2019 Green Industry Hall Of Fame Inductees

Tom Donnelly

Brightview Landscape Development


Tom is responsible for an extensive branch network that while national in scale is capable of delivering an array of integrated landscape development services at the local level. Additionally, Tom is responsible for the division’s pre-development services, design-build, and BrightView Design Group, the company’s landscape architecture practice.

Since joining legacy ValleyCrest in 1980, his astute understanding of landscape construction, site development, team building and corporate leadership has proven instrumental in the company’s success. Tom is a member of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA). He sits on the Board of Directors of the ACE Mentor program, is the VP of Development at the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF), and is a Governor on the ULI Foundation Governors Board. He is a member of the Board of Advisors at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s School of Landscape Architecture.

Tom is a licensed landscape contractor in 12 states and received a bachelor of science in Landscape Architecture from Rutgers University in New Jersey.


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Tom Donnelly

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