Shamli Tarbell

Park Designer/Landscape Architect, City of San Diego

Shamil Tarbell is a landscape architect and Park Designer for the City of San Diego, where her work is focused on community access and innovation. Her passion for connecting children and nature led to development of San Diego’s first two Nature Exploration Areas, which because of their popularity are being replicated in several locations across the City. Shamli believes in the effectiveness of cross-sector collaboration and previously worked with Lawrence Halprin on notable park projects including Yosemite National Park Falls Approach and the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, D.C.