Chris H. Garrity, RLA, LEED AP

Principal, Glackin Thomas Panzak, Inc.

Mr. Garrity has been an essential member of Glackin Thomas Panzak, Inc. since joining the firm in 2002. He was named an associate in the firm in 2008 and became a principal in 2012. His project experience includes landscape architectural design for traditional neighborhoods, mixed-use developments, commercial projects, hospitals, colleges and universities. He has extensive experience in all aspects of landscape design from concept sketch plans to detailed construction documents, encompassing projects of all sizes and scale from small gardens to local streetscapes to large residential developments. Mr. Garrity regularly coordinates production efforts with staff members and project team members, including civil engineers, architects and attorneys to efficiently provide creative solutions which address governmental requirements and meet our clients’ objectives.

In recent years, Mr. Garrity has concentrated his efforts to become a leader in the design of landscapes featuring native plantings, meadow restorations and stormwater Best Management Practices. His background in efficient water use, combined with an enthusiasm for creative stormwater design solutions, has provided significant input into the LEED accreditation process for our clients.


1993: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture,
University of Arizona

Professional Registration

Registered Landscape Architect, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
LEED Accredited Professional

Professional Affiliations

Delaware Valley Green Building Council