Allyson Mendenhall MLA '99
A Principal in the Denver office of Design Workshop, Allyson Mendenhall is the Director of Legacy Design. The firm-wide initiative emphasizes practice-based research and setting comprehensive sustainable agendas for design projects to understand how they will deliver measureable economic, environmental, community and aesthetic benefits. She serves on the firm’s Executive Leadership Team focused on strategy and operations across all ten offices in the U.S., Middle East and China. A LEED-certified licensed landscape architect, Allyson leads the firm’s quality management and project management processes. She serves on the boards of the Landscape Architecture Foundation and the Denver Botanic Gardens, and is Chair of the Harvard Graduate School of Design Alumni Council.