High Performance Landscapes

M. Diane Sloan is the CEO and principal owner of Kevin Sloan Studio since the company was formed in 2004. Her executive and studio leadership is informed by over 30 years of experience working for pre-eminent development companies in Texas and also as the assistant executive for Public Relations with Syracuse University where she worked for six years prior to relocating to Texas in 1995. In addition to her knowledge and familiarity with land and urban development, her expertise is uniquely conditioned for a design focused studio, by virtue of her background and education in the Fine Arts. In addition to her own signature writing style to studio projects, publications and blogs, she edits most of all Kevin Sloan's writing works frequently and authors many of the studio's proposals and planning manuals.

Select Projects as CEO of Kevin Sloan Studio


Vitruvian Park, Town of Addison, Addison, Texas
Casa Linda Park Pavilion and Playground, Dallas Parks and Recreation Department
Airfield Falls Conservation Park, Tarrant Regional Water District, Fort Worth, Texas
Integrated Pipeline Project, Tarrant Regional Water District, Fort Worth, Texas


Savoye I Multi-use Development, UDR, Addison, Texas
WaterSide, Trademark Development, Fort Worth, Texas
R. Gerald Turner Centennial Quadrangle, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
Gables Residential Projects

Numerous Private Gardens and Residential Works

Ms. Sloan Received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Ohio State University.