Shea Hansen is the founder and principal of Monarch Landscape Architecture, a certified small and disadvantaged business qualified to provide landscape architecture services to FDOT. Ms. Hansen is a registered landscape architect and certified arborist, who resides in South Florida. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Florida State University and a Master of Landscape Architecture degree from Florida A & M University. Shea has been providing landscape related services to FDOT since 2006, and 4 of those 13 years she spent as an In-house Consultant for the District 6 office. Ms. Hansen’s consulting services include landscape architecture concept development and design, tree inventories and dispositions, plan reviews, specification writing, detail development, construction observation and maintenance reporting. Shea is passionate about the preservation and creation of tree canopy, particularly in urban areas, and enjoys working alongside transportation engineers to produce creative solutions that minimize landscape impacts along roadway corridors. Shea looks at every transportation project as an opportunity to strengthen and improve a community.