Joseph Marek was elected to our board of directors in 2015. Joseph first became involved with the Garden Conservancy in 2003 while sharing his own garden in Santa Monica, California, through our Open Days program, and he joined our Society of Fellows the same year. He also serves on our West Coast Council and the Open Days advisory committee.
His firm, Joseph Marek Landscape Architecture, specializes in residential projects at a variety of scales throughout southern California. He has also designed projects ranging from large-scale commercial headquarters and university master plans to retail and restaurant gardens. Joseph studied architecture as an undergraduate at Yale University and earned a master's degree in landscape architecture from the University of Virginia.
Read more about Joseph in our Summer 2014 newsletter profile.