Esther Mitchell

What is your professional background/expertise?

HR and Horticulture (UME Master Gardener Coordinator, PG County

How did you come to know/work with Kelley Oklesson?

Kelley is a Master Gardener who has done some wonderful projects for the Master Gardener Program

What was something that you learned while working with Kelley?

Kelley is a nice person who enjoys life and is very professional.

Were there any challenges or changes in plans and how did Kelley handle it?

Kelley is a very busy person who is always ask to do things. She is well aware of her time and can try to accommodate requests but is not hesitant to say no if she is too busy.

What did you enjoy about working with Kelley and how did she compare to working with other design professionals?
She is very personable and fun. She produce quality plans and work to ensure the design is right for the project.

What piece of advice would you give those considering hiring a design professional?

Make sure that the professional understands your needs and wants and that they have some knowledge of the subject matter they are designing for.

What does the world need more of? Less of?

The world needs more compassion and understanding and less hate.