Creating beauty on the outside,

to live better on the inside

About Us

Jerry Pate Design has created beautiful landscapes for over thirty years. Our guiding design principal is to enhance quality of life, by creating synergistic relationships between architecture, landscape, interior and exterior spaces. We create beauty on the outside for people to live better on the inside.

We are firmly committed to the environment through the preservation of the natural habitats,  functions of the site and its surrounds, the enhancement of the aesthetic experience of the site and the employment of sustainable design principles. The result creates harmony between the new landscape and the surrounding environment that charms and inspires.

We build valued relationships through integrity and professionalism, while enhancing quality of life for people and communities.

Jerry Pate Design remains…True…to our site – True…to our environment – True…to our client.


Our Team

Building valued relationships through integrity and professionalism.
Jerry Pate

Jerry Pate


Since 1978, his golf designs have produced high-profile, top quality products, signifying a mission statement for Jerry Pate Design. Jerry has taken a stance to produce quality courses at a controlled budgeted cost. Jerry leads Jerry Pate Design with his unbridled passion for golf and providing the highest quality service to the industry. His principles of preserving the core values of the sport, environmental stewardship, and exceptional customer service are applied to every project that Jerry Pate Design undertakes. Jerry has been active in golf course design for more than thirty years. His perspective on golf design comes not only from his experiences with these designers and his understanding of the sport at its highest level, but also his wide array of professional ventures.

Steve Dana, RLA

Steve Dana, RLA

Senior Designer/Vice President

A registered landscape architect, Steve has lead the daily operations and design implementation of Jerry Pate Design since 1999 and has two decades of professional experience in the golf industry. Steve is a graduate of Princeton University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the School of Architecture. His studies focused on green architecture and sustainable development. He served as Captain of Princeton’s golf team, was a two-time Ivy League Golf Champion, a two-time Academic All-American, and runner-up for the prestigious Ben Hogan Award.

Licensed in Florida #FL6667043, Mississippi #MS625 and Alabama #AL778

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