Nicola Keen

18 December

BA(Hons) DipLA CMLI

Nicola is a Chartered Landscape Architect and joined Allen Pyke in 2006. She has a particular interest in developing ecologically sustainable schemes and regularly works in close conjunction with ecologists to maximise ecological benefit of both urban and rural developments.

Nicola is a skilled designer and has worked on a range of projects from town centre improvements, hotels and a variety of residential schemes including a large scale multi-phased development overseeing work relating to the public realm including streetscapes, parks and play areas. She also has extensive experience of undertaking landscape and visual impact assessments.

Nicola, drawing on her expertise in Sustainable Urban Design Systems (SuDS), gave a presentation to the National SuDS Conference in June 2012, focusing on how landscape design and SuDS can improve the environment and enhance biodiversity.

In her spare time, Nicola is a regular volunteer for the Wandle Trust, helping to clean-up and restore the River Wandle. She also likes making animals out of wool.