FREE Webinar September 15: Landscape Architects as Federal Leaders


Are you interested in designing national parks and forests, as well as government building sites? Want to play a role in shaping national policy? The American Society of Landscape Architects and the Landscape Architecture Foundation will host Landscape Architects as Federal Leaders, a free webinar, on September 15 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. ET. Speakers will educate landscape architecture students and recent graduates about securing positions in the federal agencies.

Representatives from U.S. Forest Service and the Smithsonian Institution will detail employment opportunities for landscape architects in the federal government, pathways to a career in federal service, and information about how to apply for the Presidential Management Fellows Program. 


  • Matt Arnn, ASLA - U.S. Forest Service, Chief Landscape Architect
  • Jennifer Daniels, ASLA - Smithsonian Institution, National Zoological Park, Senior Landscape Architect
  • Jesse English, ASLA - U.S. Forest Service, Regional Landscape Architect/Recreation Planner
  • Dena Kennett, ASLA – National Park Service 
  • Logan Free, ASLA - U.S. Forest Service, Presidential Management Fellow
  • Emily Lauderdale, ASLA - U.S. Forest Service, Presidential Management Fellow
Registration instructions:
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JR Taylor
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