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John is committed to bringing innovative, resilient construction technologies and sound ecological solutions to SCAPE’s built work.

John Donnelly

Technical Principal

John Donnelly, RLA, is Technical Principal at SCAPE. He leads the management, documentation, and construction of the studio’s major built work projects in the New York region, nationally and internationally. In over a decade of professional practice, John’s work has included the design, documentation and implementation of award-winning streetscapes, mixed-use developments, waterfront parks, master plans, recreation trails and a variety of on-structure landscapes.

John holds a Bachelor’s in Environmental Planning and Design and a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Rutgers University.


Registered Landscape Architect (RLA): Arkansas, California, Michigan, New York, Tennessee


Certificate in Urban Green Infrastructure