Emerging Professionals Committee

Executive Committee Liaison:  Lynn Abdouni
Committee Members:  Matt Zambelli


The Emerging Professionals Committee is responsible for seeking volunteering, networking and continuing education opportunities to help fresh landscape architecture professional kickstart their career and find  their influence on the job market and in the community.

Tasks include:
Organizing educational seminars, study groups and social events for networking and self improvement; coordinating with similar organizations and groups to find common grounds for development.


Drones Will Elevate Urban Design
Chapter News
“The conscious remolding of the large-scale physical environmental imageability is a new one. We can now make completely new landscapes in a brief time…Designers are already at grips with the question...
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ASLA PARK(ing) Day Social Media Contest
Chapter News
PARK(ing) Day is September 18 and right around the corner! The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) wants landscape architects, students and designers of all kinds to show us how they would...
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Mushrooms Growing in the Lawn and Mulch
Chapter News
Understanding the role of mushrooms in the environment can often ease the concern clients have when they observe mushrooms growing in their lawn and mulch and want to know what action can be taken. M...
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Eastern Filbert Blight: An Old Disease Making Life Difficult for Harry Lauder’s Walkingstick
Chapter News
Old, well-established Harry Lauder’s Walkingstick specimens in Allegheny County are falling prey to eastern filbert blight. Until this outbreak, Japanese beetle damage seemed to be the worst problem a...
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