American Society of Landscape Architects (National)
The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), founded in 1899, is the national professional association representing landscape architects. ASLA has more than 18,000 members and 48 chapters, representing all 50 states, US territories, and 42 countries around the world. ASLA promotes the landscape architecture profession and advances the practice through advocacy, education, communication, and fellowship.
The award was announced May 5, 2009 and the award ceremony will take place at the ASLA Annual Meeting in Chicago on September 21, 2009. (www.asla.org)