2019 Golden Leaf Awards Nominations Now Being Accepted

Do you know of a Durham property that’s outstanding for its design, preservation, curb appeal, or stewardship of the natural and built environment? Nominate it now for the 2019 Golden Leaf Awards.

The Durham City-County Appearance Commission and Keep Durham Beautiful are currently seeking property nominations to recognize new developments, buildings, and landscaping in Durham County that provide positive attributes to the community’s built environment.

2019 ASLA Southeast Regional Conference Call for Presentations

The call for presentations is now open for the 2019 ASLA Southeast Regional Conference!

The conference committee will review and select proposals based on the continuing education approval criteria outlined by associated Boards of Landscape Architectural Examiners. Panel discussions, case studies, lectures, tours and other alternative presentation formats are highly encouraged.

The deadline for submitting session proposals is Friday, February 22, 2019. Final presentations to be submitted by Friday, March 1, 2019

NCASLA Legislative Breakfast

We had a wonderful turnout of both legislators and practitioners for our annual NCASLA Legislative Breakfast. We all shared the values our profession brings as well as learned about state government and how we can all work together toward health, safety, and well beign of the public. 

North Carolina Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA shared his appreciation for our profession and a few words about how our industry interacts with the different levels of government. 

North Carolina Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA shared his appreciation for our profession and a few words about how our industry interacts with the different levels of government. 

Practitioners, executive committee members, and many legistlators were in attendance. 

Practitioners, executive committee members, and many legistlators were in attendance. 

North Carolina Legislative Building and General Assembly

North Carolina Legislative Building and General Assembly

NCBLA Student Scholarships for NCASLA Conference in June

NCBLA is providing opportunities for North Carolina students of Landscape Architecgture to attend the 2018 NCASLA Conference + Expo

NCASLA Educational Scholarship Application

The NC Board of Landscape Architects will award ten (10) $100 educational scholarships to those students currently enrolled in a landscape architecture or horticulture program at a NC University to attend the 2018 NCASLA Conference + Expo, June 20-22, 2018 in Durham, NC. Scholarships will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Candidates are required to produce proof of attendance in order to receive payment. Please return this form along with supporting documentation by June 15, 2018. You should register direct with NC ASLA. Early bird (by May 30, 2018) student registration fee is $75.00. Scholarship payment will be mailed direct to applicant by June 30, 2018.

For questions regarding the conference, please contact Debora Steenson manager@ncasla.org

For questions regarding the scholarship, please contact Barbara Geiger ncbla@bellsouth.net

Call for Nominations

Are you interested in what ASLA North Carolina is doing? Do you want to help the ASLA North Carolina chapter continue to be a leader amongst the other ASLA chapters? The call for nominations starts May 9th and closes June 8th.

 Click Here to Submit Your Nomination or Your Name and Bio

The following positions are open for this election period and will be on the ballot later this summer: 

President Elect (1 year term)

This position leads the conference planning committee and is automatically followed by a one year term as President and a one year term as Past President. The President Elect, President, and Past President also attend the national conference and national leadership training workshops known as Chapter Presidents Council. The President-Elect shall be a Full Member.

 

Treasurer (2 year term)

This position is in charge of collection all fees, dues, charges, and other funds due the Chapter; be the custodian of all Chapter funds and disburse such funds only as authorized by the Executive Committee; keep the accounts of the Chapter that shall be open at all times to inspection by the Executive Committee; present quarterly reports on the financial condition of the Chapter and year-end financial statements to the Executive Committee; and perform such other duties as are customary for the office of chapter treasurer or as may be assigned or delegated by the president. The Treasurer shall be a Full or Associate Member.

 

Member At Large - Awards (2 year term)

This position serves to the Chapter professional, special and student awards program. The Member At Large - awards shall be a Full or Associate Member.

 

Member At Large - Public Relations (2 year term)

The Member at Large for Public Relations shall: oversee and coordinate the communications for the Chapter.  This individual will work closely with the Association Manager, the President and other Executive Committee members to generate communications to the profession through the use of the E-News, the NCASLA website and social media.  He or She will work to increase public awareness of the landscape architecture profession through press releases, media advisory and social media. The Member at Large - Public Relations shall be a Full or Associate Member.

 

Associate Member At Large - Membership  (2 year term)

This position serves to represent the associate membership of the Chapter and be responsible for Chapter continuing education programs and updating the Chapter Operations Handbook. The Member At Large - Membership shall be an Associate Member at the time of running for the position.

 

Charlotte Section Chair (2  year term)

This position coordinates educational and social events in the Charlotte region of the NC Chapter, and he/she makes sure NC and national correspondence is reaching the members in that region. The Section Chairs shall be a Full or Associate Member.

 

Triad Section Chair (2 year term)

This position coordinates educational and social events in the Triad region of the NC Chapter, and he/she makes sure NC and national correspondence is reaching the members in that region. The Section Chairs shall be a Full or Associate Member.

 

Triangle Section Chair (2 year term)

This position coordinates educational and social events in the Triangle region of the NC Chapter, and he/she makes sure NC and national correspondence is reaching the members in that region.The Section Chairs shall be a Full or Associate Member.


Current Executive Committee Roster  (Term)

Trustee-Brian Starkey, PLA, ASLA (2017-2020) **

President - Emily Blackwell, PLA, ASLA  (2017-2018) *

President Elect - Lora Greco, PLA, ASLA (2017-2018) *

Immediate Past President - Michael Askin, PLA, ASLA (2017-2018) *

Treasurer - Elizabeth Frere, MUD, PLA, ASLA (2017-2018) 

Secretary - Terence Welles, Associate ASLA  (2017-2019) 

Member at Large - Awards - Augustine Wong, PLA, ASLA (2017-2018)

Member at Large - Public Relations - Leslie Bartlebaugh, ASLA (2016-2018)

Member at Large - Legislative Affairs -  Kevin Barnes, PLA, ASLA (2017-2019)

Associate Member at Large - Membership Mark Phillips, ASLA (2016-2018)

Charlotte Section - Katie Lloyd, ASLA (2016-2018)

Coastal Section -  Stephanie Kelly, ASLA (2017-2019)

Triad Section - Scott Arnold, ASLA (2016-2018)

Triangle Section - Blake Hall, PLA, ASLA, PE, LEED AP BD+C (2016-2018)

Mountain Section - Joshua Karrick, PLA, ASLA, AICP (2017-2019)

 *Serves a three-year term which includes President Elect, President, and Immediate Past President.

**Serves a three-year term