Mel joined Ground Studio in 2020 after a year of working as a landscape designer in Seattle, WA. There she worked on various project scopes, from waterfront revitalization to designing paving patterns. She graduated from the Ohio State University in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture. While in Ohio, she worked as a landscape designer for a regional playground company where she practiced both the graphic and technical sides of the profession. She loves the sustainability and impact of landscape architecture and is thrilled to implement her skills in the residential market.