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Glen Ellison, ASLA

Glen Ellison is a true pioneer of Colorado Resortscapes with more than 25 years of design and construction experience in the Vail Valley. After graduating from college, Glen almost immediately started Land Designs by Ellison. Glen is an active member in the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado and the American Society of Landscape Architects. Glen’s project experience ranges from Custom Single-Family Residential and Commercial to Entertainment Venues, Recreation Centers and Government Institutions. Before moving to Colorado and founding Land Designs by Ellison with his brother in 1981, Glen had been involved in the ‘green industry’ since the age of 14 when he began undertaking various tasks in a Landscape/Nursery operation in Mansfield, Ohio. Prior to merging with A Cut Above Forestry to form Ceres Design & Arborscape, Glen built Land Designs by Ellison into the premier landscape architecture and construction firm in the central mountains of Colorado.

In addition to his work as a Member of the Board, Glen oversees the construction operations for Land Designs by Ellison. He also remains involved with the landscape architecture department, helping oversee the design process for many projects.

Glen graduated from The Ohio State University in 1980 with a BS in Horticulture and Landscape Design.

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