EDUCATOR TRAILBLAZERS

Phil Allen, Ph.D. , Landscape Industry Certified
Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
Years in the Industry: 20+ years
Specialty Area: Academic excellence through curriculum, team building, assessment, and networking.

Richard Ansley, RLA

Columbus State Community College
Columbus, OH
Years in the Industry: 30+ years
Specialty Area: Landscape Design, Construction & Management. Program development through NALP participation and accreditation.

Catherine Lavis, Ph.D.

Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS
Years in the Industry: 22 years
Specialty Area: Ornamental Horticulture, Landscape Maintenance, Landscape Irrigation Systems, Landscape Irrigation Design, Arboriculture

David Richards, Landscape Industry Certified

Auburn Career Center
Concord Township, OH
Years in the Industry: 32 years
Specialty Area: Recruiting and retention of students in landscape industry programs and curriculum alignment with state and national industry certification programs.

Brad Rowe

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI
Years in the Industry: 25+ years
Specialty Areas: Design Build; Green roof systems: design, installation, and maintenance. Sustainable landscape practices. Landscape construction.