The Netherlands

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture b.v.

Nico Koomanskade 1021
3072 LM Rotterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0) 10 485 5801


West 8 Brussels urban design & landscape architecture bvba

Waaienberg 123
1745 Opwijk

+31 (0) 10 485 5801

United States

West 8 urban design & landscape architecture p.c.

2133 Arch Street, Suite 101
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States of America

+1 347 371 2252

Donna Bridgeman-Rossi

Team Leader, Senior Landscape Architect

As Director of West 8 North America, Donna leads and interfaces with a wide range of client groups, from large institutional to non-profit, and oversees the entirety of the design process from concept, contract and construction. Donna Bridgeman-Rossi brings over 15 years of professional experience in design execution, articulation and management to bring transformative projects to reality.

A Licensed Landscape Architect, Donna’s business acumen enables her to deliver projects across international environments, climates, procedures and processes. These include the construction administration and design on the realization of West 8’s masterplan, revitalization, and redesign efforts of the Toronto Waterfront to managing the multidisciplinary consulting team for the construction of the Houston Botanical Garden, a woman-led, 132 acre multi-phase botanical garden in a Texas bayou ecosystem.

Donna undertakes project work using a comprehensive, technical, and collaborative approach and has developed a versatile skill set from her experience working extensively in multidisciplinary, international studios. A Canadian, UK National, and current resident of Philadelphia, holds two Masters degrees from the University of Toronto in both Landscape Architecture and Architecture. Sharing her experience with students, Donna lectures and serves as visiting critic at a variety of academic institutions around the world.

18 Years Professional Experience
Landscape Architecture, Garden and Public Space Design, Execution & Supervision
Licensed Landscape Architect