JKT Associates is a design-build firm for outdoor spaces based in Sonoma, CA. We specialize in thought-provoking design, exquisite high-quality craftsmanship, and ecologically responsible landscapes for outdoor living areas and recreational spaces. We offer a full range of design, installation, and maintenance services.

Each project is as important to us as our customers are and one of our highest priorities is creating meaningful lasting relationships with our clients.  We strive to provide unparalleled customer service at every point in the process, from initial design to final installation.

In a collaboration between our team of experienced professionals, our client, and their unique spaces, we endeavor to create a project that is aesthetically amazing, while also balancing functionality, environmental consciousness, and cost-effectiveness. 

Kurt Heitmeyer - Principal
Kurt brings a passion for landscape design and project management, as well as over 20 years of landscape contracting and design experience to his job as a principal of JKT Associates. After working for several large landscape contractors in the Bay Area, Kurt and two colleagues decided to create JKT Associates in order to realize their dreams of bringing personalized service and innovative processes to the world of exterior landscapes.

Kurt holds a BA in International Relations and International Business. He also served in the United States Marine Corps for six years, and is a member of Lions International. Kurt lives in Sonoma with his two children.

Jose Angulo - Principal
Jose began his career in brick work and masonry as a teenager in Mexico.  He studied computers and civil engineering in school, and went on to work in construction for several years, becoming a master of stone, tile, concrete, and stucco.

After moving to the U.S., Jose spent over a decade with a large landscape contracting firm as a construction foreman, honing his masonry and stone working skills on extensive projects that included walls, patios, fireplaces, and fountains.  During his years as a foreman, he gained crew management skills that are unparalleled.