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sculptor , Landscape architect

David Noel Carlson, American landscape architect, sculptor. Registered landscape architect, Illinois. Recipient Gold Key landscape architecture-recreation Chicago Area Homebuilders Association, 1974-1979, Silver key landscape architecture-planning Chicago Area Homebuilders Association, 1977-1978, gold award Wisconsin Landscape Federation, Waukesha, 1993, merit award Illinois Landscape Contractors Association, East Peoria, 1995.

Background

Carlson, David Noel was born on February 5, 1938 in Janesville, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Harold Raymond and Martha Ellen (Erickson) Carlson.

Education

Metallurgical Engineer, University Wisconsin, 1959. Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture, University Wisconsin, 1964.

Career

Landscape architect Milwaukee County Park Commission, 1965-1968, William Nelson & Associates, Milwaukee, 1968-1970. Chief landscape architect City of Chicago, 1970-1972. Landscape architect Lipp/Wehler Partners, Winfield, Illinois, 1972-1977.

Principal, owner D.N. Carlson & Associates, Chicago, 1977-1984. Superintendent planning Peoria (Illinois) Park District, 1984-1989. General manager design group Green View Nursery, Dunlap, Illinois, 1989-1992.

Group leader landscape architecture State Farm Insurance, Bloomington, since 1992. Owner, landscape architect David N. Carlson & Associates, Peoria, since 1998. Design consultant Peoria City Beautiful, 1988-1989, 95-96, J.S. James Company, Northbrook, Illinois, 1977-1984, Constitution Garden, Peoria, 1988-1989.

Achievements

  • Registered landscape architect, Illinois.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book of poetry) Reflected Visions, 1995.

Membership

Member Peoria City Beautiful, 1986-1988. Member American Society Landscape Architect, Professional Grounds Management Society, Society of America Registered Architects.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, writing, poetry.

Connections

Married Connie Kay Anderson, June 10, 1961. Children: Scott, Bruce, Erik, Heather.

father:
Harold Raymond Carlson

mother:
Martha Ellen (Erickson) Carlson

spouse:
Connie Kay Anderson

child:
Scott Carlson

child:
Bruce Carlson

child:
Erik Carlson

child:
Heather Carlson