Michelle Crowley is a partner at Crowley Cotrell in Boston, MA. She grounds her practice in integrity and inclusiveness, striving to make her office culture, project team relationships, and built landscapes fun and unpretentious. With over 25 years of experience, her educational, professional and personal background has given her a practical, collaborative perspective. She studied Asian Studies and was a landscape contractor prior to earning an MLA at PennDesign. These experiences, along with being a woman in a male dominated professional sphere, have influenced her mission to bring clarity to complex sites and to create beautiful approachable landscapes for living.