With over 35 years as a service-oriented and award winning design firm, Michael J. Dul & Associates provides landscape architectural creativity, graphic communication and construction management.
A focus on client needs, responsiveness and quality has formed our reputation with clients and within the industry.
We continuously improve knowledge and skills. The result: striking design for public, commercial, and residential projects.
MICHAEL J. DUL
Michael J. Dul, ASLA, is the president and founder of Michael J. Dul & Associates, Inc., located in Birmingham, Michigan. He currently serves as design mentor and the overall manager of the firm.
For nearly 40 years, Michael has demonstrated a passion for landscape architecture through his portfolio of completed projects. His creativity, understanding of natural systems and detailed eye for the built environment has enabled him to produce scores of site-specific solutions with subtle clarity and powerful results. Clients include corporations, municipalities, institutions, developers and high-end residential.
Michael’s firm has earned numerous design awards from the Michigan Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, Michigan Association of Nurserymen, Construction Association of Michigan, Metropolitan Detroit Landscape Association and Detroit Home Magazine.
In 2011, the Michigan American Society of Landscape Architects recognized Michael J. Dul & Associates as Firm of the Year. And in 2012, Michael received a recognition award for Significant Contributions to Michigan’s Landscape Industry from the Michigan Chapter ASLA with Landscape Contractors and Suppliers.
PATRICK M. FUNKE
Patrick joined the firm in 1995 and brings creative ideas and design concepts to life through his project management skills. He monitors construction quality, timelines and budget to help ensure that projects meet our firm’s high standards of excellence. A skilled communicator, Patrick consistently exceeds client expectations.
He earned the ASLA Certificate of Honor for Excellence in the Study of Landscape Architecture, along with his Landscape Architecture degree from Michigan State University. He is a licensed Landscape Architect and a Certified Natural Shoreline Professional with the State of Michigan.
MATTHEW D. CLARK
After ten years of experience with a noted Landscape Architectural firm in Chicago, Matthew joined our firm in 2015. He currently specializes in commercial projects with an emphasis of Green Roof Design.
Matthew graduated from Michigan State University in 2005 with Honors and was a member of the Sigma Lambda Alpha Honors Society for Landscape Architecture. He is certified with CLARB and is a registered Landscape Architect with the state of Michigan.
TIMOTHY F. SHOEMAKER
Timothy joined our firm full time in 2015 after working a year as an intern and graduating from Michigan State University. He earned his degree in Landscape Architecture and was a member of the Sigma Lambda Alpha Honors Society for Landscape Architecture. He works on a variety of projects using his design, computer graphic, and project management skill set. Since joining our firm, he has become a licensed Landscape Architect within the state of Michigan and currently serves on the Michigan Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects Executive Committee.
PATRICIA M. KURTTI
Since 1997, Patricia has supported our firm in all facets of administration. Her interface with clients, staff, suppliers and public agencies facilitate smooth and efficient operations.