Cynthia W. Smith FASLA
Vice President
Cynthia is a Principal and project manager/designer for landscape architecture and urban design projects, with a special focus on urban projects and academic campuses. She has more than thirty years of project experience, ranging from urban open space planning, park and streetscape design to waterfront, commercial and institutional projects. Cynthia has been involved in many complex multidisciplinary projects collaborating with architects, engineers, artists and clients.
Cynthia serves on several boards in the City of Cambridge and the Board of the Hubbard Educational Trust, a national foundation dedicated to promoting the profession of landscape architecture through educational excellence. She served as President of the Boston Society of Landscape Architects from 2001-2002. She was an active member of the Harvard University Graduate School of Design Alumni Council from 1985-1990 and has been a design critic or lecturer at Harvard University GSD, MIT, Massachusetts College of Art and the Boston Architectural College.
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture │ University of Oregon │ 1976
Master of Landscape Architecture in Urban Design │ Harvard University, Graduate School of Design │ 1984
Professional Experience
Vice President │Halvorson Design Partnership│ 1988
Associate│ SWA Group │ 1984-1988
Associate│ Sasaki Associates, Inc. │1978-1984
Boards + Memberships
American Society of Landscape Architects
Hubbard Educational Trust, Board of Trustees
Public Art Commission, City of Cambridge
Committee on Public Planting, City of Cambridge
Professional Registration
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, # 618