Richard Shaw, FASLA, joined Design Workshop in 1976.
He graduated with honors from Utah State University and earned his master's from the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University, where he was awarded the Jacob Weidenman Traveling Fellowship.
Shaw is a full member of the Urban Land Institute and has held council memberships in its Retail Development Council and the Recreation Development Council.
has taught Resort Design through Harvard University's School of Design Professional Development Series
work in both small-scale residential garden design and large-scale resort redevelopment, planning and design has garnered many awards and commendations.
Richard is a fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects and a past board member of both the Landscape Architecture Foundation and the American Institute of Certified Planners.
He is a registered landscape architect in Arizona, Nevada and Wyoming and a LEED®-certified designer.
In 2009 he
was the recipient of the American Society of Landscape Architects
Design Medal, and in 2012 the American Horticultural Society
(AHS) presented him with its Landscape Design Award at the Great American Gardeners Awards Ceremony.