Yvonne Battista



Yvonne is a landscape architect with over 17 years of design, construction document and public consultation experience with a focus on urban streetscapes, campuses and stormwater management.  Skilled in both leading and working in large multi-disciplinary teams, Yvonne seamlessly prioritizes pedestrian environments within a focus on environmental stewardship and quality design solutions. She has been a guest lecturer and visiting studio critic at the University of California, University of Oklahoma and University of Toronto, and recently organized a DTAH volunteer effort for AIS Toronto, a non-profit organization assisting local residents with mental health challenges and homelessness. Yvonne is currently a member of the OALA Standard Written Contracts task force.


  • University of Toronto: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, 2000

Professional Affiliations

  • Member: Canadian Society of Landscape Architects
  • Member: Ontario Association of Landscape Architects
  • Member: American Society of Landscape Architects
  • LEED Accredited Professional

Major Projects