Karen Fitzgerald, PLA
Landscape Architecture Director, Northeast Region
Karen is a professional landscape architect with more than 30 years of experience in landscape architectural design and community planning. She has managed and implemented a wide variety of projects, including complex urban streetscapes, urban open spaces, innovative planning regulations, and community master planning. Her background and skills in urban design and community planning give her a comprehensive understanding of her projects, from policy development to construction. Karen is passionate about community outreach and involvement as well as the importance of maintaining a sense of place and community identity. She maintains a professional commitment to ecological design and continually looks to implement green infrastructure and sustainable site design practices.
Outside of work Karen enjoys being outside in her garden, skiing, biking, and working as a volunteer on land conservation initiatives.