Magdalena A. Aravena ASLA

Landscape Designer, Lamar Johnson Collaborative

Magdalena Aravena is an emerging designer with over four years of experience in Landscape Architecture and is an engaged volunteer and leader in ASLA. Driven by her experiences as a first-generation immigrant from Chile, she is passionate about exploring the role landscape architecture plays on improving disadvantaged communities through education, advocacy, and collaborative design. She is constantly pursuing opportunities to grow personally and professionally through design competitions, community outreach programs, leading and participating on educational panels, and through her leadership in various national and local committees, most notably as now outgoing National Associate Representative on the ASLA Board of Trustees.