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B.S. Landscape Architecture, University of Connecticut

B. A. Business Administration, Flagler College

A.A.S. Fashion Merchandising Management, Fashion Institute of Technology


Registrations: CO, CT 



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Jessica Petro, PLA, ASLA

Landscape Architect

Jessica Petro, PLA, ASLA, associate, joined SLAM’s Landscape Architecture & Planning (LA&P) Studio in 2018, bringing 15 years of experience in landscape architecture and expertise in programming and site planning, feasibility studies, complex regulatory approval processing and managing the design process through each stage of construction. She is currently leading the expansion and launch of the SLAM Denver LA&P Studio, serving various higher education and independent education clients, as well as the healthcare sector. Distinguishing her work in the field of landscape architecture is her leadership skills and thoughtful sensitivity to contextual site design and sustainability, with a specialization in native plant design and xeriscaping.

She holds a Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude in Landscape Architecture and Planning from the University of Connecticut, a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Flagler College, and an Associate Degree from the Fashion Institute of Technology.



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