Our Design Team
David Pechmann is a Landscape Architect who has been with Landscape II since 1970. He graduated from Penn State and has been with the company for his entire career bringing a wealth of talent to our staff. David's passion for great design is reflected in his gardens that truly stand the test of time and are easily recognizable as some of the most beautiful in the region
John B. Oleksa Jr. is a Registered Landscape Architect who worked for Landscape II in the late 1980's as a Crew Foreman, then transferred from PSU to Cornell University (Ithica, NY), and graduated in 1993 with a BS in Landscape Architecture. Since then, John has worked at Waterloo Gardens (Exton, PA) and Felicita (Harrisburg, PA) prior to his return to Landscape II. John works on residential design and contracting as well as bidding on all commerical projects in our office.
Brent Potter is a 2010 Penn State Landscape Architecture graduate who has returned to Happy Valley after spending three years working as a residential designer in northern New Jersey. In the summer of 2009, Brent worked at Landscape II in the field. Now, he resides in historic Bellefonte with his wife and son. Brent enjoys spending time outdoors, custom woodworking and aquatics. He is always up for a new challenge and loves being able to express his creativity in the landscape.
Our Managment Team
Gary Grunthaner is the owner and operator of Landscape II. Gary graduated from Penn State University in 1968 with a degree in Horticulture and started the business that has evolved into the premier landscape design and installation company in Central Pennsylvania. He manages all of the day-to-day scheduling, ordering, and office personnel.
Jamie Cunningham is our office assistant. Jamie is the friendly voice that normally answers the phone at our office. Jamie takes care of our accounts and employee payroll.
Dillon Schall is our project manager, he graduated from Lock Haven University with a degree in Business Management. Dillon handles the coordination between office personnel and our field staff for scheduling and oversees the transition from a concept idea to a project completed to the client’s satisfaction.