Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design

Katherine "Kat" Aul Cervoni

founder + principal

Kat’s passion for landscape design began from an early age amidst the Daylily beds of her mother’s gardens in Georgia. After completing a horticultural internship at the New York Botanical Garden she went on to earn her master’s degree in Landscape Design from Columbia University in New York. For the last 8 years she has been working in the landscape design/build industry throughout the NYC metro area and beyond.

 

Outside of Staghorn, Kat enjoys long-distance running, crossword puzzles, and traveling with her husband, Michael. They live in Brooklyn with a small menagerie of adorable animals.

Arabella Kauffmann, Lead Gardener

Arabella
Kauffmann

lead gardener

When Arabella's not in garden mode she enjoys studying & practicing Chinese Medicine and herbalism, as well as performance art & music.

Brian Bo, Installation Foreman
Julian Tempesta, Installation Lead

Brian Bo

installation
foreman

Brian likes recording experimental music or collaborating on a large scale public art projects in cities across the U.S.

Julian
Tempesta

installation lead

Away from site work, you might catch Julian in the park for a game of pickup basketball or futbol, or tinkering with music at home.

Gregory Hinkson, Installation Crew

Gregory
Hinkson

installation crew

Outside of Staghorn, Greg enjoys working on computers and cars. Always looking for something to reverse engineer.

Zach Huckel-Bauer, Installation Lead
Derrick Price, Installation Crew

Zach
Huckel-Bauer

installation lead

Zach keeps busy at home in Bushwick, writing and playing music, and shooting hoops at Maria Hernandez park.

Derrick
Price

Installation Crew

Outside of work, Derrike enjoys routing for the Flyers and Phillies and drinking any IPA you put out in front of him.

Penny, Official Shop Dog + Overzealous Greeter

Penny

official shop dog +
Overzealous Greeter

When she's not busy jumping on new shop arrivals, Penny loves eating grass, making blanket and pillow forts, and staying velcroed to her mom & dad.

Sarah Capshaw, Assistant Gardener

Sarah
Capshaw

assistant gardener

In her spare time, she enjoys working with natural dyes, painting, and dreaming about the future.

Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design
Arabella Kauffmann, Lead Gardener
Brian Bo, Installation Foreman
Julian Tempesta, Installation Lead

Gregory Hinkson, Installation Crew
Zach Huckel-Bauer, Installation Lead
Derrick Price, Installation Crew
Penny, Official Shop Dog + Overzealous Greeter
Sarah Capshaw, Assistant Gardener
Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design
Arabella Kauffmann, Lead Gardener

Brian Bo, Installation Foreman
Julian Tempesta, Installation Lead

Gregory Hinkson, Installation Crew

Zach Huckel-Bauer, Installation Lead
Derrick Price, Installation Crew

Penny, Official Shop Dog + Overzealous Greeter

Sarah Capshaw, Assistant Gardener

Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design
Zach Huckel-Bauer, Installation Lead

Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design

Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design

Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design
Brian Bo, Installation Foreman
Arabella Kauffmann, Lead Gardener
Julian Tempesta, Installation Lead

Zach Huckel-Bauer, Installation Lead
Gregory Hinkson, Installation Crew
Derrick Price, Installation Crew
Sarah Capshaw, Assistant Gardener
Penny, Official Shop Dog + Overzealous Greeter
Founder + Principal of Staghown Landscape Design