With over 20 years of experience, Jeff Johnston adds a layer of design expertise that can be integrated within every project. Jeff values building strong relationships with his clients and focuses on listening to what they desire. His well-rounded design aesthetic is transferable to any project, with Jeff believing that design should always take a central role, regardless of the project type. Jeff sees his role at BKV Group not as a title but as a “we are in this together” mindset, with a special emphasis on how he and the team are going to get a project done, and get it done well. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from Oklahoma State University, and began his career working on higher education and corporate projects that laid the groundwork for an emerging international portfolio. After a number of years in academia, Jeff transposed his robust portfolio and shifted his focus to Texas specifically, Jeff carved out a space to start his own landscape business – Johnston Landscape Architecture – specializing in higher education, corporate, and multi-familywork. Jeff joined BKV Group to revive the model of in-house A/E/I which aligns with his personal ethos of holistic design.