American Planning Association

“Site Planning for Yosemite Lodge, Camp 4 Expansion, and Northside Drive Relocation”; California Central Section Awards Program; Co-speaker; 2006

“The Future of Past Design Excellence, Melding Cultural Heritage with Contemporary Needs”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2006

“Universities and Cities Working Together to Make Great Communities”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2006

“Creating the New Yosemite Lodge Environment”; California Chapter Conference, Co-speaker, 2005

“Green Plans’ Regional Center and Comprehensive Master Plan for University of Nevada , Reno ”; Nevada Chapter Conference, Co-speaker, 2005

“Financing Paradise - Paying for Parks”; California Chapter Conference; Co-speaker, 1995

“Community Revitalization: Desperately Seeking Change”; Nevada Chapter Conference; Co-speaker, 1996

American Society of Landscape Architects

"A New Model for the American Campus”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 1999

California and Pacific Southwest Recreation and Park Conference

“Plan and Finance Your Park System” ; Co-speaker, 1996

“Master Plan"; Panel Moderator, 1989

City of Oakland Community Restoration Development Center

“Design of Emerging Neighborhoods in Oakland Hills Fire Area,” Expert Panel Discussion of Architects and Urban Designers , 1993

Commonwealth Club of California

"International Planning and Design: From a Mouse in Europe to a Swiss Village in Japan ," Co-speaker, 1994

Deisgn for Livability: Sustainable Cities - AIA Seattle & Cascade Land Conservancy & The UW College of the Built Environments

"The intersection of Campus and City: University of Washington's West Campus" Co-speakerr with UW Housing and Food Services and Mahlum Architects; Co-spaeker, October 2009

Greening of the Campus Conference Ball State University

“The Evolving Role of Sustainability on the New Campus of California State University , Monterey Bay”; Conference Publication and Co-speaker, 1997

Harvard University Graduate School of Design

“Campus Planning”; Professional Development Courses; Speaker, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

Learning Communities and Collaboration Conference, Student Learning and Engagement

“Fostering Community by Campus Design”; Co-speaker, November 2003

Los Angeles Construction Specifications Institute

“Planning and Design Innovations in the Range of Light - Case Study: The Yosemite Lodge Area Plan”; Co-speaker, 2006

Monterey Design Conference

“The Future of Education,” Monterey Design Conference ( California AIA Conference); Co-speaker, 1997

“The Parking Lot: The Other Half of the Site”; Co-speaker, 1984

Pacific Consortium of West Coast Small College Business Officers (PACCON)

"Campus Master Plan - Lewis & Clark College ," 1993

San Francisco Art Commission

"Stories from Mark et Street : Perspectives on the Frontier”; Participant, 1996

San Francisco Planning and Urban Research Association

Union Square - The Sky’s the Limit”; Panelist, 1997

San Jose State University

“Campus Planning for Sustainability”, Guest Lecturer, 2007

Society for Ecological Restoration International Conference

"Revegetation of the Yosemite Lodge, Yosemite National Park, California "; San Francisco , California , Co-speaker, 1999

Society of College and University Planners

SCUP Campus Heritage Symposium; Panelist on discussion of cultural landscapes, 2011

The University of Washington Campus – Community-Informed Culture and Development; Pacific Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 2011

“Celebrating the Landscape Cultural Heritage of Mills College"; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2009; Southern Regional Conference Co-speaker, 2009; Pacific Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 2008

"Universities and Cities Making Great Communities”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2007; Pacific Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 2007

“Past Tense Future Tense - Cultural Heritage and the Contemporary Campus”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2007

“Just Another Brick in the Wall. The First Year Student at Davis ”; Pacific Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 2006

“What Forms Institutional Identity?”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2002

“Filling in and Filling Out – Using Infill to Fulfill a Campus’s Character and Function”; Mid Continent Regional Conference, Co-speaker, November 2001

“Recapturing the Vision, UC Berkeley’s New Century Plan”; Pacific Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 2001

“A Smart Start to a Smart Growth Master Plan – How to Bundle Your Resources to Achieve Strategic Results”; National Conference, Co-speaker, 2000; Mid Continent Regional Conference, Co-speaker, 1999

“Constructing Higher Education’s Bridge to the 21st Century, California State University, Monterey Bay ’s Agenda for Change”; National Conference; Co-speaker, 1998

“CSUMB Current Development and Master Plan”; Pacific Regional Conference; Co-speaker, 1997

“What’s New in College and University Physical and Facilities Planning and Design?” Mid Continent Regional Conference; Co-speaker, 1996

“Technology, Distance Learning, and the Campus of the Future”; Annual Conference and AIA Committee on Architecture for Education; Speaker, 1996

Sustainable Cities AIA Seattle & Cascade Land Conservancy & The University of Washington College of the Built Environments ; Design for Livability Conference

"The intersection of Campus and City: University of Washington's West Campus" Co-speaker with UW Housing and Food Services and Mahlum Architects, October 2009

The Cultural Landscape Foundation

What's Out There Weekend San Francisco; Tour of the University of California Berkeley campus with Jim Horner, Campus Landscape Architect, 2011

University of Oregon Department of Landscape Architecture

In Search of Place. Lessons in Campus Planning and Design, April 2015

Creating a Vision: A Landscape Framework for the UO Campus, October 2015

University of Washington and the Friends of Seattle's Olmsted Parks; 
From Past to Future: The Alaskan-Yukon Pacific Exposition Legacy on Campus; 

"Why Landscape Cultural Heritage is Important to Campus Place Making"; Forum; Co-speaker and panelist, December 2009


Speaking Engagements