Blake Rhinehart, PLA, ASLA
Blake Rhinehart is a Senior Project Manager and lead of Urban Arena’s Oakland landscape architecture team. Blake has worked at Urban Arena, a multidisciplinary design firm, for over 5 years and has advanced from an entry level position. Blake’s work at Urban Arena involves housing and community focused projects where he attempts to create a sense of community through landscape design, develop exciting atypical landscapes in traditional housing communities, and improve development through sustainable principles. Prior to his experience at Urban Arena, Blake worked for 2 years at a residential design build firm in San Diego. Blake is a licensed landscape architect, a Bay Friendly Qualified Professional and a graduate of Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo.
This would be Blake’s second year serving as a director on the ASLA-NCC and he hopes to continue his work creating exciting walking tours, member events and helping the landscape architecture community in any way he can. He thanks the community for the opportunity to serve on the executive committee again.