Craig Waltz

Landscape Achitect

Craig is a uniquely talented individual. Not only is he an experienced surfer, paddleboarder and skilled artist, he’s also achieved the level of black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Did we mention he has a knack for Landscape Architecture as well? Craig is a local product who grew up in Santa Cruz County and spent over a decade designing world class skateboard and bike park facilities with Wormhoudt Incorporated and California Skateparks. He has a strong sense of design and combines this with technical understanding and ability. Craig is a welcomed addition to the SSA team and brings knowledge and enthusiasm to the studio. The proud father to his daughter Beau and son James, he and his wife, Heather, treasure their family time together and love going to the beach, swimming, and riding bikes on West Cliff Drive.

Craig has a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.  He is a licensed Landscape Architect.


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SSA is an award-winning landscape architecture firm. We have been published in notable magazines and have garnered numerous awards for our exceptional designs.  You can find out more here. 

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We are always looking for talented and passionate people to join our team.

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