Brodie gained experience in the field of landscape construction while growing up in the Great Valley of California. For over 12 years, he worked on a variety of projects ranging from city parks and street improvements to residential design and installation, before returning to school to study Landscape Architecture at UC Davis. Brodie’s design approach fuses his construction knowledge with his desire to create meaningful and relevant places. His belief in a hands-on approach influences his design process and management style, providing Brodie the opportunity to see projects come to life. In his spare time, Brodie explores California through his pursuit of climbing and hiking, as well as broadening his artistic sensibility through printmaking, sculpture, and watercolor.