Christopher J. Nolan FASLA

Central Park Conservancy

Serving as the Park’s chief landscape architect since 1996, Chris Nolan is the Chief Operating Officer and Central Park Administrator. In this dual role, he leads the restoration and management work that is central to the Conservancy’s mission as the organization responsible for the stewardship of Central Park. Along with a multidisciplinary inhouse team of planning and design professionals responsible for planning, design, construction of the Park’s landscapes, structures, and infrastructure, Mr. Nolan oversees the park managers, horticulturalists, and technicians who maintain the Park and Conservancy staff responsible for visitor services and public programs.