Jon holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Connecticut, where he graduated magna cum laude and received the 2010 ASLA Merit Award for his undergraduate work. Prior to joining H|LA, Jon worked with a New England landscape architecture studio helping to design and build high-end residential projects in Fairfield County, Connecticut. He has also practiced internationally with a multidisciplinary firm based in Singapore on urban residential and resort projects in Asia Pacific.
Jon is an astute designer who values both meaning and function with equal regard, and draws upon the natural and cultural vernacular for inspiration. His passion for design is born from a deep love of nature and the outdoors, and he enjoys spending time backpacking and exploring state and national parks along the East Coast.
Jon joined Hess Landscape Architects in 2016. He currently assists with the development of schematic designs and construction documentation of projects.