ETHOS > LISA COWAN
LISA COWAN PLA SITES AP
PRINCIPAL, DIRECTOR OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | LC@ACETOLA.COM
Lisa is a Maine and Massachusetts-licensed Landscape Architect and an accredited Sustainable Sites Initiative SITES AP. Lisa’s design career began in the early 1980’s with NY, MA, RI and NH public park restorations and transportation enhancement projects. Lisa moved to Maine in the 1990’s and worked extensively in the ecological restoration field, which gives her a deep working knowledge of low impact and sustainable solutions for design and construction. Lisa was featured in Landscape Architecture Magazine (Aug 2015) for her work in ecological restoration and her continuing leadership in natural system-based design. Lisa is also a Principal at Studioverde, where she is focused on facilitating Sustainable SITES project certification. Lisa brings her experience to ALA to further ALA’s commitment to achieve sustainable and resilient project outcomes.