Staff

Kathleen Neely
CFO/Office Manager

Kathy manages the day-to-day running of the office, accounting and billing. She and her husband owned their own construction company for 22 years in the Baltimore area where she worked in the same role. She has lived in St. Petersburg for seven years. She has known Hunter and Jamie for years, and they’re lucky to have her.

Julie R. Booth
Marketing Director

Julie works on all marketing, public relations and planning for the firm including social media, media outreach and business development. She worked in University Relations at USF St. Petersburg, and freelanced her skills for Bright House Networks, Common Language PR, Bayview PR, the Tampa Bay Technology Forum and others. Prior to that, she spent 15 years in television news, first at the FOX affiliate in Ft. Myers, then at Bay News 9. She’s a graduate of the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s of Science in Telecommunications.

Jacqueline Bayliss
Associate Landscape Architect

Jacqueline joined the BDG team in 2017. In 2016, Jacqueline earned her Master’s in Landscape Architecture from the University of Florida. With the addition of her B.A. in Studio Art, her designs clearly have a unique, creative flair. Works by landscape artists such as Andy Goldsworthy, Robert Smithson, and Buster Simpson encouraged Jacqueline to pursue a career in Landscape Architecture. Jacqueline’s passion to keep Florida pristine through sustainable development was molded by growing up in the Florida Keys. In her spare time, you can find her gardening, hiking, traveling, cooking and biking around town.