Staff Directory

Staff, Overview

Please find ASLA staff listed below. Staff are organized according to the most recent organizational chart.

Select a staff member's name below to learn more about how they can help you. 

If you still have questions, please contact info@asla.org

Staff, Overview

Please find ASLA staff listed below. Staff are organized according to the most recent organizational chart.

Select a staff member's name below to learn more about how they can help you. 

If you still have questions, please contact info@asla.org

Nancy Somerville, Hon. ASLA, Executive Vice President / CEO

202-216-2339











Talk to me about:

  • Strategic objectives and priorities
  • Administrative policies
  • Governance and legal issues
  • Presidents Council
  • Design and planning industry partnerships/liaison
  • Baldrige framework for performance excellence
 

Nancy Somerville, Hon. ASLA, Executive Vice President / CEO

202-216-2339











Talk to me about:

  • Strategic objectives and priorities
  • Administrative policies
  • Governance and legal issues
  • Presidents Council
  • Design and planning industry partnerships/liaison
  • Baldrige framework for performance excellence
 

Curt Millay, ASLA, Corporate Secretary

202-216-2340
 









Talk to me about:
  • Board of Trustees
  • Executive Committee 
  • Constitution & bylaws
  • Society elections
  • Committee appointments
  • Ethics issues
  • Council of Fellows
  • Building renovation
 

Curt Millay, ASLA, Corporate Secretary

202-216-2340
 









Talk to me about:
  • Board of Trustees
  • Executive Committee 
  • Constitution & bylaws
  • Society elections
  • Committee appointments
  • Ethics issues
  • Council of Fellows
  • Building renovation
 

Ron Sears, Director, Stakeholder Relations and Resource Development

202-216-2369
 








Talk to me about:
  • Charitable donations to the campaign for the ASLA Center for Landscape Architecture
  • Charitable donations to the ASLA Fund
  • Charitable donations to the Chinatown Green Street Demonstration Project
  • Becoming a member of the ASLA Fund Heritage Circle
  • Making a gift of stock or mutual fund shares to the ASLA Fund
 

Ron Sears, Director, Stakeholder Relations and Resource Development

202-216-2369
 








Talk to me about:
  • Charitable donations to the campaign for the ASLA Center for Landscape Architecture
  • Charitable donations to the ASLA Fund
  • Charitable donations to the Chinatown Green Street Demonstration Project
  • Becoming a member of the ASLA Fund Heritage Circle
  • Making a gift of stock or mutual fund shares to the ASLA Fund
 

Keith Swann, Special Assistant to the Executive Vice President

202-216-2353
 








Talk to me about:
  • Governance
  • Green Roof Education Program 
  • ASLA Weekly Reader and Bi-weekly ASLA Leaders E-Express
  • Programs and Operations Report, Annual Operating Plan
  • Board of Trustee Meetings 
  • Leadership Travel Calendar 
 

Keith Swann, Special Assistant to the Executive Vice President

202-216-2353
 








Talk to me about:
  • Governance
  • Green Roof Education Program 
  • ASLA Weekly Reader and Bi-weekly ASLA Leaders E-Express
  • Programs and Operations Report, Annual Operating Plan
  • Board of Trustee Meetings 
  • Leadership Travel Calendar 
 

Richard Winston III, PHR, CCP, Human Resources Manager

201-216-2362
rwinston@asla.org
 








Talk to me about:
  • Strategic Management 
  • Workforce Planning & Employment
  • Human Resources Development
  • Total Rewards
  • Employee Relations
  • Risk Management 
     

    Richard Winston III, PHR, CCP, Human Resources Manager

    201-216-2362
    rwinston@asla.org
     








    Talk to me about:
    • Strategic Management 
    • Workforce Planning & Employment
    • Human Resources Development
    • Total Rewards
    • Employee Relations
    • Risk Management 
       

      Susan Cahill-Aylward, Hon. ASLA, Managing Director, Information and Professional Practice

      202-216-2320
       








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA Standard Contracts–forms and guidelines
      • National salary survey custom profile reports–information and data interpretation
      • Archives and Collections Committee (and ASLA reference and archives collections)
      • Professional Practice Committee (and general professional practice questions from members and others)
      • Public Practice Advisory Committee (and general public practice questions from members and others)
      • Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers (CTLA)
      • US / ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites) 
      • IT and office-related issues–ASLA network files, Outlook email access, Internet service, phones, building access, climate control, printers/copiers/scanning/fax service
       

      Susan Cahill-Aylward, Hon. ASLA, Managing Director, Information and Professional Practice

      202-216-2320
       








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA Standard Contracts–forms and guidelines
      • National salary survey custom profile reports–information and data interpretation
      • Archives and Collections Committee (and ASLA reference and archives collections)
      • Professional Practice Committee (and general professional practice questions from members and others)
      • Public Practice Advisory Committee (and general public practice questions from members and others)
      • Council of Tree and Landscape Appraisers (CTLA)
      • US / ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites) 
      • IT and office-related issues–ASLA network files, Outlook email access, Internet service, phones, building access, climate control, printers/copiers/scanning/fax service
       

      Susan Apollonio, Director, Education Programs

      202-216-2337
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Annual Meeting Education Advisory Committee
      • Annual meeting education, field, and general sessions 
      • Annual meeting professional development opportunities
      • Annual meeting call for presentations
      • Annual meeting speakers
      • Annual meeting session recording  
      • Annual meeting bookstore and author signings
      • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System ( LA CES™): providers, committees, records, and database
      • Professional development relationships with allied professions
      • Committee on Education 
      • Graduating Student Survey
       

      Susan Apollonio, Director, Education Programs

      202-216-2337
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Annual Meeting Education Advisory Committee
      • Annual meeting education, field, and general sessions 
      • Annual meeting professional development opportunities
      • Annual meeting call for presentations
      • Annual meeting speakers
      • Annual meeting session recording  
      • Annual meeting bookstore and author signings
      • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System ( LA CES™): providers, committees, records, and database
      • Professional development relationships with allied professions
      • Committee on Education 
      • Graduating Student Survey
       

      Shawn Balon, ASLA, Career Discovery + Diversity Manager

      202-216-2376
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Career Discovery + Diversity initiatives
      • Your Path to Landscape Architecture
      • Diversity Summit
      • YOUR LAND
      • Landscape architecture education
      • Professional development relationships with allied professions
      • General landscape architecture questions (professional landscape architect, PLA)
       

      Shawn Balon, ASLA, Career Discovery + Diversity Manager

      202-216-2376
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Career Discovery + Diversity initiatives
      • Your Path to Landscape Architecture
      • Diversity Summit
      • YOUR LAND
      • Landscape architecture education
      • Professional development relationships with allied professions
      • General landscape architecture questions (professional landscape architect, PLA)
       

      Whitney Mitchell, Education Programs Manager

      202-216-2344
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) 
      • Continuing education requirements for license renewal
      • Annual Meeting speakers
      • Annual Meeting sessions
      • Annual Meeting call for presentations
      • Annual Meeting Education Advisory Committee (AMEAC)
       

      Whitney Mitchell, Education Programs Manager

      202-216-2344
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System (LA CES) 
      • Continuing education requirements for license renewal
      • Annual Meeting speakers
      • Annual Meeting sessions
      • Annual Meeting call for presentations
      • Annual Meeting Education Advisory Committee (AMEAC)
       

      Kristopher Pritchard, Accreditation and Education Programs Manager

      202-216-2359
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB)
      • LAAB-accredited programs
      • LAAB accreditation 
      • LAAB annual report 
      • Committee on Education 
      • Landscape architecture educational programs
       

      Kristopher Pritchard, Accreditation and Education Programs Manager

      202-216-2359
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB)
      • LAAB-accredited programs
      • LAAB accreditation 
      • LAAB annual report 
      • Committee on Education 
      • Landscape architecture educational programs
       

      Katie Riddle, ASLA, Professional Practice Senior Manager

      202-216-2338
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Professional Practice Networks (PPNs)
      • PPN Council
      • Online learning webinars
      • The Field blog
      • Landscape Architecture Technical Information Series (LATIS)
      • Allied Organizations: Smart Growth Network (SGN), National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/International Builders Show (IBS)
      • General landscape architecture questions (professional landscape architect, PLA)
       
       

      Katie Riddle, ASLA, Professional Practice Senior Manager

      202-216-2338
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Professional Practice Networks (PPNs)
      • PPN Council
      • Online learning webinars
      • The Field blog
      • Landscape Architecture Technical Information Series (LATIS)
      • Allied Organizations: Smart Growth Network (SGN), National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/International Builders Show (IBS)
      • General landscape architecture questions (professional landscape architect, PLA)
       
       

      Alexandra Hay, Professional Practice Coordinator

      202-216-2360
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Professional Practice Networks (PPNs)
      • The Field blog
      • Online learning webinars
      • Landscape Architecture Technical Information Series (LATIS) exams
      • Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS)
       
       

      Alexandra Hay, Professional Practice Coordinator

      202-216-2360
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Professional Practice Networks (PPNs)
      • The Field blog
      • Online learning webinars
      • Landscape Architecture Technical Information Series (LATIS) exams
      • Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS)
       
       

      Anthony Fashanu, Network Administrator

      202-216-7842
      tfashanu@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Computer and IT technical support
      • Remote access to ASLA network
      • Computer and IT set up at ASLA hosted meetings and the Annual Meeting
      • ASLA IT consultants
      • Maintaining a safe network environment

      Anthony Fashanu, Network Administrator

      202-216-7842
      tfashanu@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Computer and IT technical support
      • Remote access to ASLA network
      • Computer and IT set up at ASLA hosted meetings and the Annual Meeting
      • ASLA IT consultants
      • Maintaining a safe network environment

      Ian Bucacink, Archivist and Technical Librarian

      202-216-2354
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Library and archival collections
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) article searches
      • ASLA History
      • Books by Members Amazon store
      • Fellows database
      • Copyright requests
       

      Ian Bucacink, Archivist and Technical Librarian

      202-216-2354
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Library and archival collections
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) article searches
      • ASLA History
      • Books by Members Amazon store
      • Fellows database
      • Copyright requests
       

      Julia Lent, Hon. ASLA, Managing Director, Member and Chapter Services

      202-216-2330
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Chapter support 
      • Strategic planning
      • LARE Prep Subcommittee
       

      Julia Lent, Hon. ASLA, Managing Director, Member and Chapter Services

      202-216-2330
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Chapter support 
      • Strategic planning
      • LARE Prep Subcommittee
       

      Craig Grimm, Manager, Database Operations

      202-216-2329
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Membership database
      • Member lists
      • Billing information
      • Historical data request
      • Membership benefits
      • Adding or removing committee members to database
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) subscription records
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org concerning Member information/access 
       

      Craig Grimm, Manager, Database Operations

      202-216-2329
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Membership database
      • Member lists
      • Billing information
      • Historical data request
      • Membership benefits
      • Adding or removing committee members to database
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) subscription records
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org concerning Member information/access 
       

      Melissa Gobrecht, Manager, Chapter Relations

      202-216-2323
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Chapters
      • Chapter Presidents Council
      • Member Service Committee
      • Leadership Development Committee
      • Emerging Professions Committee
       

      Melissa Gobrecht, Manager, Chapter Relations

      202-216-2323
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Chapters
      • Chapter Presidents Council
      • Member Service Committee
      • Leadership Development Committee
      • Emerging Professions Committee
       

      Maxine Artis, Manager, Member Services

      202-216-7840
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Member or subscriber billing, payments, renewals, address updates, receipts 
      • Member benefit questions and fulfillment
      • Member status
      • Monthly ACH payments
      • Emeritus, Limited, and Temporary Status
      • Waiver request
      • Member or guest password resets
      • Updating the sign-in sheet, Employee Phone List, and ASLA Reference List
      • Membership, Chapter, Honor, and Student certificate request
      • Chapter and rebate deposit report
      • Firm Finder
       

      Maxine Artis, Manager, Member Services

      202-216-7840
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Member or subscriber billing, payments, renewals, address updates, receipts 
      • Member benefit questions and fulfillment
      • Member status
      • Monthly ACH payments
      • Emeritus, Limited, and Temporary Status
      • Waiver request
      • Member or guest password resets
      • Updating the sign-in sheet, Employee Phone List, and ASLA Reference List
      • Membership, Chapter, Honor, and Student certificate request
      • Chapter and rebate deposit report
      • Firm Finder
       

      Monica Barkley, Member Services and Subscriptions Representative

      202-216-7851
      membership@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Members: payments, receipts, renewals, address changes, passwords
      • Chapter payments
      • Certificates for Chapter Awards
      • Subscribers: Missing issues, back orders, duplicates, Zinio accounts
      • Firm Finder 
      • Back-up for Joblink

       

      Monica Barkley, Member Services and Subscriptions Representative

      202-216-7851
      membership@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Members: payments, receipts, renewals, address changes, passwords
      • Chapter payments
      • Certificates for Chapter Awards
      • Subscribers: Missing issues, back orders, duplicates, Zinio accounts
      • Firm Finder 
      • Back-up for Joblink

       

      Katrice Patten-Speight, Receptionist (Part-time)

      202-898-2444
       









      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA membership
      • Address change or profile update
      • Renew receipt request
      • Reinstatement
      • ASLA login 
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) renewal, address change, gift subscription
      • Request for member account changes
       

      Katrice Patten-Speight, Receptionist (Part-time)

      202-898-2444
       









      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA membership
      • Address change or profile update
      • Renew receipt request
      • Reinstatement
      • ASLA login 
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) renewal, address change, gift subscription
      • Request for member account changes
       

      Terence Poltrack, Director, Public Relations and Communications

      202-216-7852
       








      Talk to me about:
      • LAND biweekly e-news
      • Notes & Numbers fact sheet
      • Annual Public Awareness Summit oversight and implementation of results
      • Annual Diversity Summit organization and implementation of results
      • Annual Meeting and related event scripting 
      • Leadership communications support 
      • ASLA representation on panels and at events 
      • National Building Museum sponsorship 
      • ACE Mentor Program sponsorship
      • With others, Career Discovery 
      • AIA, APA collaboration
       

      Terence Poltrack, Director, Public Relations and Communications

      202-216-7852
       








      Talk to me about:
      • LAND biweekly e-news
      • Notes & Numbers fact sheet
      • Annual Public Awareness Summit oversight and implementation of results
      • Annual Diversity Summit organization and implementation of results
      • Annual Meeting and related event scripting 
      • Leadership communications support 
      • ASLA representation on panels and at events 
      • National Building Museum sponsorship 
      • ACE Mentor Program sponsorship
      • With others, Career Discovery 
      • AIA, APA collaboration
       

      Karen Grajales, Public Relations Manager

      202-216-2371
      ktgrajales@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Media relations
      • Writing and disseminating press releases
      • Public outreach campaigns and public relations strategy to maximize coverage of ASLA events and initiatives
      • Writing and disseminating advocacy news
      • Identifying and developing members to serve as media experts
      • Experts database
      • Monitoring media coverage of ASLA and landscape architecture
      • Talking points and presentations for media and public interaction
      • Outreach to allied organizations, such as the D.C. Environmental Education Consortium and Cultural Tourism D.C.
      • Local K-12 education outreach activities, such as the D.C. Adopt-a-Schools Program, and updating our Tools for Teachers page.

      Karen Grajales, Public Relations Manager

      202-216-2371
      ktgrajales@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Media relations
      • Writing and disseminating press releases
      • Public outreach campaigns and public relations strategy to maximize coverage of ASLA events and initiatives
      • Writing and disseminating advocacy news
      • Identifying and developing members to serve as media experts
      • Experts database
      • Monitoring media coverage of ASLA and landscape architecture
      • Talking points and presentations for media and public interaction
      • Outreach to allied organizations, such as the D.C. Environmental Education Consortium and Cultural Tourism D.C.
      • Local K-12 education outreach activities, such as the D.C. Adopt-a-Schools Program, and updating our Tools for Teachers page.

      Jared Green, Senior Communications Manager / Editor, The Dirt

      202-216-2348
       








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA.org home page 
      • Creating new pages, tools, files on ASLA.org 
      • Short URLs and aliases for ASLA.org 
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org, but not with JobLink, FirmFinder, or the member tools
      • Google Analytics 
      • The Dirt blog 
      • The Landscape Architect's Guide series 
      • Sustainable design resource guides 
      • Designing Our Future: Sustainable Landscapes 
      • ASLA multimedia / videos on Vimeo 
      • Google adwords campaigns  
       
       

      Jared Green, Senior Communications Manager / Editor, The Dirt

      202-216-2348
       








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA.org home page 
      • Creating new pages, tools, files on ASLA.org 
      • Short URLs and aliases for ASLA.org 
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org, but not with JobLink, FirmFinder, or the member tools
      • Google Analytics 
      • The Dirt blog 
      • The Landscape Architect's Guide series 
      • Sustainable design resource guides 
      • Designing Our Future: Sustainable Landscapes 
      • ASLA multimedia / videos on Vimeo 
      • Google adwords campaigns  
       
       

      Paul Azzolini, Graphic Designer and Front End Developer

      202-216-2368 









      Talk to me about:
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org and LAND 
      • Adding content, images, or files to ASLA.org 
      • Honors & Awards web sites 
      • Career Discovery web site 
      • Designing print materials (brochures, buttons, single sheets, and infographics)
      • ASLA ads in newspapers or other websites
      • Technical questions about Adobe Suite, Front-end Development, and Mobile and tablet web design 
       

      Paul Azzolini, Graphic Designer and Front End Developer

      202-216-2368 









      Talk to me about:
      • Fixing problems on ASLA.org and LAND 
      • Adding content, images, or files to ASLA.org 
      • Honors & Awards web sites 
      • Career Discovery web site 
      • Designing print materials (brochures, buttons, single sheets, and infographics)
      • ASLA ads in newspapers or other websites
      • Technical questions about Adobe Suite, Front-end Development, and Mobile and tablet web design 
       

      J.R. Taylor, Public Relations Coordinator

      202-216-2345
       









      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA’s Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn  
      • Chapter public awareness efforts
      • World Landscape Architecture Month
      • PARK(ing) Day
      • ASLA’s Public Awareness Summit
       

      J.R. Taylor, Public Relations Coordinator

      202-216-2345
       









      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA’s Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn  
      • Chapter public awareness efforts
      • World Landscape Architecture Month
      • PARK(ing) Day
      • ASLA’s Public Awareness Summit
       

      Makeeya Hazelton, Honors & Awards Coordinator

      202-216-2331
      mhazelton@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Honors
      • Honorary Membership
      • Professional and Student Awards
      • JobLink
      • JobLink LIVE

      Makeeya Hazelton, Honors & Awards Coordinator

      202-216-2331
      mhazelton@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Honors
      • Honorary Membership
      • Professional and Student Awards
      • JobLink
      • JobLink LIVE

      Lauren Martella, Marketing Manager

      202-216-2326
      lmartella@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertising sales promotions and subscription sales/renewal campaigns
      • Developing new strategies to increase magazine circulation and advertising sales
      • Coordinating placement of house ads and ad trades
      • Promotional campaigns for the Annual meeting and Expo, including marketing collateral, messaging, and website design and development.
      • ASLA Central at the Annual Meeting
      • Marketing of other ASLA products, programs, and services
      • Identifying and developing new markets
      • Print and digital marketing and promotional materials, including brochures, ads, solicitations, and web sites 
      • Social media promotions
      • ASLA participation in allied organizations' trade shows, meetings, and programs
      • Marketing of ASLA participation in events, including negotiating list trades and in-kind sponsorships

      Lauren Martella, Marketing Manager

      202-216-2326
      lmartella@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertising sales promotions and subscription sales/renewal campaigns
      • Developing new strategies to increase magazine circulation and advertising sales
      • Coordinating placement of house ads and ad trades
      • Promotional campaigns for the Annual meeting and Expo, including marketing collateral, messaging, and website design and development.
      • ASLA Central at the Annual Meeting
      • Marketing of other ASLA products, programs, and services
      • Identifying and developing new markets
      • Print and digital marketing and promotional materials, including brochures, ads, solicitations, and web sites 
      • Social media promotions
      • ASLA participation in allied organizations' trade shows, meetings, and programs
      • Marketing of ASLA participation in events, including negotiating list trades and in-kind sponsorships

      Michael O'Brien, Managing Director / CFO

      202-216-2347
      mobrien@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • The “Bottom Line”
      • Financial policies and budgets
      • Taxes
      • Microsoft Excel
      • Baldrige framework for performance excellence

       

      Michael O'Brien, Managing Director / CFO

      202-216-2347
      mobrien@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • The “Bottom Line”
      • Financial policies and budgets
      • Taxes
      • Microsoft Excel
      • Baldrige framework for performance excellence

       

      Angela Salazar, Accounting Manager

      202-216-2332
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Members: ACH and credit card payments, cancellations, refunds, renewals
      • Staff: invoices, refunds, check requests, new credit cards and payments, UPS payments, vendor payments, wire transfers, and donor reports 
      • LA CES providers: refunds 
      • EXPO exhibitors and sponsors: payments and refunds
      • Corporate Members: payments and refunds
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertisers: invoicing and collections
      • Chapter and Board leadership: rebates, reimbursements 
       
       
       

      Angela Salazar, Accounting Manager

      202-216-2332
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Members: ACH and credit card payments, cancellations, refunds, renewals
      • Staff: invoices, refunds, check requests, new credit cards and payments, UPS payments, vendor payments, wire transfers, and donor reports 
      • LA CES providers: refunds 
      • EXPO exhibitors and sponsors: payments and refunds
      • Corporate Members: payments and refunds
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertisers: invoicing and collections
      • Chapter and Board leadership: rebates, reimbursements 
       
       
       

      Sokthida Nguon, Accounting Technician

      202-216-2321
      snguon@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Members: ACH and credit card payments, cancellations, refunds, renewals
      • LA CES providers: refunds
      • EXPO exhibitors and sponsors: payments and refunds
      • Corporate Members: payments and refunds

      Sokthida Nguon, Accounting Technician

      202-216-2321
      snguon@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Members: ACH and credit card payments, cancellations, refunds, renewals
      • LA CES providers: refunds
      • EXPO exhibitors and sponsors: payments and refunds
      • Corporate Members: payments and refunds

      Cecilia Leftwich, Accounting Technician

      202-216-2322
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Staff: invoices, refunds, check requests, new credit cards and payments, UPS payments, vendor payments, wire transfers, and donor reports 
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertisers: invoicing and collections
      • Chapter and Board leadership reimbursements
       

      Cecilia Leftwich, Accounting Technician

      202-216-2322
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Staff: invoices, refunds, check requests, new credit cards and payments, UPS payments, vendor payments, wire transfers, and donor reports 
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) advertisers: invoicing and collections
      • Chapter and Board leadership reimbursements
       

      Joyce DePass, Director, Meetings and Special Programs

      202-216-2333
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Annual Meeting & EXPO and secondary meetings (Board of Trustees, etc) 
      • Annual Meeting logistics, including: convention center; menus; registration and housing; transportation and shuttle services; vendors and suppliers that support meetings; event and meeting marketing; local planning committees; offsite events; EXPO inquiries related to floorplan and F&B 
      • Annual Meeting and department budget
      • ROI and strategic planning regarding the Annual Meeting and secondary meetings
      • Future Annual Meetings 
      • Contracts
       

      Joyce DePass, Director, Meetings and Special Programs

      202-216-2333
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Annual Meeting & EXPO and secondary meetings (Board of Trustees, etc) 
      • Annual Meeting logistics, including: convention center; menus; registration and housing; transportation and shuttle services; vendors and suppliers that support meetings; event and meeting marketing; local planning committees; offsite events; EXPO inquiries related to floorplan and F&B 
      • Annual Meeting and department budget
      • ROI and strategic planning regarding the Annual Meeting and secondary meetings
      • Future Annual Meetings 
      • Contracts
       

      Kelli Bland, Manager, Meetings and Special Programs

      202-216-2328
       








      Talk to me about:
      • All items related to meetings, including in-house meetings
      • Annual Meeting logistics, including: student volunteer program; governance; Council of Fellows Dinner; registration and housing; signage; alumni tailgate; ticketing; staff travel and housing; and transportation and shuttle services. 
      • Council of Fellows
      • Hotels for special guest and VIPs
      • Restaurants 
      • Unique Venues
       

      Kelli Bland, Manager, Meetings and Special Programs

      202-216-2328
       








      Talk to me about:
      • All items related to meetings, including in-house meetings
      • Annual Meeting logistics, including: student volunteer program; governance; Council of Fellows Dinner; registration and housing; signage; alumni tailgate; ticketing; staff travel and housing; and transportation and shuttle services. 
      • Council of Fellows
      • Hotels for special guest and VIPs
      • Restaurants 
      • Unique Venues
       

      Les Blackmore, Green Purchasing Agent

      202-216-2351
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Business cards
      • Messenger (local) service
      • Mailings in/out; also UPS, FedEx, USPS Express
      • Office supplies: pens, paperclips, paper, staples, toner, coffee/tea, soaps, envelopes, etc… 
      • Inbound checks/payment endorsement (prior to routing to various departments)
      • Special order equipment (non-computer)
       

      Les Blackmore, Green Purchasing Agent

      202-216-2351
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Business cards
      • Messenger (local) service
      • Mailings in/out; also UPS, FedEx, USPS Express
      • Office supplies: pens, paperclips, paper, staples, toner, coffee/tea, soaps, envelopes, etc… 
      • Inbound checks/payment endorsement (prior to routing to various departments)
      • Special order equipment (non-computer)
       

      Sarah Strelzik, Landscape Architecture Magazine Production Manager

      202-216-2341
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) ad specs and submission process
      • ASLA house ads in LAM
      • Special distribution of LAM
      • Inserts printed by Royle
      • The LAMMY Awards
      • The LAM Product Directory
      • LAM on Zinio
       

      Sarah Strelzik, Landscape Architecture Magazine Production Manager

      202-216-2341
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM) ad specs and submission process
      • ASLA house ads in LAM
      • Special distribution of LAM
      • Inserts printed by Royle
      • The LAMMY Awards
      • The LAM Product Directory
      • LAM on Zinio
       

      Daryl Brach, Senior Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-2335
      dbrach@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA

      Daryl Brach, Senior Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-2335
      dbrach@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA

      Kathleen Thomas, Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-2363
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA
       

      Kathleen Thomas, Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-2363
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA
       

      Greg Boersma, Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-7853
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA
       

      Greg Boersma, Sales Manager, EXPO and LAM Advertising

      202-216-7853
       








      Talk to me about:
      • Advertising in Landscape Architecture Magazine (LAM)
      • Exhibiting at ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO 
      • Sponsoring ASLA Annual Meeting & EXPO
      • Becoming a Corporate Member of ASLA
       

      Brad McKee, Editor in Chief

      202-216-2346
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Story ideas for the magazine
      • Comments about a magazine article
      • The LAM blog
      • The Landscape Report—ideas or comments
      • Freelance story assignments
       

      Brad McKee, Editor in Chief

      202-216-2346
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Story ideas for the magazine
      • Comments about a magazine article
      • The LAM blog
      • The Landscape Report—ideas or comments
      • Freelance story assignments
       

      Margaret Zackowitz, Managing Editor

      202-216-2366
      mzackowitz@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • LAM contributor invoices
      • LAM editorial deadlines
      • LAM photo acquisition and crediting
      • Writing/editing possible stories for LAM 








      Margaret Zackowitz, Managing Editor

      202-216-2366
      mzackowitz@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • LAM contributor invoices
      • LAM editorial deadlines
      • LAM photo acquisition and crediting
      • Writing/editing possible stories for LAM 








      Chris McGee, Art Director

      202-216-2342
      cmcgee@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Layout and design of the editorial pages within LAM (not advertising)
      • Issues related to the quality of images on the editorial pages of LAM

       

      Chris McGee, Art Director

      202-216-2342
      cmcgee@asla.org










      Talk to me about:

      • Layout and design of the editorial pages within LAM (not advertising)
      • Issues related to the quality of images on the editorial pages of LAM

       

      Jennifer Reut, Senior Editor

      202-216-2358
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Editorial for the magazine
      • Emerging professionals and students in the magazine
      • Meet the Editor at Annual Meeting and Expo
      • Landscape history and preservation

      Jennifer Reut, Senior Editor

      202-216-2358
       









      Talk to me about:
      • Editorial for the magazine
      • Emerging professionals and students in the magazine
      • Meet the Editor at Annual Meeting and Expo
      • Landscape history and preservation

      Lisa Schultz, Associate Editor

      202-216-2349
      lschultz@asla.org  










      Talk to me about:

      • Copyediting for LAM and LAND
      • Grammar
      • ASLA Style Guide
      • Fact checking
      • Proofreading needs

       

      Lisa Schultz, Associate Editor

      202-216-2349
      lschultz@asla.org  










      Talk to me about:

      • Copyediting for LAM and LAND
      • Grammar
      • ASLA Style Guide
      • Fact checking
      • Proofreading needs

       

      Katarina Katsma, Writer / Editor

      202-216-2357
       









      Talk to me about:
      • The Landscape Report
      • The LAM website and content
      • LAM social media (Twitter and Facebook)
      • LAM layout and design
      • Photo acquisition and crediting 

      Katarina Katsma, Writer / Editor

      202-216-2357
       









      Talk to me about:
      • The Landscape Report
      • The LAM website and content
      • LAM social media (Twitter and Facebook)
      • LAM layout and design
      • Photo acquisition and crediting 

      Elizabeth Hebron, Director, State Government Affairs

      202-216-2324
      ehebron@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • State advocacy, including state legislation, regulations, policies and programs
      • State licensure threats and opportunities
      • Advocacy Summit and webinars
      • National Policies
      • Advocacy tools and resources, including the state licensure toolkit and fact sheets, and comparisons of state licensure requirements and laws

       

       

      Elizabeth Hebron, Director, State Government Affairs

      202-216-2324
      ehebron@asla.org









      Talk to me about:

      • State advocacy, including state legislation, regulations, policies and programs
      • State licensure threats and opportunities
      • Advocacy Summit and webinars
      • National Policies
      • Advocacy tools and resources, including the state licensure toolkit and fact sheets, and comparisons of state licensure requirements and laws

       

       

      Bradley Rawls, Manager, State Government Affairs

      202-216-2370
      brawls@asla.org

      Bradley Rawls, Manager, State Government Affairs

      202-216-2370
      brawls@asla.org

      Casey Ellingson, Government Affairs Coordinator

      202-216-7841
      cellingson@asla.org








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA Advocacy & iAdvocate webpages
      • Social media (Twitter) for advocacy
      • Legislative bill tracker info
      • Registering for and navigating the iAdvocate Network (advocate.asla.org)  
      • Creating advocacy alerts and grassroots advocacy campaigns for states/chapters
      • State legislative and licensure advocacy
      • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
      • Engaging emerging professionals and students in advocacy efforts
      • Advocacy tools, including the Active Transportation Toolkit, leave behinds, and videos
       

      Casey Ellingson, Government Affairs Coordinator

      202-216-7841
      cellingson@asla.org








      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA Advocacy & iAdvocate webpages
      • Social media (Twitter) for advocacy
      • Legislative bill tracker info
      • Registering for and navigating the iAdvocate Network (advocate.asla.org)  
      • Creating advocacy alerts and grassroots advocacy campaigns for states/chapters
      • State legislative and licensure advocacy
      • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
      • Engaging emerging professionals and students in advocacy efforts
      • Advocacy tools, including the Active Transportation Toolkit, leave behinds, and videos
       

      Roxanne Blackwell, Esq, Hon. ASLA, Director, Federal Government Affairs

      202-216-2334
       









      Talk to me about:
      • ASLA federal advocacy, including federal legislation, regulations, policies and programs
      • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Day training sessions
      • Federal transportation programs including: Surface Transportation Block Grant program, TIGER, Safe Routes to School, Recreational Trails Program, CMAQ, transit-oriented development, and other bike/ped programs
      • Federal legislation related to parks and urban forestry, including LWCF.
      • Working with federal agencies like the U.S. Department of Transportation, the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service, U.S. General Services Administration, and U.S. Small Business Administration
      • Working with the White House
      • Federal landscape architects 
       
         

        Roxanne Blackwell, Esq, Hon. ASLA, Director, Federal Government Affairs

        202-216-2334
         









        Talk to me about:
        • ASLA federal advocacy, including federal legislation, regulations, policies and programs
        • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Day training sessions
        • Federal transportation programs including: Surface Transportation Block Grant program, TIGER, Safe Routes to School, Recreational Trails Program, CMAQ, transit-oriented development, and other bike/ped programs
        • Federal legislation related to parks and urban forestry, including LWCF.
        • Working with federal agencies like the U.S. Department of Transportation, the U.S. Department of Interior, National Park Service, U.S. General Services Administration, and U.S. Small Business Administration
        • Working with the White House
        • Federal landscape architects 
         
           

          Daniel Hart, Manager, Government Affairs

          202-216-2370
           










          Talk to me about:

          • ASLA federal advocacy, including federal legislation, regulations, policies and programs pertaining to stormwater, water quality and conservation, green infrastructure, low impact development, designing for resiliency, and pollinators issues
          • Federal programs and partnerships including: Safe and Clean Water State Revolving Funds, EPA Green Infrastructure Collaborative, and the National Pollinator Strategy
          • Working with federal agencies: the U.S. Environment Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, White House Council of Environmental Quality
          • NPS’ Centennial Challenge
          • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s community development programs, including Community Development Block Grants.
          • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
          • ASLA Green Street Demonstration Project local stakeholders outreach efforts 
           
             

            Daniel Hart, Manager, Government Affairs

            202-216-2370
             










            Talk to me about:

            • ASLA federal advocacy, including federal legislation, regulations, policies and programs pertaining to stormwater, water quality and conservation, green infrastructure, low impact development, designing for resiliency, and pollinators issues
            • Federal programs and partnerships including: Safe and Clean Water State Revolving Funds, EPA Green Infrastructure Collaborative, and the National Pollinator Strategy
            • Working with federal agencies: the U.S. Environment Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, White House Council of Environmental Quality
            • NPS’ Centennial Challenge
            • U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s community development programs, including Community Development Block Grants.
            • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
            • ASLA Green Street Demonstration Project local stakeholders outreach efforts 
             
               

              Casey Ellingson , Government Affairs Coordinator










              Talk to me about:

              • ASLA Advocacy & iAdvocate webpages
              • Social media (Twitter) for advocacy
              • Legislative bill tracker info
              • Registering for and navigating the iAdvocate Network (advocate.asla.org)  
              • Creating advocacy alerts and grassroots advocacy campaigns for states/chapters
              • State legislative and licensure advocacy
              • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
              • Engaging emerging professionals and students in advocacy efforts
              • Advocacy tools, including the Active Transportation Toolkit, leave behinds, and videos
               

              Casey Ellingson , Government Affairs Coordinator










              Talk to me about:

              • ASLA Advocacy & iAdvocate webpages
              • Social media (Twitter) for advocacy
              • Legislative bill tracker info
              • Registering for and navigating the iAdvocate Network (advocate.asla.org)  
              • Creating advocacy alerts and grassroots advocacy campaigns for states/chapters
              • State legislative and licensure advocacy
              • ASLA Advocacy Day and Advocacy Summit
              • Engaging emerging professionals and students in advocacy efforts
              • Advocacy tools, including the Active Transportation Toolkit, leave behinds, and videos
               


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