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LAF is proud to invest in the people and ideas that will drive the future of the landscape architecture discipline.

Each year, LAF selects 3-4 Fellows and 2-3 Olmsted Scholars for the LAF Fellowship for Innovation and Leadership, a year-long transformation program to develop ideas that have the potential to create positive and profound change in the profession, environment, and humanity. 

2019-2020 LAF Fellows

  • Hans Baumann
    Hans Baumann Independent Landscape Architect, Santa Monica, CA 
  • Pierre Belanger
    Pierre Bélanger Landscape Architect, Urban Planner, & Settler Scholar, OPEN SYSTEMS / Landscape Architecture Lab, Boston, MA 
  • Liz Camuti
    Elizabeth Camuti Landscape Designer, SCAPE, New Orleans, LA 
  • Diana Fernandez
    Diana Fernandez Associate, Sasaki, Watertown, MA 
  • Jeff Hou
    Jeffrey Hou Professor, Department of Landscape Architecture, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 
  • Nicholas Jabs
    Nicholas Jabs Designer, PORT Urbanism, Philadelphia, PA 

2018-2019 LAF Fellows

  • Pamela Conrad headshot
    Pamela Conrad Senior Associate, CMG Landscape Architecture, San Francisco, CA 
  • Maisie Hughes headshot
    Maisie Hughes Owner, Rhetorical Virtues LLC, Washington, DC 
  • Karl Krause headshot
    Karl Krause Senior Landscape Architect, OLIN, Philadelphia, PA 
  • Sanjukta Sen headshot
    Sanjukta Sen Senior Associate, James Corner Field Operations, New York, NY 
  • David de la Cruz headshot
    David de la Cruz Project Manager, Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust, Los Angeles, CA 
  • Lauren Delbridge headshot
    Lauren Delbridge LA Designer, Land Design, Charlotte, NC 
  • Andrew Sargeant headshot
    Andrew Sargeant Landscape Designer, OLIN, Philadelphia, PA 

2017-2018 LAF Fellows

  • Claire Latane
    Claire Latané Senior Associate, Mia Lehrer + Associates, Los Angeles, CA 
  • Brice Maryman
    Brice Maryman Senior Landscape Architect, MIG l SvR, Seattle, WA 
  • Alpa Nawre
    Alpa Nawre Assistant Professor, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 
  • Nicole Plunkett
    Nicole Plunkett Landscape Architect, Cotleur & Hearing, Jupiter, FL 
  • Harriett Jameson Brooks
    Harriett Jameson Brooks Landscape Designer, Michael Vergason Landscape Architects, Alexandria, VA 
  • Scott Douglas
    Scott Douglas Director, Hahn Horticulture Garden, Blacksburg, VA 

LAF is grateful to the many individuals and organizations that provide financial support towards fulfilling our mission to support the preservation, improvement, and enhancement of the environment.

Much of what LAF is able to accomplish would not be possible without the thought leadership and financial investment of our major supporters, including ASLA, which provides over $125,000 of in-kind support annually.