POD Design announces the hiring of Sharon A. Floro, RLA, ASLA, to manage its new satellite studio, serving the Greater Cincinnati region. Sharon worked in various multi-disciplinary design companies prior to her last firm, where she owned and managed GroundWork Design Cincinnati LLC for 12 years. As a celebrated illustrator and an astute advocate for integrating native planting, she enjoys the success in designing outdoor places where children get up-close to nature. Some of the notable completed local projects she managed: the Marge & Charles Schott Nature PlayScape at the Cincinnati Nature Center, the Spring Grove/Clifton Ave. Streetscape Rain Gardens, and the Cloister Courtyard Garden at the Church of the Redeemer.