Janet L. Bean

Landscape Designer

Where are you from: San Diego, CA

Favorite Movie: Operation Petticoat

Favorite sports team: FSU Seminoles – football and baseball

Why do you enjoy working at MGS: Family atmosphere

Why MGS: With MGS I get to design for a wide range of projects, from simple planting designs in small yards to large complex landscape designs with sophisticated outdoor entertaining/recreation spaces. We also see projects with challenging problems such as severe topography and drainage issues to solve.

Industry Experience: Masters Degree in Landscape Architecture from Virginia Tech, 3 years in an LA firm in New Jersey: designing residential, institutional and municipal landscapes
2 years with an engineering firm in North Carolina: designing municipal landscapes and writing/researching park and recreation plans and pedestrial plans for communities throughout North Carolina.
2.5 years with Metro Greenscape: designing residential landscapes in the Charlotte Metro Area.