Oliver Gaffney is a landscape architect and horticulturalist in New Haven, CT who specializes in native plant material and has a broad range of experience with ecological restoration projects.
He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor's of Science in Landscape Architecture and a minor in Ornamental Horticulture in 2012. Oliver is licensed to practice landscape architecture in Connecticut and currently serves as Vice-President for the Connecticut chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (CTASLA).
Presently employed at TPA Design Group, Oliver oversees the technical aspects of the firm including computer aided design, project estimating, and materials sourcing. In his spare time, Oliver serves as Horticultural Advisor to the Wakeman Town Farm in Westport, CT where he advises the farm on a number of sustainable and ecological landscape topics.
A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Alamanc