Christopher Moyles (1962-2018) FASLA


Chris Moyles is a Principal and Partner of Reed Hilderbrand. A passionate designer, Chris strives for conceptual clarity in shaping expressive landscapes through collaboration with owners, institutions, and the public. He has served as the design lead for many of the firm’s most acclaimed commissions across all scales and project types, from the Poetry Foundation Headquarters to Long Dock Park to the large-scale master planning and urban development in Boston’s Seaport District. Since joining Reed Hilderbrand in 2000, Chris has emerged as a leading advocate within the discipline for the advancement of sustainable design practices and landscape performance. He currently leads the campus master plan for Vanderbilt University, the implementation of The Contemporary Austin’s Betty and Edward Marcus Sculpture Park, and is principal-in-charge for the Innovation/Wellness District development in downtown Tampa, Florida. Chris received a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Science degree with a focus in Ecology from Virginia Commonwealth University. He has taught at Boston Architectural College and the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University and is a frequent guest critic at design schools across the United States. Chris currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Boston Society of Landscape Architects.