Steve Blewett

Steve Blewett

Living Systems Specialist

A graduate of the University of California, Davis Landscape Architecture program, Steve joins RELM as our natural systems specialist.  His command of Southern California native plant palettes and related habitat and irrigation strategies amplifies RELM’s commitment to increase urban nature across the Southland and beyond.  Steve works integrally with designers in the visioning and execution of our landscapes, applying his knowledge from concept through construction administration.  Prior to consulting for RELM, Steve worked for Brightview (formerly Valley Crest Design Group) and Mia Leher & Associates.  Key projects include several components of The Orange County Great Park – the signature open space, the Sports Park, and several adjacent neighborhood parklettes, Pavilion and Beacon Parks. His urban portfolio includes Ivy Station, Park and Market, P Street Design Competition, Cal Plaza and the new LA Ram Stadium.

Recognized for his expertise with botanical and ecological systems, Steve developed the Educational Native Plant and Butterfly Garden at Maya Angelou High School in Los Angeles in collaboration with California Greenworks.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, University of California, Davis 2009

'Every built landscape is an opportunity to tell the story of place. I look to express a site’s cultural landscape through ecology and form.'