Cathy Larson is the owner and designer at Second Nature Design. She entered the landscape field in 2012 taking classes at College of DuPage in Glen Ellen, Illinois. She has also received additional training from the Chicago Bonatic Garden and New York Botanical Garden.

In addition to running her own business, Cathy also offers freelance landscape design for other design firms in the northern New Jersey area.

Outside of her business, Cathy is a busy mom of two young boys, volunteers with the Boy Scouts of America, and is an avid runner.

What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson