Melanie joined Bespoke in 2016 after completing her Master of Landscape Architecture degree at University of Minnesota and her internship with a leading United States multidisciplinary practice. She brings a background in environmental design and provides our design team with a progressive approach and intellect on emerging design and urban issues. She has particular interest in integration of resilient strategies and crafting vibrant public spaces. Melanie excels in understanding layers of place-making and creating conceptual frameworks that lead to more meaningful spaces. She believes that landscape architecture has the capacity to go beyond recreational experience, and can add depth and meaning to the way in which people interact with their environment every day.