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Martin Flores Recognized with City of San Diego Team
Cal Poly alum Martin Flores is a Landscape Architect and Park Designer for the City of San Diego. He is also a founding member of our Landscape Architecture Department Advisory Council (LADAC). Martin and his colleagues were recognized last year by the San Diego Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) with an Honor Award for their Parks Master Plan. Read more:
San Diego Community Newspaper Group article: https://sdnews.com/collaboration-is-the-key-for-citys-landscape-architects/
Shared February 7th, 2023
Vicki Estrada Named Vice Chair of California Arts Council
Article from Sierra Sun - Sacramento, CA
January 2, 2023
The California Arts Council elected members Chelo Montoya and Vicki Estrada to serve as Chair and Vice Chair of the Council, respectively, at a public meeting held on Thursday, December 8. Vicki Estrada (c. 1977) has lived in San Diego since 1955 and is president of Estrada Land Planning. She has 46 years of public and private practice experience and has been a registered Landscape Architect in California since 1977 with a B.S. in landscape architecture from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. She is also a musician with piano as her specialty. Her experience includes land planning, urban design and landscape architecture for a variety of projects, including community planning, master planned communities, infill, parks, and streetscapes.
The article from Sierra Sun can be found here: https://goldrushcam.com/sierrasuntimes/index.php/news/local-news/42791-california-arts-council-announces-chelo-montoya-and-vicki-estrada-named-chair-and-vice-chair