Alan H. Jackson began his career after graduating from the University of Georgia with a degree in Landscape Architecture.After working for several firms around the Southeast, Alan settled on Hilton Head Island and worked for a large design- build firm. With over 30 years experience in the lowcountry, Alan has designed landscapes in just about every community in the Hilton Head, Bluffton, and Beaufort area.


Michael S. Small began his career in Atlanta working for a commercial landscape company which led to an interest in Landscape Architecture. After graduating from the University of Georgia with a degree in Landscape Architecture, he moved to Hilton Head Island, SC and worked for a large design-build firm. Mike has been designing high end residential projects as well as large commercial projects from Charleston to Savannah for the past 20 years.

Jackson & Small Associates is a joint venture Landscape Architecture firm which provides our clients with quality solutions to meet their specific site needs. We take pride in our work and strive to bring our clients’ vision to a reality while keeping in mind their budget and timeline. We want the client to enjoy the design and construction process with the final outcome of a successful project that fulfills the client’s every wish.

Member American Society of Landscape Architects
LEED Acredited Professional
Licensed in South Carolina & Georgia

Jackson & Small Associates works in collaboration with many architects, builders, engineers and developers. We respond to our client’s needs by considering their budget, style, and scope of the project. We have extensive construction field knowledge so we can apply a realistic approach to our designs.  All of our projects are managed by one of the principals throughout the design & construction process.

Services provided include:

Residential & Commercial  full service design

Site Analysis & Building Orientation

Native – ecological site reclamation

Sustainable site design

Construction detailing & documentation

Project bid preparation

Cost estimating

Construction administration & management




Sea Pines Plantation, Hilton Head Island, SC
Palmetto Dunes, Hilton Head Island, SC
Wexford Plantation, Hilton Head Island, SC
Long Cove Club, Hilton Head Island, SC
Spring Island, Okatie, SC
Bray’s Island, Sheldon, SC
Oldfield Plantation, Okatie, SC
Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton, SC
Colleton River Plantation, Bluffton, SC
Belfair Plantation, Bluffton, SC
The Ford Plantation, Richmond Hill, GA
Historic District, Savannah, GA
Wilmington Island, GA
Lady’s Island, SC
Beaufort, SC


Belfair Towne Village, Bluffton, SC
Hamilton Village, Lady’s Island, SC
Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Beaufort, SC
Bluffton Best Buy Shopping Center, Bluffton, SC
Target Shopping Center Entry Boulevard, Bluffton, SC
Long Cove Clubhouse Renovation, Hilton Head Island, SC
May River Village Apartments, Bluffton, SC
Savannah Yacht Club, Whitemarsh Island, GA
St. Andrews School, Wilmington Island, GA