Ann Søderberg – Senior Landscape Architect CMLI & Office Manager
Following a successful career in banking & finance, Ann decided on a second career in Landscape Architecture, inspired by her great love for plants and architecture. She gained a First for a BA in Garden Design and a distinction for a Masters in Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich and became a Certified Member the Landscape Institute (CMLI) in 2010. Being Scandinavian, Ann has an inherited interest of everything sustainable and her designs show strong layout and relaxed simplicity, using lush planting. She also trains office staff in computer-aided design programmes, professional studies and mentors on the LI’s Pathway to Chartership. Lindsay Anglin – Landscape Designer
Lindsay studied for a diploma at the Pickard School of Garden Design in 2007. She was awarded an RHS silver medal and won the inaugural Chris Beardshaw scholarship at the Malvern Spring show 2008. During the year, Lindsay was awarded an RHS gold medal for her garden at the Malvern Autumn show and a silver gilt for the garden she worked on with the team at Chelsea 2009. Since the scholarship, Lindsay has completed the RHS level II course and a year’s WRAGS traineeship at Bristol Botanic Gardens.
Jenny Hyden – Landscape Architect
Following a professional background in graphic design, marketing and public relations, Jenny combined her main passions, the natural environment and design to become a Landscape Architect. She gained a first for a Postgraduate Certificate in Landscape Design and a distinction for a Masters in Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich. Jenny aims to absorb the existing sense of place and possibilities of a landscape and strives to create gorgeous, contemplative spaces that nourish and enrich people and the wider environment over time. She is inspired by patterns, forms and motifs in nature to design thoughtfully with simple hard materials juxtaposed with edible, medicinal and ornamental planting. She enjoys all aspects of landscape architecture and is equally at home at the drawing board, on the computer or on a building site! Annesofie Milner – Student Landscape Architect
Having just finished a bachelor degree in Landscape Architecture at Copenhagen University, Annesofie focused her thesis on the art of Islamic Gardens, with an indepth focus on Middle Eastern botanical gardens. For her, the study of Landscape Architecture is a constant and fascinating learning experience; embracing a combination of nature as an evolving and living organism, with creativity, imagination and human interaction. In her second year at university, Annesofie took part in creating an experimental, contemporary rooftop garden in the centre of Copenhagen. Growing a large field of various strawberry species, with the purpose of exploring the concept and effect of urban farming. Annesofie is a student representative for The Danish Landscape Association, sustaining the link between the student council and the association. Annesofie is working as an intern at PU+H, and is planning to start her master degree in Spring 2015.
Ågot Johanne Aasbø – Landscape Architect
Ågot is a landscape architect from Norway, were she recently finished her Master's degree at University of Life Sciences in Oslo. During her Master's, Ågot was also the student representative for The Norwegian Landscape Association. Ågot's focus during her postgraduate degree was on healing gardens and how nature and landscape can affect our health and wellbeing. She enjoys the creativity and diversity of landscape architecture; from urban planning through to planting for biodiversity and habitat. To compliment her landscape architecture studies, Ågot elected to study Art History at Oslo University for a year. Her artistic eye, skill and flair is found in all of her drawings, plans and 3D visualisations. Ågot is currently working as in intern at Petherick, Urquhart and Hunt, prior to returning to Norway and working in an Oslo-based design practice.