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Clinton & Associates is now CLINTON+RIES Landscape Architects

Updated: Nov 24, 2020

With great pleasure we announce that Kate Ries, ASLA has joined with 
Sandra Youssef Clinton, FASLA in partnership. Together we are thrilled to introduce 
our new name CLINTON+RIES Landscape Architects.


About Kate

As an award-winning landscape architect with more than twelve years of design and construction experience, Kate creates seamless environments where natural systems and people interact. With a hefty portfolio of large scale urban, civic, and higher eduation commissions, Kate’s expertise adds to the breadth and depth of our practice. Her artistic and management mastery have and will continue to enrich and elevate our work in the commercial, urban, and civic realms.

Joining leadership with Sandy, and expanding our shared interests in designing site-conscious and place-specific landscapes, leverages our individual assets as one combined force. I am beyond thrilled and humbled to be taking this leap alongside one of the industry greats!

- Kate Ries, Vice President


I am delighted to share partnership and leadership of our firm with Kate as we advance our environmental stewardship and exemplary design opportunities toward an equitable and promising future.

- Sandy Clinton, President


CLINTON+RIES Landscape Architects is excited to build upon our 22-year legacy by continuing to provide our clients with a beautiful blend of landscape architecture, art, and horticulture.

Please join us in congratulating Kate as we enter this exciting next chapter!

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