PEOPLE

Collaborating with experts from various fields, we have learned that in this challenging and competitive environment one must have smart and efficient systems that allow for a smooth working process and an excellent delivery system.

  • Runit Chhaya RLA, LEED AP

    Principal

    Grain Collective is led by Runit Chhaya who has over a dozen years of experience in landscape architecture and urban design projects. He lives in New York City and has worked on public and private sector projects in the Northeast region of the US for the last ten years.Runit maintains involvement with every project of the firm and manages the day-to-day operations, maintains client contacts and provides quality control to ensure high excellence designs.

  • Sapna Advani AICP, LEED AP

    Director, urban design | community outreach

    Ms. Advani incorporates a collaborative and multidisciplinary approach in all her work that includes research and
    analysis, strategic thinking, public stakeholder and community consultation, to create innovative concepts and design strategies that lead to the development of functional and meaningful places and processes.

  • Kate Belski RLA

    Sr Landscape Architect

    Kate Belski is a landscape architect and horticulturalist with nearly a decade of experience working on successful and innovative landscape projects in New York City. Driven by a desire to cultivate relationships between urban residents and the ecosystem that they live in her work encourages people to participate in the outdoor environment by creating a diversity of unique experiences and perspectives.

  • Kurt Martig RLA

    Landscape Architect

    Kurt Martig has over 8 years of experience in diverse project types. He has worked locally and internationally on projects varying in size and scale from private terraces in New York City, to a 5 mile long bike and pedestrian corridor along the Delaware River in Philadelphia, to a district streetscape improvement project in Mexico. As an avid cyclist and explorer of cities, Kurt brings a unique perspective to the design of urban spaces as well as walkable and bicycle-friendly environments.

  • Maggie Condon RLA

    Consulting Landscape Architect

    Maggie Condon was born in New York City where her diverse background in photography, set design and filmmaking led to her career as a landscape architect. She received a BFA from Syracuse University and her Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from City College of New York.

  • Gea Ferrone

    Architectural Designer

  • David Sullivan

    Consulting Landscape Designer

  • Daniel Zambrano

    Landscape Designer