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Josh Orndorff Joins LandDesign as Director of Civil Engineering in D.C.

We are excited to announce that Josh Orndorff has joined us as the Director of Civil Engineering in our Washington, D.C. office! Josh brings over 16 years of experience in the Washington metro area managing public and private infrastructure and development projects. His areas of expertise include the design and construction of residential, multi-family, commercial, industrial and mixed use projects.


Josh’s passion is utilizing collaborative design practices to make “yes” the answer. His experience with all stages of the development process, from site selection to bond release, allows him to anticipate potential conflicts and develop strategies to keep the project moving forward.  He believes that great design inspires us to create more. On the weekends, you can find Josh playing in a baseball league and building a tiny house along the Shenandoah River.


What matters to Josh:

  • Pragmatic problem solving matters.
  • Relationships matter.
  • Collaboration matters.
  • Getting your hands dirty matters.
  • Beer and laughter matter.