Team member since 2016

Melanie Ames

Project Manager


Layering color, texture, history and experience really makes a project stand out and become a fixture of the community. 





Bachelor of Science, Landscape Architecture, Colorado State University 




Berthoud Recreation District Planning
Berthoud, Colorado

Central Park*
Sugarland, Texas

Erie Community Park
Erie, Colorado

Fremont County Buttes Master Plan*
Akron, Colorado

Highland Stage Park
Loma, Colorado

Historic Milner-Schwarz Community Garden
Loveland, Colorado

Hudson Memorial Park*
Hudson, Colorado

Raffety Park
Granby, Colorado

Stagecoach Lake State Park
Steamboat Springs, Colorado


Englewood Public School District
Charles Hay World School, Clayton Elementary

Douglas County School District
STEM School and Academy

Jefferson County Public Schools
Great Work Montessori

Laramie County School District #1
Carey Junior High

Summit School District
Summit Middle School

Weld RE9 School District
Highlands School Campus



Bennett Downtown Plan*
Bennett, Colorado

Center Downtown Park and Master Plan*
Center, Colorado

Dacono Veterans Memorial*
Dacono, Colorado

Downtown Plaza and Park*
San Luis, Colorado

Downtown Streetscape and Master Plan*
Ault, Colorado

Gateway Entry Master Plan*
Lyons, Colorado

Historic Medina Family Cemetery* 
Loveland, Colorado

Little Thompson Valley Pioneer Museum Courtyard*
Berthoud, Colorado

Magnolia Historic Cemetery*
Houston, Texas

Sterling Downtown Master Plan*
Sterling, Colorado

Superior Town Hall*
Superior, Colorado

Windsor Downtown*
Windsor, Colorado



* Projects not completed at Design Concepts.