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GATEWAY DESIGN STUDIO, INC. serves to be recognized as a high performance planning, landscape  architectural and environmental design firm with our office located in St. Louis, Missouri. GDS, Inc. was  formed and is based on the previous firm known as Land Design Services, Inc. which was established in 1992  as full service company specializing in Planning, Civil Engineering and Landscape Architecture. As a next  generation company, Gateway Design Studio operates as a continued commitment by its ownership and  staff in providing personal service, responsible planning and sustainable design practices.  Our firm practices and is committed to performing all aspects of design and planning for our clients projects.  Our studio work includes master planning, site development planning, grading and drainage, preparation of  construction documents, project management and construction supervision. Past experience with projects  range in construction cost from $20,000 to $10 Million. As Owner and Lead Principal, Mr. Worzer’s expertise  transcends from a variety of project types over the past 28 years in health care, educational, institutional,  office, retail/commercial, residential and parks/recreation.  As a continued commitment to our clients, Gateway Design Studio participates in a vital role in providing  first-rate personal service and industry know-how to all its clients. Under the direction of our studio leaders, all  projects are executed and reviewed from schematic design through construction phases. Working with us  will empower you with success backed by proven team experience in planning, landscape  architecture and environmental design! MISSION: Our purpose is to create a realistic and exciting vision for your project, to provide and apply  sustainable design principals in order to be responsible to our environment and lastly create places that people  can enjoy and improve their quality of life!   


OWNER AND PRESIDENT R. Patrick Worzer, ASLA, RLA, CLARB, Lead Principal - rpworzer@gatewayds.com  Mr. Worzer serves as the principal designer and overall design studio leader responsible for  assuring that a successful and rewarding project is accomplished for our clients.  Mr. Worzer  provides expert design guidance with respect to his previous experience collaborating with a wide  range of projects and design teams.  His role and commitment will be to personally take the time  to understand your needs and expectations of the project and thereby apply his creative design  ability to transform a vision from concept to final completion.   Every design approach led by Mr. Worzer will bring unique qualifications applied to each project. This  distinctive approach is demonstrated by his having first-hand experience working with public and private  clientèle, elected city officials and various boards and commissions. Mr. Worzer has proven experience in public  presentations ranging from record public hearings, open forums and small group meetings with project  stakeholders.   In 1987, Mr. Worzer received his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from Kansas State University. Mr. Worzer  maintains registration in the State of Missouri as a licensed Landscape Architect and is a chartered Member of  the American Society of Landscape Architects, St. Louis Chapter and is CLARB (Council of Landscape Architects  Registration Board) certified which is the highest licensure certification available for Landscape Architects. He  resides in Ballwin, Missouri a suburb of St. Louis County, and has been married to his wife Connie Worzer for  the past 25 years. They have two children, Nicole (22) who is a professional hairstylist and Robbie (18) who is a  Senior at Marquette High School.  OFFICE MANAGER  Connie Worzer ceworzer@gatewayds.com Connie oversees all office related matters regarding HR, accounting and billing. For more information please  contact Connie at the email above.  SUPPORT STAFF  We employ the finest support staff to assist in the development and production of our drawings and  documents. We look for self motivated highly creative men and women to be a part of our team. If you are  interested in finding out more about our company, please contact Connie Worzer—Office Manager to see if we  currently have a place for you on our team. 
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