Upon graduating from the University of Georgia, School of Environmental Design, Jeff Allen principal of J A L A, LLC has worked for firms in Atlanta and New York before opening his own practice in September of 2000. Inspired by beautiful gardens of historic residences and parks, Jeff began to develop his practice as a classical residential garden designer.
Jeff continues to study his craft through books, lectures and tours in association with- LALH, Library of Landscape History; ICAA, Institute of Classical Architecture and Art, Southern Garden History Society, and The Cultural Landscape Foundation and is happy to share his insights to garden clubs. He is currently serving on the Forsyth County Historic Regional Commission, and vice-president of the board of NCIAA. Jeff is a registered landscape architect in Georgia and North Carolina.