PEOPLE

  • Runit Chhaya

    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

    LEED AP - director

    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 Belsky

    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.

  • Andrew McHenry

    landscape architect

    Andrew McHenry has over 5 years of experience in diverse project types. He has worked locally and internationally on projects varying in size and scale from playground for School Construction Authority in New York City, to a 5 mile long bike and pedestrian corridor along
    the Delaware River in Philadelphia. Andrew has extensive experience in the coordination of small and large project teams and the design and documentation of large and small landscapes, master plans, and infrastructure projects.

  • Maggie Condon

    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

  • Daniel Zambrano

    landscape designer

  • David Sullivan

    consulting landscape designer