Conners Ladner, ASLA, PLA is an Associate with Design Workshop in Austin, Texas. Conners is an honors graduate in landscape architecture from Louisiana State University, where he was selected as the student commencement speaker for the College of Art and Design graduation ceremony. As project manager and lead designer, Conners has received multiple national and state awards in the realm of parks, open space and public environments. He is especially interested in the site specific qualities of each project. Through research, analysis and communication, he strives to formulate a creative design response to parallel the inherent beauty of each site.