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Dickson DeMarche

landscape architect

Dickson DeMarche, American landscape architect.

Background

DeMarche, Dickson was born on November 18, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of David Francis and Edythe May (Farmerie) democratic.

Education

B.Land.Arch., University California-Berkeley, 1962.

Career

Registered landscape architect, Connecticut Landscape architect Redevelopment Agency, New Haven, 1966-1967, Staunton & Freeman Engineers, New York City, 1967-1971. Construction coordinator Edward L. Barnes Architect, New York City, 1971-1974. Partner Environmental Systems Planning, Newtown, Connecticut, 1974-1975.

Owner, operator DeMarche & Associates, Westport, Connecticut, since 1975. Member Connecticut Board Landscape Architects, Hartford, since 1984. Adjunct faculty University Connecticut, since 1988.

Consultant in field.

Membership

Member Westport Board Tax Review, Connecticut, 1972-1976, Westport Architectural Review Board (chairman 1980), scoutmaster troop 39, Fairfield council Boy Scouts American, 1983-1986. Member Symbolic Heritage Preservation Committee, Westport, 1984-1988. Served to lieutenant United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1962-1966.

Member American Society Landscape Architects (chapter president 1985-1987), Urban Land Institute (associate), Connecticut Society Architects (affiliate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, tennis, sailing, hiking.

Connections

Married Marilyn Joyce Munhall, June 30, 1962. Children: Derick, Deborah Lyn, Burton.

father:
David Francis democratic.

mother:
Edythe May (Farmerie) democratic.

spouse:
Marilyn Joyce Munhall

children:
Derick DeMarche

Deborah Lyn DeMarche

Burton DeMarche