Qualifications:

Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Architecture, University of Gloucestershire 1990

Diploma in Landscape Architecture, Leeds Beckett University 1992

Envision Sustainability Professional 2015

Professional Organisations:

Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute 1996

Member of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure 2015

Fellow of the Leeds Sustainability Institute, 2017

Member of The Arboricultural Association, 2019

Jonathan joined HED in 2021 bringing with him over 28 years of private practice experience and special expertise in infrastructure, sustainability and heritage.

Jonathan is a practical designer and experienced Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) practitioner with proven record of team working and skills as a design team leader and business manager.

Key project experience has included preparation of a Green Infrastructure Plan for the City of Ayrau, Kazakhstan; preparation of a Detailed Design Framework for the landscape and ecological integration of a 120km highway from Tehran, Iran through the Albortz Mountains to Shomal on the Caspian Sea; development of strategic delivery framework centred on a new Great Park for Redcar; project manager for a 4 year framework agreement with English Heritage to complete landscape condition surveys and recently the landscape design lead for a number of sections N1 and N2 of the HS2 packages.

Jonathan has an additional qualification as an Envision Sustainability Professional – a reflection of his passion to embed more responsibility and efficiency into the design and construction processes. In particular, regarding the use and re-use of natural resources.