About Us

Dale Stuber started Stuber Land Design in 1994 with the intention of giving Central Illinois a landscape company that was distinctively design driven and dedicated to quality construction. Our goal is to work with you to provide the perfect setting for your home or business. Whether you need to make a few minor changes or want to create a whole new look, we have the experience, personnel, and equipment.

Why Choose Us? - At Stuber Land Design, we are Registered Landscape Architects and Landscape Contractors in the Peoria, IL area that create design solutions. Being specialists in Horticulture, Hardscape and Lighting, Stuber Land Design is dedicated to quality craftsmanship, with over 100 years of combined Horticulture Experience!

Dale Stuber, Owner/Landscape Architect

Dale has a Bachelors Degree in Ornamental Horticulture with an emphasis in Landscape Architecture from the University of Illinois and is a registered Landscape Architect in the state of Illinois. After working for Wirkus Nurseries near Chicago for 9 years Dale moved back to his hometown of Tremont to start his own landscape business, Stuber Land Design, Inc. in February of 1994. He is overseer of the designers and crews, making himself familiar with all of the companies' projects. Due to his success, he has been asked to speak and teach at meetings and seminars.

Tom Schureman,
Landscape Architect & Sales

Tom has a BSE in Education with a minor in Biology from John Brown University in Arkansas. He is a registered Landscape Architect and Certified Nursery Professional in the state of Illinois. Tom has been working in the landscape industry since 1978. His work experience has been in management of garden centers, landscape design, outdoor lighting and interior landscaping. Tom has worked in several parts of the U.S. allowing him to experience regional and national trends in landscape design. He is active on the Education Committee for Pro-Hort.Tom has been with Stuber Land Design for over 15 years.

Adam Campbell,
Chief Estimator & Dynascape Expert

Adam was born and raised in Pekin, IL. He graduated Cum Laude from Southern Illinois University with a degree in Ornamental Horticulture with added emphasis on landscape design. Adam has experience as an assistant manager of the landscaping division at a company in Chicago. Adam has been with Stuber Land Design for 10 years. You may see Adam measuring your site in preparation for base map drawings.

Tom Schafer, Business Manager

Tom has a Bachelor’s Degree in Ornamental Horticulture from the University of Illinois in 1983. His work experience includes greenhouse production and management. He also owned a cut flower business for 5 years. Tom’s responsibilities include plant purchasing & care, inventory control, assisting retail customers, and general management of all office procedures including payroll. Tom has been with Stuber Land Design for over 10 years.


Jason Sauder, Project Manager

Jason has an Associate’s Degree an Avionics and a Bachelor’s in Advanced Technology Studies. He has been with Stuber Land Design for over 20 years. As Project Manager, he creates the job schedule, orders hardscape materials, coordinates subcontractors, helps with estimating, oversees the installation at each work site, and uses his expert craftsmanship where needed. Jason is also our outdoor lighting expert.

Tom Endress, Operations Manager

Tom has a degree in Ag Business Management and is in his 10th year with Stuber Land Design, Inc. His areas of expertise include machinery operation and maintenance, drainage, grading and seeding. He is responsible for logistics, materials availability, machinery and facility upkeep.

Kim Boyle, Landscape Maintenance Foreman

Kim has her Associates Degree in Ornamental Horticulture from Illinois Central College (1980). She has been a manager for many of the area garden centers over the last 30 + years. She also owned her own business for 7 years. Kim uses her extensive horticulture knowledge to maintain the landscapes for many of our customers. This area of Stuber Land Design, Inc. continues to grow with Kim’s leadership.

Althea Adams, Design Assistant

Althea has her Associates Degree in Ornamental Horticulture from Illinois Central College since 2005. She worked as an intern for Stuber land Design while in college and has been with the company since that time. She assists in all aspects of the design process; conception, graphics, estimating, and presentation. She specializes in flower container design and installation for the summer, fall, and winter seasons. Her colorful containers bring life to your entry, patio, or pool.

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