Director of Planning, Design, and Programs
Jacqueline Higgins is a licensed Professional Landscape Architect (PLA) with 20+ years of project management experience and more than 18 years of experience in the field of landscape and irrigation design. As the Principal Landscape Architect for Coast to Coast Landscape Architecture, she worked on many projects around the county with a specific emphasis on climate-appropriate designs. Higgins worked in the environmental consulting field as a Restoration Landscape Architect, where her practice focused on ecological restorative and regenerative systems design all over southern California. Higgins thrives on working with interdisciplinary teams to create holistic and self-sustaining landscapes that enhance the local habitat and overall environment. In addition to her professional practice, Higgins is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects, a former local chapter board member,a member of the California Native Plant Society (CNPS) and was formerly on the CNPS educational Garden Tour Committee.