Tianyi Jiang 'Tan' is originally from China. She has a solid background in ecology and biology. After a few years' search for her passion, she finally determined to devote her life to landscape architecture - a profession to explore the human-nature relationship, which she feels intriguing and meaningful. She earned a master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Georgia in 2017 and since then she has been working on a variety of landscape design and planning projects including residential, multi-family, commercial and green infrastructure. She is always interested in learning new knowledge and techniques within and out of the field and lives a life of curiosity. In her spare time, she likes reading books, riding bicycles with family and hiking with friends. Currently, she lives in the metro Atlanta area with her daughter and husband.