About Us



The Garden Consultants, Inc. is a company dedicated to enriching the lives of our clients through the design, installation and maintenance of exceptional landscapes.

Our innovative, site-sensitive designs thoughtfully complement architecture and cater to the lifestyles of our clients.

We combine the best construction methods with the highest standards of workmanship to create landscapes that endure. As the single source of responsibility we provide timely project delivery on budget.

Upon completion we offer garden care services to ensure that each project reaches its full potential.

Inspired by our clients, we stretch our imagination to create refreshing and rejuvenating gardens, encouraging them to experience and celebrate the outdoors. [/vc_column]





A Chicago area native, David is President of The Garden Consultants and has been with the firm since 1998 as a landscape designer and project manager.  Drawing on nearly 20 years of experience, he is actively involved with each project, from the initial consultation and conceptual design through project installation and landscape maintenance. His detailed, hands-on approach ensures exceptional quality in all phases of work. David holds a Bachelor of Arts in History of Art from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and attended the Master of Landscape Architecture program at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign from 1994 to 1997.


Guillermo is a University of Illinois graduate with a degree in Landscape Architecture.  In his formative years, he worked for Maria Smithburg’s Artemisia, Mariani Landscape and Craig Bergmann.  He went on to start his own firm Mito Landscape Design, whose projects were featured in Cottage Living, Garden Design, Northshore, Chicago Tribune, Café Latino Living and others.  Guillermo joined The Garden Consultants team in the spring of 2015.  He has a keen sensibility for good design and manages projects through the visioning, planning and design process.  He enjoys photography and has an appreciation for nature which he finds inspiring.