Michael Cannon

Senior Urban Designer

As a Senior Urban Designer, Michael brings a creative vision to each project, balanced with his abilities to work at various scales with multi-disciplinary teams and clients. His design approach infuses thoughtful rigor with a deep appreciation of the urban and natural landscape. With a strong background in landscape architecture, he is a versatile designer, and believes in an integrated approach to design, balancing project and client demands to create inspired, transformational, and sustainable environments. Michael is an award winning landscape architect and urban designer with over 22 years of international and domestic experience. Licenced in Washington, Oregon, and California, he joined CIVITAS in 2011, and focuses on urban design, master planning, and landscape architecture. He has lead the open space planning and design of the most recent CIVITAS projects, including Rouse Hill Phase 2 Urban Design Guidelines, Khams Shamat Master Plan & Urban Design Guidelines, Khams Shamat Streetscape Design, Ioco Lands Master Plan, Xindeng Master Plan, and Alexandra Park Master Plan.