Archtitecture, Land Use Planning, Drawing Skills, Public Involvement, New Business Development, Rotary Engine Repair, Landscape Architecture, Master Planning, Urban Planning, Streetscapes, Landscape Design, Site Planning, Parks, Sustainable Design
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