Principal and owner

Principal and owner

Ryan Kelly

Ryan’s path to becoming a Landscape Architect has taken him across much of the US, Mexico and China gaining extensive experience in all phases of development: acquisition, design, construction and operations. His unique ability to quickly take an idea from design to construction while planning for long term operational costs is a representation of his brand awareness.

Growing up in a golf family, Ryan still enjoys playing in his spare time. He’s also dedicated to health, fitness, travel, reading and spending time at home with his family.

Project manager and certified arborist

Project manager and certified arborist

Andrew Murphy

Andrew combines broad project experience with evidence-based design principles to deliver lasting value to our clients. His process focuses on research, quantification, and a thorough generation of design alternatives. Andrew’s experience spans residential and commercial site design, outdoor athletic facilities, landscape master planning, and ecological restoration projects both home and abroad. He enjoys meeting the unique challenges of each project to reconcile environmental, financial, and client-driven goals.

Andrew is an avid reader and outdoor enthusiast. A Rochester native, his work has brought him to various parts of Central and South America for ecological master planning and agro-forestry applications. When he’s not at the office Andrew can be found enjoying local music or a new park with his wife and son.

Chief Operating officer

Chief Operating officer

Jessica Kelly

A Phoenix, AZ native, Jessica attended Arizona State University earning a Bachelors in Business. She ensures that the day-to-day operations of the RPK Design team run smoothly and provides key support to the firm. To compliment her role as COO, she volunteers her time to the Town of Brighton and serves on the Beautification Committee.

In her spare time you’ll find her on the tennis and/or paddle courts. She also enjoys reading, cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband and 2 cats.