Julie Moir Messervy

Julie is a widely-recognized industry leader with decades of landscape design experience, including high-profile projects such as The Toronto Music Garden in collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma. The author of nine books on landscape design, she wrote Home Outside: Creating the Landscape You Love in 2009 to democratize landscape design. She then built a team to develop the Home Outside mobile app so that people everywhere could design their own landscapes. For homeowners who need more help, Julie launched the Home Outside Design Studio and pioneered remote landscape design. She’s now innovating with cutting-edge technology to make beautiful, sustainable design accessible at scale.

Amir Alexander Hasson

Amir is a serial impact entrepreneur and permaculture designer who has built three companies from startup to exit, improving the lives of millions of people worldwide. He has led digital sales and marketing teams to create brands from scratch and generate over $100M in revenue. He is passionate about developing businesses that address systemic global problems. Amir is responsible for growing Home Outside’s operations to a scale that combats climate change.

David Rose

David Rose

David is a five-time entrepreneur, MIT lecturer, author, and expert on digital product innovation, computer vision, spatial computing, and the internet of things. He launched an award-winning virtual try-on app for glasses at Warby Parker and is passionate about AI, AR/VR, wearables, embodied interaction, and affective computing. David is responsible for innovating and implementing Home Outside’s technology vision.

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Jennifer

Jennifer does a bit of everything at Home Outside: answering your emails, handling logistics and payment, fielding questions about the app and service, helping you decide which service is right for you. Drop us a line or use our contact form—Jennifer will get back to you soon!

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Samantha

Samantha is a landscape designer and manager of Home Outside’s designer network. Samantha has permaculture design experience and especially enjoys designing contemporary landscapes and gardens that include edible plants.

Marissa

Marissa is a landscape designer with over 8 years of experience in projects across the US, from the southwest to New England. Inspired by natural landscapes and native plant communities, she uses these to inform her contemporary and eco-conscious designs.

Francisco

Francisco is a landscape designer with over 5 years of experience in projects all across California. Inspired by native plants he uses drought tolerant plant palettes to perform in a variety of ways to evoke soothing and inviting spaces.

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Jana

Jana is a landscape designer with nearly 20 years of experience designing functional yet deeply meaningful landscapes. She approaches each design looking for a sense of balance and loves subtle details and patterns found in nature.

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Bethany

Bethany is a landscape designer with a background in both landscape design-build and fine gardening. She approaches design with a love of plants and eco-sensitive landscapes. Her favorite challenge is to create beautiful modern compositions with local resources.

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Daniel

Daniel is a landscape designer with experience working on projects across the United States, Mexico, and Asia. He loves designing eco-friendly, dynamic spaces that balance the user’s needs with the surrounding landscape and architecture.

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Erica

Erica is a landscape designer with experience in all aspects of landscape design, with emphasis on horticulture and sustainable design. She has published a number of articles on plants and garden design and is a valuable resource at Home Outside.

Derek

Derek is a landscape designer with over 6 years of experience working on a multitude of projects along the east coast from Maine to Florida, from small backyard gardens to city-wide master plans. He enjoys designing practical and useful spaces that are both aesthetically pleasing and environmentally friendly.

Sarah

Sarah is a landscape and garden designer specializing in thoughtful, plant-driven design. She enjoys designing modern, naturalistic landscapes that use the surrounding environment as inspiration. She also loves to help clients integrate edible and cut flower gardens into their landscape.