Allyson Mendenhall AB '90, MLA '99
A Principal in the Denver office of Design Workshop, Allyson Mendenhall is the Director of Legacy Design. This firm-wide initiative emphasizes practice-based research and setting comprehensive sustainable agendas for design projects to understand how they will deliver measurable economic, environmental, community and aesthetic benefits. She serves on the firm’s Executive Leadership Team focused on firm-wide strategy and operations. A LEED-certified licensed landscape architect, Allyson leads the firm’s quality management and project management processes.
In addition to her role as Chair of the GSD Alumni Council, Allyson serves on the Harvard Alumni Association Board Executive Committee as Vice President, University-Wide Affairs. She also serves as a Mayoral Trustee of the Denver Botanic Gardens and on the Advisory Board of the University of Colorado Denver College of Architecture.