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November Luncheon

November 28, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Mike Anderson's - Gonzales
1500 LA 30 W
Gonzales, LA 70737
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Our guest speaker will be Dana Brown, with Dana Brown Associates. Members and non-members are welcome to attend. ABOUT THE SPEAKER: DANA BROWN During her decades of experience as a landscape architect and planner, Dana has worked for firms in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Boston, and Orange County, California, including two of the largest design firms in the United States. A native of New Orleans, Dana has worked tirelessly to address the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Louisiana Department of Environment Quality requirements for water quality. She has written and revised chapters of the development code for several municipalities and parishes. She authored a manual to guide developers and design professionals in designing and implementing stormwater best management practices and organizes and leads dozens of stormwater workshops each year. Dana holds a BLA degree from Louisiana State University and MLA degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Design and is a professional landscape architect, licensed in several states. She is a long-time member of ASLA and is a Fellow of the organization. Dana is a certified planner (AICP), and a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP). She serves as Chair of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) WEFTEC Workshops Subcommittee, a member of the WEF Stormwater Committee, and Treasurer of the Louisiana Urban Stormwater Coalition. Dana is a founding member of Water Wise Gulf South which trains and educates residents in implementing green infrastructure in their neighborhoods. As President of Dana Brown & Associates, she pioneered design of green infrastructure throughout Louisiana. Dana taught classes on the subject at the LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture and guest lectures at Tulane University and the University of New Orleans. She is the author of “Using Plants for Stormwater Management: A Green Infrastructure Guide for the Gulf South,” LSU Press, April 2014.

Tickets

$35.00 Member Ticket

$40.00 Non-Member Ticket