Gaelin Walsh | Designer­

Gaelin Walsh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. Before starting at WPD, Gaelin worked for 5 years at Lear+Mahoney Landscape Design Associates and at Araiys Design in the Hamptons, where he worked primarily on high-end residential projects. Gaelin brings expertise in technical drafting, computer rendering and experience in construction documentation, schematic design, and construction administration to the firm. Gaelin spent a semester abroad in Siracusa, Sicily studying how the historic island of Ortigia has integrated tourism and contemporary lifestyles while maintaining its genius loci connected to ancient Greek and Roman times.

Since joining Whitham Planning & Design, Gaelin’s role has included project research; the preparation of site analysis diagrams, design development, materials schedules, renderings, for-construction drawings and details, and specifications; and responses to RFPs. Projects that Gaelin has worked on include City Centre, canopy Hotel by Hilton, and Cayuga Orchards, among others.