Top Seven Things You Need to Know about Landscape Architect Perry Howard, FASLA


1.       He was born in Morganza, Louisiana, a small village near the Mississippi River with a population of 659.

 Morganza Louisiana

Source: Wikipedia

2.       He grew up in New Orleans and graduated from Louisiana State University with his B.L.A. degree in landscape architecture in 1975. He then graduated from Harvard University with his M.L.A. degree in landscape architecture.

Harvard campus
   Source: Harvard

3.       He served as president of ASLA (2007-2008). He also became a Fellow of ASLA in 1995 and received the ASLA President's Medal in 2012.

Perry Howard ASLA President

 Source: ASLA

4.       He is the coordinator of the landscape architecture program at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Perry Howard and students  Source: Perry Howard

5.       He focused on residential communities during his years of practice at EDSA in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

EDSA Fort Lauderdale

Source: EDSA

6.       He likes to eat seafood.



7.       His favorite season is spring.

North Carolina A&T State University

 Source: North Carolina A&T State University

Sources: Wikipedia, The HistoryMakers, ASLA 


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