David P. Sauter

Landscape Architect
Professor, Environmental Horticulture and Design: Foothill College

1979 BSLA; Landscape Architecture: Iowa State University, Ames, IA.
1992 MA; Higher Ed Administration: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
1980-present Continuing Education to maintain registrations and skills development.


2000-present david p sauter, Landscape Architect, Mountain View, CA Licensed Landscape Architect.
2000-present Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA Instructor, Environmental Horticulture and Design.
1998-2000 Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, IA Dean, Business Education Department.
1987-1998 Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, IA Horticulture Department, Coordinator and Assistant Professor.
1984-2000 SSA Associates (formerly Design Collective), Mount Vernon, IA. Associate and Landscape Architect/Planner.
1983-1984 Crose-Gardner Associates, Des Moines, IA. Project Manager and Landscape Architect.
1979-1983 Rieke-Carroll-Muller Associates, Ames, IA. and Minneapolis, MN. Project Landscape Architect and Planner.

Current Professional Licenses and Organizations

Licensed Landscape Architect, State of California, #4666
Member, Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)

Publications and Exhibitions

2005 Landscape Construction, 2nd Ed, (textbook) Delmar Publishers, Thompson Learning
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2002 Plan It, Dig It, Build It, Thompson Learning.
Homeowners guide for completing basic landscape construction projects.
1997 Art and Sustainability in the Landscape
Joint exhibition of Iowa Chapter ASLA and Des Moines Art Center, presentation of Prairiewoods Spirituality Center.

design associates

Jessie Klinker
landscape designer
jk landscapes
mill valley, california

Suzanne Redell, CHT
landscape designer
thriving gardens
redwood city, california

Lynn Saunders
landscape designer
los altos, california

Stuart Sweet
landscape designer
los altos, california