William B. Kuhl, FASLA
Chairman of the Board
Mr. Kuhl has been a practicing landscape architect in New York City, for more than 40 years, 33 as the head of his own firm. He was elevated to Fellow in the American Society of Landscape Architects, in the category of Executed works, in 1996. Projects designed by him, or under his direction, have had a distinct focus on the public realm, and are located throughout the United States and overseas. A majority of these projects have encompassed the design of public spaces, neighborhood and community revitalization, employing the use of multi-textured streetscapes, introduction of dynamic, multi-functional social spaces and plazas, open space nodes and parks.
Engaging key stakeholders and the public has always been a hallmark of Bill’s iterative design process, as has been his ability to realize his clients expectations, adhere to budgets and schedules, and balance competing interests without compromising a projects integrity. The more than 80 national, state and city design and planning awards Mr. Kuhl’s projects have received, and representative of his broad professional portfolio, attest to his ability and to his success in realizing the full potential for each project.
Bill is the Managing Principal for Saratoga Associate’s New York City office, and the overall Principal in Charge of the firm’s Landscape Architecture and Urban Design practice.
Education: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Graduate Studies in Urban Planning, New York University