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As a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, LAF relies on the support of our many donors to advance our mission.

Generous support from individuals and organizations allows LAF to strengthen and embolden the landscape architecture profession with innovative and influential initiatives like the New Landscape Declaration, as well as our transformative programs, including the Landscape Performance Series, the LAF Fellowship for Innovation and Leadership, and numerous scholarships to support the next generation of landscape architects.

Special thanks to these sponsors

Many of LAF’s donors invest in the Foundation across multiple initiatives. Their cumulative support is instrumental in the successful delivery of LAF’s annual programs.

  • 50 & Forward Benefactor, Annual Benefit sponsor, Leadership Circle Benefactor

  • 50 & Forward Patron, Annual Benefit Sponsor, Leadership Circle Patron

  • 50 & Forward Benefactor, Olmsted Scholars Program sponsor, Leadership Circle Patron

  • Promotion Partner, providing annual in-kind support of over $125,000


See our supporters by initiative: Leadership Circle, Annual Benefit sponsors, Olmsted Scholars Program sponsors, Landscape Performance Series sponsors

Leadership Circle

LAF is grateful to the many individuals and organizations that provide unrestricted support to LAF’s Annual Fund. 

LAF's Leadership Circle recognizes those who have made total contributions of $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund in a calendar year. The generosity of these donors provides the core financial support for fulfilling LAF’s mission. Thank you to our Leadership Circle donors from 2022!


Gifts of $20,000 or more

  • Logo of the Kresge Foundation - white words in all caps on a blue background
  • Landscape Forms logo
  • Bill and Kathy Main, Hon. ASLA
  • Olin logo
  • Sasaki


Gifts of $10,000 - $19,999

Burton Landscape Architecture Studio
Harry T. Wilks Family Foundation
James Corner Field Operations
Lamar Johnson Collaborative
Sherry & Brian Ramsay
TBG Partners
Beth Wehrle


Gifts of $5,000 - $9,999

Natalia Beard
Jim Burnett
Alexa Bush
Mark Carlos
Rich Centolella
Robert Chipman
Connie Chung
Civitas, Inc.
Keiko Tsuruta Cramer
Gonzalo Cruz
Alma Du Solier
Tim Duggan
Dorothy Faris
Rob Gray
Michael Grove
Hoerr Schaudt Landscape Architects
Michael Johnson
Elaine Kearney
Steven King
Jeanne Lalli
Land F/X
Alexis Landes
Jacinta McCann
Emily McCoy
Scott Neely
Signe Nielsen
Reed Hilderbrand
Richard Roark
Roberto Rovira
Lucinda Sanders
Margie Simmons
Trinity Simons Wagner
Stoss Landscape Architecture
Roana Tirado
Wenk Associates, Inc.
Monte Wilson
Ernest Wong


Gifts of $2,500 - $4,999

Andrea Cochran
Dix.Hite + Partners, Inc.
Fluidity Design Consultants
Four and One
Future Green Studio
Hargreaves Jones
Hood Design Studio
Swift Company LLC
Ten Eyck Landscape Architects Inc.
Terremoto Landscape


Gifts of $1,000 - $2,499

Frank Arentowicz and Sara Nichols
Arterra Landscape Architects
Asakura Robinson
Perry Cardoza
Carmichael Associates LLC
Zachary Chrisco
Clark Condon Associates, Inc.
Mark Dawson
Barbara Deutsch
Terrence DeWan
Barbara Faga
Ferson Creek Fund
Eric Gilbert
Skip Graffam
J. Patrick Graham
Stephanie Grigsby
Andrew Gutterman
Hocker Design Group
William Johnson
Om Khurjekar
Klopfer Martin Design Group
Tom Mroz
Helen Kongsgaard
William Kuhl
Marsha Lea
Jim Lyons
Carol Macht
Mahan Rykiel
Mukul Malhotra
James Manskey
Mark K Morrison Landscape Architecture PC
Dennis McGlade
Merritt Chase
Michael Vergason Landscape Architects
Mikyoung Kim Design
Jennifer Mok
Moody Graham
Nitsch Engineering
Norris Design
Oehme, van Sweden & Associates Inc
Mary Padua
Stephanie Pankiewicz
PGA Design, Inc.
April Phillips
Schmidt Design Group, Inc.
Sebastian & Associates
SiteWorks Landscape Architecture
Skyland / rooflite
Robert Snieckus
Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners
Biff Sturgess
Surfacedesign, Inc.
TEN x TEN Studio
Susan Weiler
William Wenk
Tao Zhang

Additional in-kind support

American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
Land8: landscape architects network
Landscape Forms

Annual Benefit Sponsors

LAF is grateful to the following organizations who invest in our research, scholarships, and leadership initiatives by sponsoring the LAF Annual Benefit, one of the profession’s best-attended events.

Sponsors of LAF's Annual Benefit receive high-quality brand association and opportunities to connect to key target audiences. For information on becoming a sponsor, contact giving [at]

Diamond Sponsor

  • Ironsmith logo
  • SiteOne Landscape Supply

Platinum Sponsor

  • BrightView logo
  • Landscape Forms logo

Gold Sponsor

  • Logo of Jacobs Engineering
  • Landscape Structures logo
  • Maglin

Silver Sponsor

  • Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply logo
  • Permaloc Corporation logo
  • SavATree Logo
  • Stantec logo
  • Logo of The Sustainable Sites Initiative (SITES)
  • The Toro Company logo
  • Tuornesol logo
  • Vectorworks logo

Bronze Sponsor

  • Anova logo
  • Hanover Architectural Products logo
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  • Kornegay Desgin logo
  • Land FX logo
  • mmcite logo small
  • Logo of OTL
  • Logo for rooflite certified green roof media

Promotion Partner

  • ASLA logo

Leadership Events Sponsors

LAF is grateful to the following organizations who invest in our research, scholarships, and leadership initiatives by sponsoring the LAF Leadership Events while demonstrating a commitment to innovation and leadership in the discipline.

Contact giving [at] for more information.

Title Sponsor

  • Landscape Forms logo

Supporting Sponsor

  • Anova logo
  • Tuornesol logo

Olmsted Scholars Program Sponsors

With a commitment to supporting the next generation of landscape architects, LAF is grateful to the following supporters who provide the financial support that makes the Olmsted Scholars Program possible.

Annual Sponsor

  • deeproot logo
  • Design Workshop logo
  • EDSA logo
  • Square with 5 maroon rectangles laid out like bricks. TEXT: "Hart Howerton, New York, San Francisco"
  • HOK logo
  • Ironsmith logo
  • LandDesign logo
  • OJB logo
  • Olin logo
  • Sasaki logo
  • Stantec logo
  • Logo for SWA Group
  • Steven G. King, FASLA
  • Bill and Kathy Main, Hon. ASLA

Promotion Partner

  • ASLA logo

Landscape Performance Series Sponsors

In their commitment to advancing landscape performance research, LAF is grateful to the following organizations for supporting the Landscape Performance Series, our award-winning online platform and set of initiatives.

Founding Partner

  • JJR Roy Fund logo

Lead Sponsor

  • SmithGroup logo

Annual Sponsors

  • Design Workshop logo
  • Logo for SWA Group

Promotion Partner

  • ASLA logo

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.