CA Landscape Architect #6506 LEED Green Associate APLD Certified
UC Berkeley Extension Stanford University M.A. Stanford University B.A.
Vice President: Association of Professional Landscape Designers, Bay Area District Advisory Board: Foothill College, Environmental Horticulture & Design
A California native and Palo Alto homeowner, John established Verdance in 2002 to bring more beautiful, healthy, well-designed landscapes to the Bay Area and beyond. Since 2013 he has served on the Advisory Board for Foothill College's Environmental Horticulture and Design department. In addition to being featured in numerous episodes of HGTV's "Landscape Smart," John was a winning designer on HGTV's prestigious "Landscapers' Challenge” and has been featured in local and national media.