"I believe we as Landscape Architects are capable of shaping the environment and the world we live in...as we deal with all aspects of the social and built environment. I am driven to make a difference."
Jim Baldovin
Principal

Jim Baldovin is the founder and Principal Landscape Architect of Conceptual Design and Planning Company. As a Landscape Architect with over 30 years of hands on experience, Jim embodies CDPC’s philosophy of ‘social environmentalism’ and is primarily responsible for the company’s strategic planning and business development. He is actively involved in all aspects of project development including site planning, development of design concepts, submittal review and construction administration. Jim  is always focused on the project requirements, program elements, sustainable environmental concerns and client needs. Jim’s diverse background brings a unique point-of-view and approach to all of CDPC’s projects. Jim is an advocate for the practice of Landscape Architecture and helps maintain industry professionalism by mentoring students and recent college graduates. 

Registration
Registered Landscape Architect  
CA 4176 | AZ 46496 | CO 1135 | NV 941  |  TX  3261 | UT 10438291 | WA 1451  | HI Pending

Education
BS Landscape Architecture, California Polytechnic 
State University, San Luis Obispo

Professional Affiliations
American Society of Landscape Architects

American Institute of Architects

Building Industry Association

California Assisted Living Association

International Council on Shopping Centers

National Association for Industrial and Office Parks

Urban Lands Institute


Philanthropy
Board Member, The Bourke Family Foundation Lights for Literacy 
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo Landscape Architect Mentoring Program