NANCY LEASK, RLASenior Associate
Nancy Leask has over 35 years of professional experience and has been a Senior Associate at RDLA since 2004. Previously, Nancy worked for Walker-Kluesing Design Group, Katherine Field and Associates, Sasaki Associates Inc., and Pressley Associates. Nancy received a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture degree from the University of Minnesota and is a registered Landscape Architect in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
As our resident expert Horticulturalist, Nancy brings her working knowledge and love of plants to review planting material for each project. Her oversight of planting plans helps refine botanical palettes and tailor selections to specific conditions to meet the needs of each site. She also plays the role of technical director at RDLA, offering precise input for each project. With her unerring sense of how a plan can be fine-tuned, her review of project specifications and detailed drawings is greatly valued.
Nancy’s skills and experience are matched by her calm and thoughtful nature, her passion for plants, and her commitment to community, evidenced by more than 20 years’ service to Roslindale Green and Clean, and Roslindale Village Main Streets. In addition, she currently serves as a board member at the historic and vibrant Loring Greenough House in Jamaica Plain.