Meet Our Landscape Designer Experts

Kurt Bongiovanni,
Owner & Master Landscape Designer

GA Landscape Design Team - Kurt, Landscape Designer

Kurt Bongiovanni’s lifelong passion for landscape design has made him a NJ landscape leader. Combined with his three decades of experience and a degree in horticulture has helped as well. Furthermore he continues to study plant biology. As well as routinely attending progressive horticulture, design and construction classes to further his knowledge. This allows him to stay at the cutting edge of the landscape industry. Kurt is a master gardener and certified landscape designer. He works closely with his clients throughout every project phase. Kurt offers unmatched attention to detail and a total commitment to achieving his clients’ personal and practical goals. His dedication to excellence assures every customer is 100% satisfied with their landscape investment.

Esper De Leon,
Project Manager & Landscape Designer

GA Landscape Design Team - Esper, Landscape Designer

Esper is proactively involved in many areas of G.A. Landscape Design & Associates. She has expertise in landscape planning, advertising and marketing, job estimation, project management, and contract administration. Esper is an invaluable resource to clients, since she can address practically any question or concern. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in engineering and has more than 10 years of software engineering experience. Her lifelong zeal for the arts and photography, love for nature and attention to detail are reflected in everything she does.

Ryan Clayton,
Landscape Architect

GA Landscape Design Team - Ryan Clayton, Landscape Architect

Ryan has a BS in landscape architecture. In addition he has several years of engineering experience as well as landscape design and construction experience. Combined with an extensive knowledge of landscape design and installation and passion, Ryan creates beautiful environments for our clients.

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Shannon Savage,
Landscape Designer

GA Landscape Design Team - Shannon, Landscape Designer

Shannon has a degree in landscape architecture from Rutgers University. She is also a creative force who brings her unique vision to every project. With her plant familiarity and talent for customizing plant palettes, she is an essential member of our team. Having spent 20 years in landscape design she creates both hand-rendered designs along with providing 3-D renderings. These designs allow clients to easily envision their projects’ focal points. Not only does she design, but she also hand-selects all plant materials to assure their quality. This also allows her to makes certain they fit perfectly into her overall design. Shannon’s passion for coordinating the character and style of a given project highlights her gift for distinctive landscape design.

Michelene Lisanti,
Landscape Designer, Plant Research & Project Management

GA Landscape Design Team - Michelene, Landscape Designer

Michelene has worked in landscape design since 1985. This experience combined with her love of landscaping and plants position her as an industry authority. She has worked for G.A. Landscape Design & Associates since 2002. She is driven by a passion to create year-round outdoor displays for clients. This helps guarantee all aspects of the job meet our company’s ambitious standards. From consults with clients onsite to partners with field supervisors her expertise in creating plantscapes that will thrive for years to come shines.

Edgar Carranza,
Master Mason

GA Landscape Design Team - Edgar, Master Mason

Edgar has nearly 30 years in the landscape field. During this time he has built all water features and high-end patios for G.A. Landscape Design since 2001. His comprehensive experience, attention to detail and passion for perfection result in custom masterpieces. These water features and patios continue to amaze and delight our clients.

Mike Orlando,
Master Carpenter

GA Landscape Design Team - Mike Orlando, Master Carpenter

Mike’s ability, knowledge and skill in crafting wood structures brings a unique outcome to every project. His pergolas, arbors, trellises, decks and accent fencing takes each project to the next level. Furthermore, Mike never fails to meet G.A. Landscape’s high expectations for attention to detail and quality of workmanship. He is an indispensable part of our team.

Ready to Get Started?

Connect with our team to learn more about how we can help you. Either call our office at 908.789.1859. Or send a message and one of our team members will get back to you.