DESIGNER PROFILE: STEVE BROZZO
Landscape & Pool Designer
A native of Southern California, Steve graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz with highest honors in a multidisciplinary degree in American & Environmental Studies. He then went on to study Landscape Architecture at the University of California, Irvine. After working for a commercial Landscape Contractor in Los Angeles doing large-scale commercial projects, Steve joined the ValleyCrest Companies / Landscape in Phoenix, Arizona. There he was a project manager on such projects as Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix, and the ASU Karsten Golf Course designed by noted golf course architect Pete Dye. After five years in Phoenix, Steve was transferred to Las Vegas, NV as projects manager of the ValleyCrest branch there. In Las Vegas, he managed landscape construction projects such as the Atrium at The Mirage Hotel, The Laughlin Hilton Hotel, and many projects in the Summerlin master-planned community.
Preferring to go back into the design side of the industry, Steve then founded a Design / Build Landscape Construction firm that built custom residential outdoor environments for 12 years. After selling the company, Steve worked in the home building industry designing & building high-end residential remodels in both Phoenix and Las Vegas. Steve lives in the SE. Valley with his wife and his two dogs, Molly Ana & Josie. His daughter Elyse lives in Southern California and his son Justin is an Engineering student here in Arizona.