John Jackson

Principal / Director of Landscape Architecture & Urban Design

As a RATIO Principal and Director of Landscape Architecture & Urban Design, John oversees the design process and management of the project team. An industry expert, John understands the significant impact that compelling and engaging urban design can have on a community, recognizing that enhancing urban quality and character can be a key factor in retaining and growing new companies and talent.

An advocate of place making, John oversees his team through comprehensive planning and design phases that combine art and design to produce quality, user-friendly spaces. Recognizing the complex challenges and multi-tiered objectives that emerge during the urban design process, John works to design spaces that are unique, comfortable and memorable.

Education & Registration
  • Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, University of Illinois
  • LEED Accredited Professional