Stephen Lovett, ASLA, PLA, LEED AP


Steve is an award-winning planner and landscape architect with more than 25 years of experience in a broad range of public and private projects and clients. He has worked in diverse environments throughout the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and South America, including master planned and golf course communities; destination resort development; park and recreation design; open space and landscape master planning; transportation corridors; and urban design.

A West Coast native, in his career Steve has included experience in the Pacific Northwest, the Desert Southwest, and in the southeastern United States. This understanding of diverse geographies and urban settings has reinforced his appreciation of the unique qualities of every individual place, and the importance of expressing innovative and collaborative solutions that sustain those values.

Steve earned his degree in Landscape Architecture from Washington State University, where he pursued a diverse field of study emphasizing ecology, sustainable urban and community planning, and interdisciplinary studies. He is a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED-AP), serves on the Executive Committee of the Jacksonville Section of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), Florida Chapter, and on the Board of Directors for JaxPride, The City Beautiful Coalition, and the Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida. He is also a member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI), the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), the Institute of Classical Architecture/Classical America (ICA/CA), the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Riverside Avondale Preservation Society (RAP). He also is active in collaborative efforts with the American Institute of Architects (AIA).


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Featured Project Experience


Oakleaf Plantation Community Park – Clay County, FL
One and Only Palmilla – Los Cabos, Mexico BCS
Plantation Oaks Club & Amenity Design – Clay County, FL
Plantation Oaks Community Park – Clay County, FL
Rocking K Resort – Tucson, AZ
San Marco Place – Jacksonville, FL
Santa Barbara Ranch – Santa Barbara, CA
Sawgrass Country Club – Ponte Vedra, FL
Sebastian Harbor – St. Augustine, FL
Serenata Beach Club – South Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Silver Creek / Granby Ranch – Granby, CO
Skinners Farm – Jacksonville, FL
Southbank Urban Design Plan – Jacksonville, FL
St. Johns Forest – St. Johns, FL
Tallahassee Mall – Tallahassee, FL
The Rim Golf Club – Payson, Arizona
Timuquana Country Club – Jacksonville, FL
Waterchase – Tampa, FL
Williams Gateway Airport – Mesa, AZ

2008 Riverside – Jacksonville, FL
Amelia Station – Fernandina Beach, FL
Anthem Country Club – Henderson, NV
Barnett & Trio Schematic Design – Jacksonville, FL
Boston Red Sox Spring Training – Fort Myers, FL
Camp Heritage Amenity & Park – St. Augustine, FL
Deerwood Commons – Jacksonville, FL
Downtown Phoenix Streetscape – Phoenix, AZ
Durbin – St Johns, FL
Fortune Beach – Freeport, The Bahamas
Georgetown – Tampa, FL
Hammock Beach Resort – Palm Coast, FL
Hotel Del Coronado – Coronado, CA
Kendall Town – Jacksonville, FL
Las Brisas de Chicureo – Santiago, Chile, South America
Las Brisas de Santo Domingo – Santo Domingo, Chile, SA
Laterra at World Golf Village – St. Augustine, FL
Lummi Nation – Ferndale, WA
Nocatee Town Center –  Ponte Vedra, FL
Oakleaf Plantation Club & Amenity – Clay County, FL

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