Stephen Shurtz

Urban Forestry and Landscape Manager for the East Baton Rouge City-Parish Department of Public Works (Baton Rouge, LA).

A registered Landscape Architect and ISA Certified Arborist, Mr. Shurtz has more than 30 years’ experience in municipal landscape design and urban forestry management.  He has twice served as president of the Society of Municipal Arborists (SMA), is a past president of the Louisiana Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), was recently elected to the Board of Trustees of the ASLA, is currently President of the Louisiana Urban Forestry Council and recently completed his second term as a member of the National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council (NUCFAC). Since 1978, Steve has maintained a private landscape design practice, Stephen A. Shurtz, ASLA, Landscape Architect, in Baton Rouge.

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