Mullen Designs is a full service design studio, working with a broad range of design styles, plant palettes, and hardscape features. Since 2006, Mullen Designs has worked closely with clients to create enduring outdoor spaces that meet their unique needs and desires. We pay careful attention to the specifics of each site, to create the most impactful design possible for your budget. In 2019, Mullen Designs was awarded the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) Gold Medal Award for Landscape Design.

Nina Mullen is a Landscape Designer and the Principal of Mullen Designs. She brings her own highly developed sense of aesthetics and extensive international travel experience to each project and enjoys working with space, hardscape materials such as stone and metal, and an extensive palette of plants, lighting, and garden art. Nina earned a degree in Landscape Architecture from Merritt College as well as certificates in Horticulture, Landscape Design, and Construction. She is a member of the APLD and is a Bay Friendly Qualified Landscape Professional.

Prior to her career as a landscape designer, Nina co-founded the Center for Digital Storytelling, and now incorporates this passion for storytelling into her work, integrating concepts of narrative, theme, and impactful emotions into her designs. She has also studied mosaic art and brings her background in fine arts, education, and social change to the interdisciplinary art of Landscape Design.