©EDSA | Team | Principal | Rich Centolella

Adhering to the highest professional standards on every project means always, always placing good character, sound design principles and long-term value first. That’s how truly enjoyable and memorable places take form and become benchmarks in design.

Richard D. Centolella FASLA, PLA


Rich maintains a steadfast, forward-thinking philosophy in designing functional, realistic and engaging places for people. Imagination and inventiveness play key roles in his designs where project outcomes embody vision, accountability and realization. His ability to create high quality, customized solutions that address both client and community needs has earned him professional respect and solidified ongoing collaborations. He continuously creates memorable impressions that improve the experience of guests, residents and visitors through the integration of spaces, materials, and finishes.

  • Education: Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse University
  • Associations: American Society of Landscape Architects; Urban Land Institute, Recreational Development Council; Landscape Architecture Foundation, Board of Directors; Cultural Landscape Foundation, Stewardship Council; American Institute of Architects, Associate Member
  • Location: Baltimore