Michael Ekblad joined Morris-Depew Associates in 2015 as the Director of Landscape Architecture and was named in 2021Director of Operations. He brings extensive experience in the areas of landscape and irrigation design, hardscape design, site planning, and permitting to the team. He has considerable skills and knowledge of the community development process, community visioning, amenity design, lifestyle planning, and construction phase services to benefit the firm’s clients’ needs.
In addition to his experience with commercial, industrial, and residential projects, Mr. Ekblad also has experience with environmental design and graphic design. His project history includes the development of attractive interpretative signage, the design of filter marshes, mitigation and native restoration areas, the development of environmental education materials, and the creation of community marketing graphics and illustrative site plans.