Joseph Bivona
Senior Associate
As a member of the design team, Joe has worked on a wide array of projects in the New York office. He played a central role in winning the competition for the Landmark Project at the University of Toronto which he now manages, overseeing the redesign of this 30-acre historic district. Most recently, Joe has also become the project manager of the Obama Presidential Center landscape located in Chicago’s historic Jackson Park.

Prior to joining MVVA, he contributed to Sustainable Site Design, a book about the process and criteria for context-informed landscape design. Additionally, he served as an adjunct professor of landscape architecture at the University of Connecticut from 2008 to 2010.

Joe received a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture from the University of Connecticut, graduating magna cum laude in 2008. Joe worked in the New York office from 2010 to 2013 and then returned in 2015 after graduating with distinction from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.

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