Barbara Deutsch FASLA

Landscape Architecture Foundation

Barbara Deutsch, FASLA is the Executive Director of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) since 2009.  She has a diverse background in both the private and not-for-profit sector bringing ten years of award-winning marketing experience from IBM before making a career change to become a landscape architect. This experience was influential in the development of LAF’s transformative research initiative, the Landscape Performance Series. Prior to LAF, Barbara worked on re-greening cities from Hong Kong to Washington, DC, serving most recently as Associate Director for BioRegional’s OnePlanet Communities program to deliver Zero-Carbon, Zero-Waste, Livable communities, and Senior Director of Casey Trees.