Recent movements on equality and harassment shone a light on the significant challenges women face in the workforce. Though the world of landscape is no safe haven, increasingly women have presence at our profession’s helm. This panel features four women who broke away from traditional firms to lead new practices.
Health, Safety and Welfare
1. Learn about the challenges and opportunities facing women and what the panelists have done to overcome adversity. 2. Gain insight to the panelists career, leadership, and distinct qualities of their practice. 3. Discover new opportunities for the profession and roles of leadership in our profession and in our communities. 4. Understand how diversity in leadership will continue to nurture relevance in our profession and lead to design excellence.
Steven Spears, FASLA, AICP; Cinda Gilliland, ASLA, LEED AP; Gina Ford, FASLA; Jamie Maslyn-Larson, ASLA; Rebecca Leonard
American Society of Landscape Architects