Meet Our Team

At OCBA, we recognize that creating great outdoor places takes teamwork and vision.  With over 125 years of combined experience our dedicated staff of landscape architects provides comprehensive services to clients from project inception through construction and beyond.  We have also developed an expansive professional network across the state of Michigan so we can bring together design teams that are tailor made to fit each project.  Our approach has resulted in successful project delivery for over five decades.

Sandra Bliesener

Sandra J. Bliesener,
LLA, ASLA, LEED AP

President/Landscape Architect

Katie Chase

Katie Chase,
ASLA

Landscape Designer

rachel-hughes-nilsson

Rachel L. Hughes-Nilsson,
LLA, ASLA

Associate/Landscape Architect

Monica Johnson

Monica Johnson,
ASLA

Landscape Designer

Ken Peregon

Kenneth W. Peregon,
LLA, ASLA

Senior Landscape Architect

Karen Russcher

Karen L. Russcher,
LLA, ASLA
Landscape Architect

Paul Warnick

Paul H. Warnick,
LLA, ASLA

Landscape Architect