Associate | Studio Manager
Julia is an Associate and the Studio Manager at CMG Landscape Architecture. As an experienced Project Manager and Landscape Designer of urban conditions, Julia brings different types of people, experiences, and uses together to form successfully coordinated projects. With experience managing public plazas, parks, campus, and rooftop courtyard projects in the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City, Julia seeks to provide a sense of comfort, reveal landscape temporality, opportunities for unexpected social interactions where the visitor feels agency to make the space their own. Julia led the CMG team towards success within her role as Project Manager of 1629 Market Street – from concept to design development, Julia helped lead the vision for an inviting, dynamic and playful civic gathering space for the San Francisco neighborhood. As Studio Manager, Julia works within CMG to build strong project teams and operational strategies. She is an active volunteer, cultivating local resiliency and ecological stewardship through community-based stewardship and design of post-industrial sites and their edges. With an academic background in biology, Julia supplements her work with research in ecology, cultural landscapes and climate change. Julia holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.