General Manager and Landscape Designer / Estimator
Brett specializes in Landscape Design and achieved his Architectural Technologist Diploma from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT). He possesses his Journeyman ticket as a Landscape Gardener, is a Landscape Industry Certified Designer and is a Certified Horticultural Technician in both Hard and Soft-scape installation designations.
In addition, Brett holds certifications from the National Concrete Masonry Association and the International Concrete Pavement Institute. Brett began in the construction industry in 1976 and has worked in the landscape industry since 1979.
Brett joined Prairie West in 1993, designing and installing residential landscapes ranging in value from $1,000 to $500,000 and commercial projects ranging in value from $10,000 to $3,000,000. He has received various awards for his projects and his work has been featured in magazine publications.
Throughout his career, he has gained considerable knowledge and experience in all aspects of landscape construction and he uses his expertise to help solve challenges related to site design or selection of materials that may be encountered at client’s sites.
In 2011 Brett spearheaded Prairie West’s health and safety program completing the courses required to become an auditor with the Alberta Construction Safety Association.