Biography: Douglas Reed

Douglas P. Reed
Douglas Reed

Doug Reed founded the firm in 1993 and has shared design direction with Gary Hilderbrand since 1997. His role as a %%founding%% board member and co-chair of The Cultural Landscape Foundation affords him a platform for leadership in national debates that frame landscape architecture’s role in preserving and amplifying our design heritage. Doug also lectures extensively on the value of landscape expression as force in contemporary culture. The Architectural League of New York recognized Doug and Gary in their Emerging Voices program, an honor conferred on firms whose distinctive voice has the potential to influence the design fields. He has served two terms as the landscape architect representative on the Design Review Board of The Ohio State University. Doug is a graduate of Louisiana State University and the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and is a Fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects. In 2011 he enjoyed the great fortune of a Residency at the American Academy in Rome.