The Verdantas platform of companies is excited to announce the addition of Matthew Spong, RLA, ASLA and Trisha Sawicki, ASLA to its growing Landscape Architecture Practice.

Matt has over 40 years of experience practicing in Delaware and Maryland and has been responsible for the completion of approximately 1,600 projects focusing on land, site, and park planning, and landscape improvements. His extensive experience includes green roof design and construction, wetlands mitigation, and constructed wetlands for stormwater management. His notable projects include Jester Park in New Castle County, DE; 22 Phases of The Mispillion Greenway Riverwalk, Milford, DE; Oyster House Park in Seaford, DE; Grove Park Canal Dock Rehoboth Beach, DE; and Bethany Beach Nature Center & Conservation Greenway in Bethany Beach, DE.

Trisha has 27 years of experience in Landscape Architecture and has carried projects from the design of master site plans through the production of construction documentation and specifications.  She has experience in preparing forest delineation and conservation plans, wetland delineation and restoration plans and green stormwater management plans. With a strong background in horticulture, Trisha is adept in designing sustainable native gardens and landscapes. Trisha lives in her family home on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay in Tolchester, MD. She frequently works with local elementary school students on environmental restoration, STEM and outdoor arts projects.

Matt and Trisha will be based out of the mid-Atlantic area but will focus on growing the Landscape Architecture services of the entire Verdantas platform, which currently includes the leading environmental, energy, water and civil infrastructure firm Verdantas.