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Riverbend Landscape, LC is a licensed and insured landscape construction company specializing in design / build projects. Projects include various high-end custom homes, water features, outdoor sports and recreational areas, commercial, and residential communities. Of great importance to us as a company and of great value to our clients is the importance of  keeping construction schedules and to meet predefined budgets.

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Mission Hills North Course, Rancho Mirage, CA – 1991

Employed by Landmark Land Co. as golf and landscape construction assistant in the construction of the Gary Player Course.

Bighorn Golf Club, Palm Desert, CA – 1991

Being employed by Westinghouse Communities as  Sr. Landscape Supervisor,  oversaw landscape construction of golf course and community amenities.  Included in duties was to supervise transplanting of over 900 Specimen Saguaro cacti.

Indian Ridge Country Club, Palm Desert, CA – 1992

Employed by Horton Shepardson Associates as a designer and to field supervise landscape construction of the grove course, homes, and site amenities.  Site time included placing over 1,000 trees, 919 Date Palms and 18 acres of shrub areas on the golf course.  Played a key role in the design and construction of the 18th hole of the south course – a desert theme course.

The Quarry at La Quinta, La Quinta CA – 1993

As an employee of golf construction firm,  worked as an assistant superintendent supervising bulk earth work, finish work, and sodding of the entire Tom Fazio course.  After employment with the contractor, the developer retained my services for 2 months to “detail” all native areas of the golf course.

Taquitz Creek Golf Course, City of Palm Springs, Palm Springs, CA – 1994

Employed by TKD Landscape Architects, I worked on the landscape design development and construction documents of the City owned Taquitz Creek.

Entrada Golf Course, St. George, UT – 1995

Being employed by RBI Golf,  was the assistant superintendent of construction for this 18-hole course in the southern Utah desert.  Being involved from start to finish, numerous challenges were overcome, including building 3 holes in an ancient volcanic rock bed.

Sunbrook Golf Course 9 hole addition, St. George, UT – 1996

As Costanza PS Associates, contracted with the city to consult and manage construction of this 9 hole addition to Sunbrook.  Supervised large in-field changes to the plans including separating one lake into two, and changes to the bulk grading which improved the aesthetics of the holes affected.  Intricately involved in the layout and construction of 3 ½ holes in ancient lava rock bed.  Worked closely with John Harbottle – Golf Course Architect to maximize aesthetics of the site and meet budgetary constraints.

Sunriver St. George, St. George, UT – 1998 to present

Provide landscape architecture, construction management, and landscape construction services as a partner of Riverbend Landscapes, L.C.  Managing Consultant for the 18 hole golf course, community center, park, and landscaping of the community.

National Institute of Fitness, St. George, UT – 1995

Presentation renderings for lake and park addition

Private Residence, Santa Clara, UT – 1996

Landscape, pool, and chipping green design services for private residence

Private Residence, St. George, UT – 1996

Landscape, pool, and tennis court design services for private residence

Webb Hill Canyon, St. George, UT – 1996

Conceptual Landscape Design and Presentation Drawings

Sunbrook Community Clubhouse, St. George, UT – 1996

Conceptual Landscape Plan

Paiute Springs at Entrada, St. George, UT – 1997

Lake and Stream design, landscape architecture

Bartlett Residence, Stone Cliff, St. George, UT – 1997

Complete design services for pool house, pool, and tennis court, landscaping

Sunbrook Communities, St. George, UT – 1997

Landscape design for medians, common areas, clubhouse

Sunriver St.George, St. George, UT – 1998 ongoing

Design and construct landscape with the development.

Alborada, Ivins, UT – 1999

Planning and design consultant for exclusive 13 home community and landscape and amenity construction

 Kachina Springs – Entrada, St. George, UT – 1999

Landscape Architecture and consulting on high-end PUD community

Entrada at Snow Canyon- St. George, UT – 2000

Design and build landscape and water features at main entrance

The Cliffs at Snow Canyon, St. George, UT – 2001

Design and build landscape of model homes, and main entrance water features and sports center

Entrada Sports Center, St. George, UT – 2001

Design and build landscape and amenities of sports fitness center

Private Entrada Residence, St. George, UT – 2001

Provided all landscape and feature design for private residence and 2001 parade home at Entrada, Lot #16

Citadel Estates, Ivins, UT – 2001

Provide design services for entry feature, walls, and landscape of PUD development

Dixie Regional Medical Center, St. George, UT – 2003

Provide full landscape architectural services for new hospital

Coral Desert Health Center, St. George, UT – 2003

Landscape architectural services for medical office complex

Private Residence, Henderson, NV – 2001

Custom high end pool design for private residence

Shaw Residence, Henderson, NV – 2002

Provide full service landscape architecture for custom private residence

Blake Memorial Park, City of St. George, UT – 2003

Design services for city park

Southern Utah Parade of Homes- Steve Dockstader Construction

Design and landscape construction for high end parade homes

Sienna Hills , Washington, UT-2006

Design project entries and roundabout

The Ledges of St. George, St. George, UT-2006

Design and construct landscape of 2006, 2007 parade homes, patio homes, clubhouse and common area landscape and entry.

Washington City Community Center Entry plaza, Washington, UT 2008

Design and build entry plaza water feature and Landscape

Dixie Regional Medical Center Outpatient Pavilion, St. George, UT – 2008

Landscape design services for new building at hospital campus.

Over 28 Private Residences, The Cliffs of Snow Canyon, St. George, UT-ongoing

Two Private Residences, StoneCliff, St. George, UT-ongoing

Private Residences, Entrada, St. George, UT-ongoing

Private Residences, The Ledges, St. George, UT-ongoing

Over 10 Private Residences, Kayenta, Ivins, UT-ongoing

Washington County Children’s Justice Center Children’s Garden, St. George, UT 2015

Pro-bono Design and construction of Children’s Peace Garden


Past Board member of “The Garden”, a demonstration garden for the Washington County Water Conservancy District.

Past Board member, City of St. George Shade Tree Committee

Provided landscape architectural services for The Doctor’s Free Clinic, a charitable health clinic in St. George, Utah.

Associate Member of the Southern Utah Home Builders Association

Board Member Friends of Washington County Children’s Justice Center

St. George City Volunteer Firefighter