Joseph Huettl is a licensed landscape architect and landscape contractor with a Bachelor of Arts in Landscape Architecture from UC Berkeley. With over twenty years of experience in the field, Mr. Huettl has designed and/or installed a range of residential, commercial, and institutional projects throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. As a Principal of Huettl Thuilot Associates, he played a key role in the design and construction of many innovative projects including four Sunset Garden Award winners from 2002 to 2006. Prior to forming Huettl Thuilot Associates, Mr Huettl had designed and built hundreds of residential and light commercial landscapes, with projects featured in the Sunset Western Landscaping Book, Sunset Garden Annual, Northern California Home and Garden and various newspapers. He was a finalist in the Diablo Valley All Wars Memorial competition. As a student at Cal, he received the Fred Barlow Award for design excellence. When not working on a deadline or attending to his two daughters, two dogs, various animals, and a native garden, Joe's other pursuits have included traveling, writing, rock climbing, fishing, martial arts, sea kayaking, skiing, and other various activities."