Devin graduated from Utah State University in 2022, receiving both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Landscape Architecture. He began his post-graduate career as a Design Associate with Koontz Jones Design. His career in the field reflects an attitude of appreciation and stewardship over the natural landscape. His graduate research emphasized the importance of addressing the climate on various scales of planning and design. His thesis focused on GIS model analyses and community-wide design strategies for enhancing wildfire resilience throughout the Intermountain West. He has also worked outside Zion National Park in commercial resort design, land planning, and drone surveying. Throughout his work, Devin has built up a reputation for a detailed eye in design and an enthusiastic approach to harmonizing the built environment with the natural.