Missy Benson ASLA

Missy Benson graduated from Virginia Tech with a Landscape Architecture degree and from Norfolk Botanical Gardens with a horticulture certificate. She managed one of the largest street tree planting projects for the City of Boston and has owned both a photography and recreation consultation design business. Missy is a Play Advocate, working with inclusive design experts from around the world. Missy is the past president of the Virginia Chapter of ASLA and contributor to the recently published book Design & Play - Imagination Needs Places to Thrive.