Ben Canales

Associate | Solana Beach /

Ben joined OJB in 2016 as an associate and key member of the design team. Applying his creativity and strong organizational skills, Ben serves as project manager and project designer within many site typologies ranging from academic landscapes to corporate headquarters. Finding value in all scales of landscape design, Ben has experience designing for urban parks, sensitive ecologies, retail, as well as mixed-use projects from master planning to design documentation. 

Ben earned his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Colorado State University, where he was awarded the esteemed Exemplary Service Award for his outstanding participation in the university, particularly for his role as President of the Student Chapter of the ASLA.