Photo Credit: Kate Lewis Photography



Ms. Bowers joined the company in the fall of 2012 after what began as a practice interview developed into an invitation for employment. She is a licensed Professional Landscape Architect in the State of Maryland, and a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

As a member of the MHG landscape architecture department, she is involved in numerous projects.  Her responsibilities range from landscape conceptual sketches and planting plans, to the construction detailing and administration of the final phases of design. Colleen assists with natural resource inventories, forest conservation plans, and field work for landscape as-built observations.


  • Bachelor’s of Landscape Architecture (BLA), Minor in Horticulture from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


She enjoys wine-making, Hokie football, gardening and walking/hiking with her family. When approaching a project, Colleen looks for inspiration from her favorite artists and landscape architects including the works of Andy Goldsworthy, Rebecca Krinke, Richard Serra and James Corner.