BSLA’s ExComm Meetings are open to all and are generally
the third Thursday of every month, 7:30 – 9:00 am,
at Reed Hilderbrand,
130 Bishop Allen Drive, Cambridge
President| Chris Moyles, ASLA
Past-President | Cheri Ruane, ASLA
Treasurer | Jef Fasser, ASLA
Trustee | Jeanne Lukenda, ASLA
Member at Large | Tim Nickerson, ASLA
Western MA Section Chair | Mark Lindhult, FASLA
Maine Section Co-Chair | Lisa Cowan, ASLA and Michelle Grover, ASLA
BSLA Path Leaders and Committee Chairs
Please join us! The success of BSLA depends on the participation of our members. Strengthen landscape architecture in Massachusetts and Maine by becoming active in one of the BSLA committees. Volunteers are always needed to help lead events, programs, and tasks. Opportunities exist for short-term commitments and long-term involvement. Contact the Committee Chair(s) for additional information or send your interests and availability to Chapter Office.
Many activities are focused within PATHS. BSLA has five paths of effort that all are focused on Supporting the Success of our members.
RECOGNITION | Joe Wahler, ASLA
includes Awards: Joe Strayer, ASLA and Andrew Arbaugh, ASLA
Administers the annual BSLA Awards for excellence in design and planning and the Design Challange. Also organizes the annual gala during which the Awards are presented. For current year award information, click here.
includes Design Challenge: Dan Delongchamp, ASLA
PUBLIC OUTREACH | Michael Radner, ASLA
Collaborates with the other committees to increase awareness of chapter endeavors through the use of electronic and other media. Maintains the Chapter’s official social media outlets.
PROFESSIONAL AND CAREER DEVEOPMENT |Nate Frazee, Associate ASLA and Emily Milliman, Associate ASLA
Organizes educational and social events, formal and informal, to support and engage our members. Some programming is specifically for Emerging Professional. Creates and hosts the annual Landscape Architecture Conference + Xpo, Open House, Holiday Party and more!
MEMBER RELATIONS | Rebecca McKevitz, Associate ASLA
Supports membership initiatives to maintain and grow chapter membership. Coordinates with our three Student ASLA Chapters on membership drives. Organizes initiatives to increase awareness of ASLA/BSLA membership to fellow landscape architects.
Manages Member Benefits.
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT | Chris Moyles, ASLA
And for ongoing Committee Chairs
Fellows Nominations | Harry Dodson, FASLA
Solicits nominees for Fellows of the ASLA and other ASLA Awards. Recruits and screens nominees for the BSLA Executive Committee and Committee Chairs.
Board Nominations and Recruitment | Tim Nickerson, ASLA
Develops slate of candidates for open BSLA Board positions for presentation to ExComm.
ASLA | Historic American Landscape Survey (HALS) | Marion Pressley, FASLA
ASLA |Public Awareness | Michael Radner, ASLA
LOCAL | City of Boston Landmarks Commission | John Amadeo, ASLA and David Berarducci, ASLA
LOCAL | City of Boston Edward Ingersoll Browne Fund | Ray Dunetz, ASLA
LOCAL | Emerald Necklace Conservancy | Elena Saporta, ASLA
Serving on ASLA Committees
|Marion E. Pressley, FASLA||Archives and Collections Committee|
|Thomas R. Doolittle, FASLA||Audit Committee|
|Kenneth E. Bassett, FASLA||CEO Roundtable|
|Harry S. Fuller, FASLA||CEO Roundtable|
|Gary R. Hilderbrand, FASLA||CEO Roundtable|
|Niall Gordon Kirkwood, FASLA||CEO Roundtable|
|John C. Moyles, ASLA||Chapter Presidents|
|Tim B. Nickerson, ASLA||Chapter Presidents (CPC), Chair|
|Gretchen Rabinkin, Affiliate ASLA||Chapter Presidents|
|Marion E. Pressley, FASLA||Council of Fellows, Chair-Elect|
|Maria Bellalta, ASLA||Committee on Education|
|Tim B. Nickerson, ASLA||Constitution and Bylaws Committee|
|Mikyoung Kim, FASLA||Council of Fellows Jury|
|Alyssa Black, Associate ASLA||Emerging Professionals Committee|
|Justin Heil, ASLA||Emerging Professionals Committee|
|Terrence J. DeWan, FASLA||Ethics Committee|
|Thomas R. Doolittle, FASLA||Finance and Investments Committee|
|Diana Fernandez, ASLA||Finance and Investments Committee|
|Alyssa Black, Associate ASLA||Government Affairs Advisory Committee|
|Maria Bellalta, ASLA||LA Program Chairs|
|Patricia L. McGirr||LA Program Chairs|
|Charles Waldheim, Honorary ASLA||LA Program Chairs|
|Diana Fernandez, ASLA||LAM Editorial Advisory Committee|
|Diana Fernandez, ASLA||Leadership Development Committee|
|Tim B. Nickerson, ASLA||Licensure Committee, CPC Representative|
|Tim B. Nickerson, ASLA||Nominating Committee|
|Benjamin W. Gary, Jr., FASLA||Past Presidents|
|Eric Kramer, ASLA||Professional Practice Committee|
|Aqsa Butt, Associate ASLA||Public Practice Advisory Committee|